AGM

Thank- you to everyone who attended our AGM on June 26th, 2017. Excellent presentations were given by June Jollymore and Judith Fingard.  The evening ended with musical entertainment by Rita-Jane, Alan, Mike and Joel.

Our challenging year has ended on a resilient note; we have covered our cumulative deficit.  We are grateful to the individuals, organizations and funders who believe in the work of our organization.

We want to welcome our new Board Chair, Erin Flaim, and thank our Past Chair, Hayden Laltoo, for his leadership during difficult times. It is the dedication of amazing volunteers like Erin and Hayden that help us to continue offering our vital social support programs.

Link to our most recent Annual Report CMHA Halifax -Dartmouth Annual report final – 2016 2017

Link to our 2016-2017 Audited Statements CMHA_Mar17FS Audited Statements

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211 Nova Scotia http://ns.211.ca/

Call 211 Nova Scotia: Information 24/7 

211 is a free, confidential information and referral service to more than 3,000 community and social services across Nova Scotia. It is available throughout the province – 24 hours a day, 365 days a year – by dialing “2-1-1” to speak to a helpful staff member or by searching the easy-to-use online database at http://ns.211.ca/

The 211 call centre is staffed with Information and Referral Specialists who are fully trained to deal with the most complex and sensitive questions and how to get to the real issue affecting a caller.

 

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Emergency & Crisis Support Contact Information

CMHA Halifax-Dartmouth Branch does not provide counselling or crisis services. 

The following information is from the Nova Scotia Health Authority:
Emergency and Crisis Support

“If you need help immediately, call 911 or go to your nearest emergency department.

Mental Health Mobile Crisis is a 24-hour, 7 day-a-week phone service to help you or your loved one cope with mental health and addiction challenges in the moment.

Call 902-429-8167 or toll-free at 1-888-429-8167 from anywhere in Nova Scotia.

The mobile unit serves Halifax and the surrounding areas from 1:00 pm to 1:00 am. http://www.cdha.nshealth.ca/mental-health-and-addictions-program/contact-emergency-and-crisis-support”

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Mosaic for Mental Health – More pics…

More pics from our 18th Mosaic for Mental Health Art Exhibition & Sale was held at the Craig Gallery, Alderney Landing during October 2016.

                         Thank you to everyone who helped create the 2016 Mosaic for Mental Health

Opening Night was a great success.

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CMHA Halifax-Dartmouth Branch Annual Report, Financial Statements & Annual General Meeting Presentation

Our  Annual General Meeting was held June 22nd, 2016. 2020 Gottingen St., Halifax  

Link to our CMHA Halifax-Dartmouth Annual Report  cmha-halifax-dartmouth-branch-annual-report-2015-2016

Link to CMHA Halifax-Dartmouth audited financial statements  FS FINAL 2016 CANADIAN MENTAL

Professor Lars Osberg gave an informative presentation at the CMHA Halifax-Dartmouth Annual General Meeting entitled  Poverty in Nova Scotia: Money Does Matter                            poverty-in-nova-scotia-money-does-matter (2)

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CMHA Halifax-Dartmouth Branch

 

VISION

mentally healthy people in a healthy society

MISSION

As a local leader and champion for mental health, we support the resilience and recovery/well-being of people living with mental illness through our social programs, our support services, and through the provision of information, resources, referrals and advocacy in a space that is inclusive, safe, and respectful. We strive to create an environment of hope, to reduce stigma, and to promote mental health for all.

 

Our Path of Hope

CMHA Strategic Plan Final Mar 2016 (002)

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