Toughing it out for Mental Health

When Scott Campbell attended our Breakfast earlier this year, he was moved to do more than just talk. He decided to do something about mental health in his community.… Read more

Reflecting on Mental Health for Canada 150

As with any momentous milestone, Canada 150 is a time to reflect on progress and possibility. The Foundation's CEO Mark Korthuis considers the importance of mental health at this moment in time.… Read more

Crescendo Kicks Off its First Year

On Friday, June 9 we joined John Cameron Entertainment as they launched what John Cameron hailed as “the city’s first concert in support of mental health."… Read more

What Matters to You Day 2017

What Matters to You Day was this past Tuesday, and many people participated online and in care facilities to let Alberta Health Services know what is most important to them when receiving care. … Read more

RBC Gives $50K Toward ACCESS Open Minds

We’re excited to announce that the Mental Health Foundation and the Royal Alexandra Hospital Foundation will receive $50,000 from the Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) to support ACCESS Open Minds. … Read more

Incredible Years: Rob’s Story

Rob is a father of one and has spent the last 8 years getting help for trauma and addiction. Incredible Years was an important support system for him while he quit drinking… Read more

R.S. Fowler Speaks Up for Mental Health

On May 5 Richard S. Fowler participated in a 10 hour bike-a-thon, with an amazing $40,000 goal.… Read more

Touring the TMS Lab with Dr. Frank MacMaster

rTMS is showing promise for individuals with depression. We visited Dr. Frank MacMaster, who specializes in research with rTMS and youth, to discuss how it works.… Read more

Inside ACCESS Open Minds

ACCESS Open Minds offers promising services that will streamline mental health care pathways for youth. Recently the Foundation staff had an opportunity to take a tour inside the Edmonton ACCESS Open Minds site clinic at the Bill Rees YMCA.… Read more