The Mental Health Foundation is dedicated to building better mental health and mental health care for people in Alberta. We do this through raising, managing and distributing funds to support ground-breaking education and programs, cutting-edge research, next generation technologies, and facility enhancements within the addiction and mental health care system.

Tool supporting mental health and wellness through COVID-19 pandemic launched

Albertans struggling with COVID-19 related stress, anxiety and depression now have help through Text4Hope, a free service providing three months of daily Cognitive Behavioural Therapy-based text messages written by mental health therapists.… Read more

Why support mental health?

Mental illness affects one in five Albertans during their lifetime. Mental illness and addiction take a significant toll on the health of Albertans, and on the cost of providing healthcare. They also have a significant direct and indirect societal impact.

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