Effects of stable housing on those with mental illness

Housing study sheds light on the effects of stable housing for those with mental illness

Reducing Mental Health Stigma is Everyone’s Job

Please watch the video below made in memory of Jack Windeler (www.TheJackProject.org). This is an amazing project aimed at reducing stigma around mental health issues and educating people on how to look for signs of mental health distress in young ... Read more

Kristy HayterSeptember 21, 2011

Teens and Mental Health

I wanted to share an interesting article from The Tyee about mental health screening for teens. The piece is written by Alan Cassels and looks at the pros and cons of screening teens for mental illness. It is worth a ... Read more

Kristy HayterJuly 26, 2011

Shedding the stigma of mental illness

One of Vancouver's most popular bloggers, Raul Pacheco, and his friend and follow blogger, Isabella Mori, organize "Mental Health Camp". Raul has written a great piece about mental health and how every one of us can suffer from a mental ... Read more

Kristy HayterJune 08, 2010

The value of mental health

Kevin Takahashi and Alex Lau from RBC Financial presented Krista Thompson, Executive Director of Covenant House Vancouver with a donation of $40,000 to help fund Covenant House's Mental Health Program. This donation of $40,000 will help to ensure that our ... Read more

Kristy HayterMay 11, 2010