ACCESS Open Minds New Brunswick launches sites

May 4, 2017

NEW BRUNSWICK May 4, 2017 – ACCESS Open Minds New Brunswick (ACCESS OM NB) is pleased to announce partnerships with three provincial community organizations that will enable them to open their doors to young people struggling with mental health challenges and improve access to integrated mental health care : (1)The Centre de Bénévolat de la…

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ACCESS Open Minds Edmonton site launches!

April 7, 2017

Congratulations to the AOM Edmonton team on their successful site launch this week! With involvement from diverse local stakeholders and visitors from Edmonton and further afoot, the team showcased the work that they – along with Alberta Health Services and their partners – have been doing to improve youth mental health services in their city….

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Mission accomplished: a new piano for the Dans la Rue music room!

April 1, 2017

Congratulations to the Dans la Rue team, a main partner of ACCESS Open Minds RIPAJ-Montréal (Réseau d’Intervention de Proximité Auprès des Jeunes de la rue), and to the generous audience who attended the Leonard Cohen-themed benefit concert March 29th at La Sala Rossa. The event took place on Piano Day (the 88th day of the…

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ACCESS OM Network Meeting held February 20-22, 2017 in Montreal

February 20, 2017

From February 20-22, 2017  130 members of the ACCESS Open Minds network from across Canada — as well as a few guests of honour from as far as the UK — congregated in Montreal for three days of knowledge sharing and networking. The theme of the 3 day event was “Growing Momentum” and was an…

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ACCESS OM Studentship and Grant Recipients Announced

January 6, 2017

ACCESS Open Minds has awarded six studentships and two small operating grants through a competition held last November and promoted across its network. Recipients are:   Studentships—Masters   Sarah McIlwaine — Supervisor Dr. Jai Shah (Dorval-Lachine-Lasalle site) Masters, McGill University – 2 years; $10,000 for the 1st year (Sarah has $10K McGill award); $17,850 for…

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Youth Bursary for IAYMH 2017 conference in Dublin (deadline: May 15, 2017)

April 3, 2017

Benefit concert for Dans la rue (March 29, 2017)

March 24, 2017

ACCESS Open Minds Edmonton Site Launch (April 6, 2017)

March 10, 2017

Walk so Kid’s Can Talk (May 7, 2017)

March 10, 2017

2nd Annual Canadian Mental Health For All Conference – “It Takes A Nation” (Sept 18, 19, 20, 2017)

January 10, 2017