Stories

Hockey Helps Kids Video Kickoff on January 31st!

D.S. MacKenzie Junior High has teamed up with the Mental Health Foundation and Oilers forward (#29) Leon Draisaitl for Hockey Helps Kids 2018, and is getting ready to kickoff this year’s Charity Cup Challenge on Wednesday at Rogers Place as members of #TeamDrai.… Read more

Giving Thanks Tuesday

Today is Giving Tuesday. It’s a day when everyone is encouraged to take a break from shopping and to think about the good that giving can do.… Read more

The Foundation Reaches rTMS Fundraising Goal

In March, we set a big hairy audacious goal for our annual breakfast: $400K to purchase 5 new rTMS machines in Edmonton to treat individuals with depression.… Read more

Peer Support Work: From Hopelessness to Hope

Pam is a peer support worker, and uses her lived experience as a tool to connect to others with pasts like her own, but who aren’t yet as far along on their paths to healing.… Read more

A Party with a Purpose

For her 65th birthday celebration on October 1st, the Foundation’s long-time supporter Krishna Gupta hosted a “Party with a Purpose” at the Hotel Macdonald.… Read more

Hockey Helps Kids Kickoff

This week was not only the kickoff to the hockey season, but also the kickoff to a program co-founded by Chloe and Harrison Katz: Hockey Helps Kids.… Read more

World Mental Health Day 2017

October 10 is World Mental Health Day 2017, and leading up to this day—observed yearly by the World Health Organization—we are asking our community to share your better future in mind with us… Read more

Fringe Benefits: 6th Annual Book Sale for Mental Health

If you made your way to the Old Strathcona Fringe grounds this August, chances are you walked past our 6th annual Fringe Book Sale as you headed to shows.… Read more