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ACCESS OPEN MINDS NEW BRUNSWICK ANNOUNCES PARTNERING COMMUNITIES: 

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.

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ABOUT ACCESS OPEN MINDS NEW BRUNSWICK

Team New Brunswick is made up of youth and their supporters, First Nations, community, researchers, decision makers, and service providers. New Brunswick was chosen as a site for this research project because it is representative of Canada. It is bilingual, diverse, urban and rural.

 

NEW BRUNSWICK’S CHALLENGES

In the Children and Youth Rights and Well-being Snapshot, the New Brunswick Health Council and the Child and Youth Advocate reported that:

 

NEW BRUNSWICK’S SOLUTION

We will work to make sure that all New Brunswick youth have timely access to community-based mental health care. We will listen and work with youth and their supporters. We will look for people and organizations that offer support to the community already. We will work with them to find out what other support is needed. Our suggestions will be tailored to each community, recognizing that each is different and unique.

 

ACCESS OPEN MINDS NEW BRUNSWICK RESEARCH AND EVALUATION PLAN

During the project, we will collect and analyze information to see how our work makes a difference in the lives of youth in NB.

 

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Additional contacts:

Kevin F. Leahy, Interim Research Coordinator
Fredericton, New Brunswick
(506) 451-6043

Alysha Elliott
NB SPOR & NBHRF Communications Officer
30 Knowledge Park Drive, Suite 100
Fredericton, New Brunswick
E3C 2R2
Office: 506-455-8886
Cell: 506-476-5327
Fax: 506-455-0642