On June 13, CMHA Cochrane-Timiskaming joins organizations across Canada in recognizing Men’s Mental Health Awareness Day. This annual event aims to normalize conversations about mental health issues and reduce the stigma that often prevents men from seeking help. CMHA recognizes that stigma may make it difficult for men to identify their own mental health and […]Continue readingCMHA recognizes Men’s Mental Health Awareness Day
CMHA Cochrane-Timiskaming joins individuals and organizations across the province to celebrate Seniors Month in June. Seniors’ Month is an important time to celebrate the valuable contributions older adults make in communities across Ontario and reflect on the way they are supported. CMHA Cochrane-Timiskaming is dedicated to supporting the well-being of all people throughout their lives, […]Continue readingCMHA Celebrates Seniors Month
#GETLOUD with us! CMHA Mental Health Week is May 1st to 7th. CMHA has a variety of fun activities planned to celebrate mental health and bring greater understanding of mental illness within our communities. For up-to-the-minute updates on what we are doing during CMHA Mental Health Week, visit us on Facebook and Twitter. Share how […]Continue reading#GETLOUD for CMHA Mental Health Week
North Bay Regional Health Centre’s North East Behavioural Supports Ontario (NE BSO) and Seniors’ Mental Health Regional Consultation Service is delighted to announce an exciting rural service enhancement to our existing partnership with the Northern Ontario Francophone Psychiatrist Program (NOFPP). Commencing the week of February 6, 2017, Specialty Geriatric Psychiatry consultations will be provided on […]Continue readingTogether, we are enhancing geriatric psychiatry services in Timiskaming!
Canadians across the country will join together on social media to text, talk and tweet about mental health for the 7th annual Bell Let’s Talk Day on January 25, 2017. Bell’s annual campaign encourages people to “start the conversation” about mental health with friends, family and co-workers, recognizing that simply talking makes a significant impact in breaking […]Continue readingSupport Mental Health on Bell Let’s Talk Day
With the holidays over and the grey winter weather setting in, some Canadians may notice a shift in mood and energy. While ‘Blue Monday’ – the third Monday of January – once touted as the most depressing day of the year, has proven to be a myth, the ‘winter blues’ are all too real. Research […]Continue readingCoping with the winter blues
The Kirkland Lake Gold Miners and the Canadian Mental Health Association Cochrane-Timiskaming Branch are teaming up to raise awareness about the importance of mental health during an upcoming Gold Miner’s home game. The Gold Miners’ game on Sunday, January 8th at 4 p.m. will feature a CMHA kiosk so fans can learn more about mental […]Continue readingCMHA and Kirkland Lake Gold Miners Team Up
This year, the Canadian Mental Health Association Cochrane-Timiskaming Branch is celebrating the holidays by sponsoring public swims across communities in its’ catchment areas. We hope this will allow people to spend quality time with loved ones and to stay active during the holiday season. Join us: Joe Mavrinac Community Complex – Kirkland Lake: December 23rd […]Continue readingCMHA Sponsors Public Swims for the Holidays
CMHA Cochrane-Timiskaming is proud to have launched it’s new website in December 2016. The new site is easier to navigate, features up-to-date information on all programs and services and is available in both French and English. Visit our site often to know what is happening at the Branch and to learn more about our services […]Continue readingNew Website for CMHA-CT!