Everyone deserves to be mentally healthy and live in a healthy community. Canadian Mental Health Foundation, Vancouver-Fraser supports people in the Metro Vancouver and Fraser Valley build mental wellness and resilience and support recovery from mental illness or addiction. Our programs support mental health for all from child and youth to adult and senior programs, wherever they are on their mental health journey – from education and awareness to recovery. We have 12 programs delivered from 22 program sites throughout our the Vancouver and Fraser Valley region that range from clubhouse and group activities and support, to 1:1 coaching and counselling.
We walk alongside people living with mental illness and substance concerns, supporting them to develop skills, recover and maintain mental wellness. This includes:
- developing vocational, life and wellness skills
- obtaining volunteer opportunities and competitive employment
- increasing skills and confidence to navigate support resources, engage in the community, and develop resilience
- recognize symptoms of mental wellness struggles in self or others