Start Talking™ is a Simcoe County Mental Health Awareness campaign led by community members and the Canadian Mental Health Association Simcoe County Branch. We strive to shed light on some of our community’s struggles and stomp out the stigma associated with mental health.MORE ABOUT OUR MISSION >
We advocate to end the stigma of mental health in our community through conversation.MORE ON EDUCATION >
We encourage individual & corporate donations, as well as the hosting of fundraisers in benefit of mental health awareness in our community.DONATE NOW >
We provide support to those in our community who are, or know someone suffering, with mental health challenges through local, accessible programming.READ OUR STORIES >
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$600,000 is the number to make this happen! Our Youth Mental Health Centre is good, but could be better with your help. The launch of the “Youth Shine” Campaign will make our centre more inviting and able to offer additional resources for our youth and families. Help us make our new youth mental health centre a reality.