Posted on Nov 11, 2019

Spooky season is officially over and winter feels closer than ever. As always we want to reflect on our progress so far and what we’re looking forward to in the coming month.

In early October, we traveled to Winnipeg to work with a group of newcomer youth, in partnership with the YMCA. This was our final community visit for this phase of the project, and we were thrilled with the group’s

Posted on Nov 4, 2019

September has come and gone and it’s time for our monthly update. To start, I wanted to reflect on our progress. As of October 1st we have:

  • Engaged 47 youth in 3 provinces and 1 territory 
  • Encouraged and supported the youth in gaining 803 hours of volunteer service
  • Supported youth in securing $6500 of funding through the #RisingYouth grant
  • Co-created 7 community-specific resources to support

Posted on Sep 18, 2019

We can’t believe the summer is finally winding down, it has been a whirlwind at the mindyourmind office! We’re currently finishing up with our Windsor group, and are looking forward to putting the final touches on their mental health workbook, Border Town, and planning their launch event. If you haven’t yet, check out the quiz, (How’s It Growing) which is now also available in French and Arabic

Posted on Jul 19, 2019

This month we want to feature our third partner, Hôtel-Dieu Grace Healthcare (HDGH). HDGH is based out of Windsor, Ontario. We worked with the team from the Regional Children’s Centre, which offers crisis services, walk in counselling, outpatient counselling and therapy, assessment and consultation, day treatment, residential treatment and in home treatment. The Centre also runs a youth council, Y

Posted on Jul 10, 2019

This month we would like to highlight two more of our amazing partners! We want to highlight the work of the HeartWood Centre for Community Youth Development and Laing House, both of Halifax, NS. We had our final webinar with the Halifax group and our work is complete, as a result we thought this would be a great time to send them a giant THANK YOU!

The HeartWood Centre for Community Youth

Posted on May 3, 2019

We wanted to change things up this time around and highlight the work of one of our amazing partners! Sea to Sky Community Services (SSCS) in Squamish, British Columbia, has been around since 1978 and provides vital services for the residents of the Sea-to-Sky Corridor. They help children, youth, adults and seniors with just about anything and everything. Check out this link for a full listing of

Posted on Apr 1, 2019

March has flown by and we are relieved that spring is finally here! The mindyourmindteam has been very busy with the exciting Canada Service Corps initiatives.

Congrats to the Squamish youth team, who were successful in receiving a #RisingYouth grant. This group will be hosting a Youth Leadership Summit during British Columbia Youth Week, the event will be on May 27th. The summit is designed to