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Article by Brock Weir, The Auroran, Week of Apr. 23 (p.3) Porches and front steps are seeing a resurgence of popularity as outdoor living spaces as families look at creative ways of staying connected while still maintaining physical distancing. But they have also become outdoor giving places...

CMHA York Region and South Simcoe has over 100 volunteers who are helping to make our mission, Mental Health for All, a reality. Last year alone they gave 5994 hours of their time to ensure the smooth running of our programs. And last June, a...

With all the information circulating around about the Coronavirus (COVID-19), it’s no wonder that some are reporting feeling a little overwhelmed. Fear and anxiety are completely natural because as humans, we are hardwired with these emotions that help protect ourselves from danger. Here at CMHA we...

…the MOBYSS bus that is! This #givingtuesdayCA, please consider ‘getting on the bus with us” and making a donation to Canadian Mental Health Association York and South Simcoe that will keep MOBYSS, Ontario’s first and only travelling youth health clinic on the road in York Region...

From November 25 - Dec 1, CMHA will join with the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA) and addiction prevention, treatment and recovery organizations across the country to mark National Addictions Awareness Week (NAAW). This years’ theme for National Addictions Awareness Week is Stigma Ends with...

As students prepare for exams, CMHA Ontario is reminding them to keep mental health in mind with some quick stress-management tips. Those struggling with low mood or anxiety can turn to CMHA Ontario’s free skill-building program BounceBack®: Reclaim your health to learn how to deal with...

CMHA York South Simcoe joins individuals and organizations worldwide to commemorate the Trangender Day of Remembrance, an annual observance on November 20 that honours the memory of the transgender people whose lives were lost in acts of anti-transgender violence. These acts of violence are due to...

Article by: Alison Wines, Communications Consultant, CMHA York Region South Simcoe Here at CMHA-YRSS, we are fortunate to have some amazing supporters, who raise substantial funds to keep our programs running and build awareness of our work within our communities. One of these supporters is Judy Brunton,...