February 2017

Feb
16

The Mental Health Commission of Canada is pleased to partner with Alterna Savings Crackup, the National Capital’s premiere event in support of mental health, from February 4-18, 2017.

On Thursday February 16, the MHCC will present 

Feb
13-15

The mental health and safety of police personnel and other first responders has long been a priority for both the the Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) and the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police (CACP).

Many police…

January 2017

Jan
25

Join the Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) as we support Bell Let’s Talk Day. The MHCC is encouraging its employees, stakeholders, and members of its digital community to spread the message and…

November 2016

Nov
29

It has been over three years since the end of the At Home/Chez Soi (AH/CS) national research project.  How have the lessons from AH/CS and the principles of Housing…

Nov
19

International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day marks a day to support all who have lost loved ones to suicide.

Every year, nearly 4,000 people die by suicide in Canada – a terrible loss for families and friends and our society as a whole.…

Nov
15-17

The FNHMA 2016 national conference aims to increase capacity of First Nations Health Managers as a key to contributing to First Nations health service delivery at the community level.

First Nations Health Managers are leaders who honour,…

Nov
14-20

A growing number of Canadians are experiencing the benefits of digital health. Technology is transforming the way we detect, control and treat physical ailments and chronic conditions in new and innovative ways.

One such method is through…

Nov
7-10

The APCO 2016 Conference and Tradeshow program features relevant and leading-edge professional development opportunities that will provide public safety communications professionals with advanced knowledge to enhance performance in their roles.…

October 2016

Oct
27

The Capitalize for Kids Investors Conference brings together prominent investors to help solve the toughest challenges in children's brain and mental health.

https://capitalizeforkids.org

Oct
27

Conversations about mental health have galvanized attention across the country, people with lived experience have bravely shared their stories, innovative brain research is reaching a tipping point, and novel and improved treatments are emerging…

Oct
27-28

The Schizophrenia Society of Nova Scotia, on behalf of the Schizophrenia Society of Canada, is hosting the 2016 National Conference, themed “Psychosis: New Perspectives, Bright Horizons” in Halifax on October 27 and 28.

Presentations will…

Oct
26-29

The Hope, Help and Healing Conference, presented by CASP and the Nunavut Kamatsiaqtut Help Line (NKHL), will include a plenary session for all participants, followed by individual sessions on various topics pertaining to suicide prevention. Each…

Oct
24-26

Join change professionals, HR leaders, workplace wellness champions, corporate culture experts and senior management from organizations across the country, celebrating 20 years of enacting change to meet the future needs of Canadian workplaces.…

Oct
20-22

Canada’s premier multidisciplinary conference for those interested in individual and population aging. This year’s theme explores innovation in research and practice in aging.

Hear from experts in the field of aging across a range of…

Oct
19

The Royal-Mach-Gaensslen Prize for Mental Health Research was established in partnership with The Royal’s Institute of Mental Health Research in 2015, to recognize and support Canadian early-career researchers in the area of mental health.

Oct
18-19

This year’s conference will celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Ottawa Charter for Health Promotion. To reflect on remaining challenges and discuss where the profession should head in the next 30 years, we will focus on the theme of…

Oct
18

10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. ET
Pinecrest-Queensway Community Health Centre,
Ottawa, ON

The Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) invites you to the launch of our latest research project The Case for Diversity: Building the…

Oct
16-17

Charlottetown, PE

The Global Forum presents a unique opportunity to learn from and connect with international health promotion leaders. The event will bring together policymakers, government leaders, NGOs, researchers, educators, health…

Oct
4

The Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC), in collaboration with Mount Royal University, is hosting an inaugural HEADSTRONG summit for First Nations, Métis and rural students featuring acclaimed First Nation’s rap artist Drezus.

Oct
2-8

The Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) is proud to support the Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness (CAMIMH) and Mental Health Mental Illness Awareness Week (MIAW). 

MIAW is an annual national…

September 2016

Sep
29-30

Toronto, ON

This fall, the Mental Health Commission of Canada is pleased to partner with the Canadian Mental Health Association’s for a new and exciting annual conference. The Mental…

Sep
25-28

St. John’s, NL

Organized by the Canadian Association of Fire Chiefs (CAFC), Fire-Rescue Canada is one of CAFC's most important events for of the year for Chiefs of Fire Services.  This annual four-day event attracts…

Sep
18-22

Calgary, AB

This 22nd World Congress for the International Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions (IACAPAP) will be a joint meeting with the 36th Annual Conference of…

Sep
11-14

St. John’s, NL

The 13th National Health, Safety and Industrial Relations Training Fund Conference will gather more than 200 local union representatives and employers to address workplace mental health learning…

Sep
10

Each year on September 10, a commitment to saving lives brings together communities from across Canada and around the world. Since 2003, World Suicide Prevention Day has served as a call to action to individuals and organizations to prevent…

August 2016

Aug
12

Youth matter – with over 1.8 billion young people, they are the most connected, outspoken and the most open-minded generation.

Join the MHCC and MHCC Youth Council…

July 2016

Jul-Aug
31-2

St. John’s, NL

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is gaining increasing attention within diverse organizations whose employees, clients, or members are exposed to risk and threats to their physical, emotional,…

June 2016

Jun
30

We’re looking for Inuit stories to inspire hope on the journey to mental wellness.

The Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC), in partnership with Inuit Tapirit Kanatami, is looking for a short video submission on your journey. Videos…

Jun
20-23

An important event that will contribute to the education and training of service providers, service users, and other stakeholders of the mental health care system. 

The conference theme this year is, Recovery: You, Me,…

Jun
13-15

Meet thought leaders and innovators in workplace mental health, and hear how they’re succeeding with initiatives contributing to mentally healthy workplaces.

Workplace Mental Health 2016 gathers organizations that have invested in…