Posted on Jul 23, 2020

June has been an exciting month for us as our youthexperts on-line group went into full swing!  As you may remember we opened the call for youth across Canada who are mental health advocates in their own communities and have projects and initiatives they want to bring to life. When we knew that we had to bring our group on-line, we started some serious brainstorming. We know this pandemic has

Posted on Jun 9, 2020

We have had a wonderful May prepping, planning, and launching the next chapter of the Canada Service Corps project! As the pandemic continues to affect our lives, we are all adjusting to working from home. Our on-line cohort was launched this month with a vibrant and warm group of young people who are stretched across Canada. Each participant came to the table with their own project ideas of how

Posted on May 6, 2020

April saw the beginnings of our next CSC chapter; and the creation of our online youthexperts cohort. We opened the application to youth across Canada who have a plan or initiative they want to bring to life in their own communities, and the applicants came pouring in! Because of the current climate, we decided the online forum was the best way to still be proactive and keep everyone healthy. We

Posted on Mar 3, 2020

It’s time for our monthly update with the Canada Service Corps project! February was a productive month as we near the end of the first stage in this Federal project. We are gearing up for the second leg of this initiative and are looking forward to sharing what we have coming up this spring! One of our original team members for the CSC project, has decided to expand their horizons and move into

Posted on Feb 24, 2020

The new year arrived with fresh intentions and excitement to put the final pieces together on all of our original projects! We can’t believe that we are in the final three months of the initial pilot project of the Youth Services Initiative. We are so pleased that the good work the national partners are doing across Canada will continue into the next year. It has been such an amazing experience

Posted on Jan 13, 2020

December tends to be a busy time for people between different holidays happening and gearing up for a new year.  We definitely made the most out of our time in the office as we head toward the final months of this phase of our projects!

We were lucky to attend a wrap up celebration with our Windsor team this month, and showed off Border Town, How’s it Growing, and Be Safe (our free crisis support

Posted on Dec 1, 2019

November has come and gone so quickly for us! As always we want to reflect on our progress so far and what we’re looking forward to in the coming month.

This month was spent working on crafting the quiz questions for our Winnipeg group. Category creation and making sure appropriate questions and answers have been the focus and priority for our webinars with our Winnipeg friends. An important