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Mental Health Week Press Release
May 3, 2024

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact:Lori PrattDirector, Fund Development & Communications780.236.1485 JOIN THE MOVEMENT: MENTAL HEALTH WEEK 2024 CALLS FOR COMPASSION IN EDMONTON Edmonton, AB: The countdown begins for Mental Health Week 2024,…

Relive the best of the 90s & 2000s at CMHA’s Throwback Dance Party!
Feb 9, 2024

EDMONTON, AB – The Canadian Mental Health Association – Edmonton Region (CMHA-ER) is excited to announce its upcoming Decompression Session Throwback FUN Raiser, scheduled to take place on Saturday, March…

McGill research reveals positive impact of CMHA Ontario’s Talk Today program in Canadian Junior Hockey League
Jan 26, 2023

(Montreal/Toronto, Jan. 26, 2023) – A new report by McGill University Faculty of Education researchers shows Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), Ontario’s Talk Today program is making a positive impact…

Blue Monday – Myth or Fact?
Jan 10, 2023

Is Blue Monday really the most depressing day of the year? Not scientifically speaking, no. It was actually a marketing strategy created to encourage people to go on vacation in January.   What is very real,…

Emergency Departments aren’t the cure for our mental health crisis but there’s nowhere else to turn
Dec 12, 2022

Act for Mental Health calls for the promised Canada Mental Health Transfer now FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Edmonton, AB (December 12th) – With rising mental health care needs and Emergency Departments…

International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day
Nov 15, 2022

Edmonton, AB – Every day, 11 Edmontonians attempt or die by suicide. Grief can be a complicated process and unfortunately, life doesn’t stop moving when you lose someone you love….

Youth Suicide Grief Support Services Launching in October
Oct 21, 2022

Edmonton, AB – In Edmonton, 11 people attempt or die by suicide per day. Grieving a loss to suicide can seem overwhelming, but the support and understanding of others can be…

ATB announces the return of the ATB Classic to Edmonton
Oct 21, 2022

MEDIA RELEASE: ATB announces the return of the ATB Classic to Edmonton ATB announces the return of the ATB Classic to Edmonton Tournament adds Volvo Edmonton as presenting sponsor EDMONTON,…

Prosper Place is Joining the CMHA Edmonton Family!
Oct 21, 2022

CMHA Edmonton and Prosper Place has joined forces as one organization, to continue under the Canadian Mental Health Association – Edmonton Region banner. Prosper Place is a safe, inclusive community of vibrant…

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