Monday, November 23, 2015

Advocacy and Information: Youth Mental Health and Suicide

It’s one of the most pressing issues facing our teens today – the lack of support for mental illness and its tragic consequences, such as suicide. 1.2 million Canadian children and youth are affected by mental illness – yet less than one-quarter of them are getting help. Suicide is one of the leading causes of death among our youth.

Let’s open the door so that we can drive more conversations regarding youth mental health, and get our children the help they need.

Bust The Myths

Looking for more information on how to talk about suicide, mental health or mental illness with youth?

Visit the link to check out the videos as experts, parents and youth share their perspectives and bust the most common myths that exist today around this issue.


Get the Guide

Information, resources and tips for parents and caregivers on how to support your teen’s mental health.


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