New Mental Health Support Group for Family Caregivers in Bolton
The Family Association for Mental Health Everywhere (FAME) has expanded its services to include a new family support group in Bolton. This free monthly support group, set to begin on June 1, 2017, is for family members and caregivers who support an individual experiencing a mental health concern.
Download: Bolton Support Group Media Release – May 2017
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FAME Responds to the Growing Need of Mental Health Services in a Community Where Services are Fractured
The Family Association for Mental Health Everywhere (FAME) is expanding services to caregivers in Orangeville. One-in-five people in Canada will experience diagnosable mental health problems or illnesses in their lifetime. FAME is happy to announce that, effective this month (February 2016), it will be providing support services to family members and caregivers who are impacted by a loved one’s mental health concern in Orangeville and surrounding communities.
Download: FAME Orangeville Media Release – February 2016
The Family Association for Mental Health Everywhere(FAME) Applauds the United Way of Peel
The Family Association for Mental Health Everywhere (FAME) applauds the United Way of Peel in their undertaking and the subsequent release of “Mapping the Mental Health System in Peel Region: Challenges and Opportunities”. It’s clear all participants share their vision, their insight and opportunities to improve the current mental health system and the priority areas where these changes are most needed in the Region of Peel. One-in-five people in Canada will experience diagnosable mental health problems or illnesses in their lifetime; in Peel that represents a staggering 259,362 residents.
Download: FAME Response to press release – January 2014
Simply Divas. The Supper Club Series Fundraising Event Celebrates Resilience and Recovery for Families Impacted by Mental Illness
Christine Cooper, Executive Director of the Family Association for Mental Health Everywhere (FAME), is pleased to announce that FAME will kick-off Mental Health Awareness Month on Wednesday, October 1st with the return of its spectacular fundraising event, simply divas, the Supper Club Series. at Böehmer Restaurant (93 Ossington Avenue). This event brings together stellar talent, iconic music, and Boehmer’s spectacular space and sumptuous fare for an unforgettable entertainment experience. Performers include Jennifer Walls, Now’s Artist to Watch and Leah Canali.
Download: Simply Divas Media Release – Final