The CMHA is a Canada-wide charitable organization promoting the mental health of all and supporting the resiliance and recovery of those who experience mental illness

The Canadian Mental Health Association (http://www.cmha.ca) is one of the oldest continuing voluntary health organizations in Canada. Its broad mandate is to promote the mental health of all people. CMHA's involvement in the many issues surrounding mental health is based on fundamental principles of empowerment, peer and family support, participation in decision-making, citizenship and inclusion in community life.

"Policy Statements" articulate the general principles & recommendations relating to a particular issue, which are endorsed by the CMHA (http://www.cmha.ca/bins/content_page.asp?cid=5-33&lang=1).


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Woodstock ON N4S 1K3
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Tillsonburg ON N4G 2A2
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Ingersoll ON N5C 1B8
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1. Address, promote & advocate all aspects of mental health & illness

2. Forge strong connections with policy-makers, mental health consumers & their loved-ones, educators, media, stakeholders & other service providers

3. Stay informed on relevant mental health issues

4. Eliminate stigmas associated with mental health