Mental Health Resources
National Alliance on Mental Illness
Some common signs of a mental health condition.
A non-urgent service to help people navigate the addiction and mental health system, that explores options with clients and directs or refers to the most appropriate resource.
Offers assessment by a psychiatrist for people 16 years and older with below average intelligence and a mental health problem. Offers consultation and works with caregivers and community agencies. Medical referral required.
Get the facts about mental illness and learn about the mental health services and supports offered by the CMHA.
Provides confidential, non-judgmental peer support for youth by phone, email, text or online chat.
A 24 hour crisis line where you will always get an open mind and a caring ear.
Provides client-centered, flexible services promoting the abilities of adults with a mental illness through skill development, support counselling and social/recreational programs.
Provides transition support to youth 16-24 years of age, who are struggling with mental health issues and require assistance to transition from Child & Adolescent Mental Health Services into adulthood. A referral through Access Mental Health or another professional is needed.
A mental health promotion/ early identification/ intervention program for young adolescents.
Provides services to young adults between 16-24 years who are experiencing mental health concerns, issues with wellbeing, and barriers to service.
A comprehensive guide to help college students identify common mental health issues, their warning signs, how to manage them and when to seek treatment.
Mental Health First Aid Canada
Courses to improve mental health literacy, and offer the skills and knowledge needed to help family members, friends or colleagues who are struggling with mental health problems.
A confidential, anonymous service offering crisis intervention, information about mental health programs and services, and referrals to other agencies if needed.
A website to help youth and young adults in British Columbia check out how they’re feeling and quickly connect to mental health resources and support.
A space for youth and young adults (14-24) to find support when going through tough times.
Accredited Schools Online
Expert advice and school resources for understanding mental health disorders and getting help.
An app & book that provides students with information on topics including time management, relationships, sexual activity, mental illness, suicide and addictions.
Teen Mental Health
A video about the life of someone with OCD and how individuals around them can help.
Reliable information about youth addiction and mental health from MyHealth.Alberta.
Canadian Mental Health Association-Calgary
Videos that discuss how a person might feel if there are experiencing a mental health issue.
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