Harm reduction policies gain favour on campuses

Posted on April 30th, 2018

In response to the opioid crisis, many universities across the country are stocking and distributing the opioid-blocking medication naloxone. Use of the medication not only saves lives but also signals […]

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CNC partners with Aboriginal Housing Society of Prince George to support student housing

Posted on April 27th, 2018

The College of New Caledonia (CNC) strengthened its relationship with the Aboriginal Housing Society of Prince George (AHSPG) with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding on April 17, 2018. […]

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Anxious students’ demand for help leads to lesson on single-session therapy

Posted on April 24th, 2018

When Meredith Henry began working at the University of New Brunswick in Saint John in 2006, she could counsel a student within a day or two. Now, students are waiting […]

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Funding boost to increase the number of trained caregivers

Posted on April 23rd, 2018

Whether seniors live in residential care, assisted living or their own homes, government is taking action to ensure care will be there for them when and where they need it. […]

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HM|HC volunteer receives top UBC honours for community mental health contributions

Posted on April 16th, 2018

Join us in congratulating Katherine Moore, who received the UBC Faculty of Arts ‘Outstanding Leadership in the UBC Community and Beyond‘ award! These awards are given to dedicated student leaders who have made […]

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New eBrain Centre to be created at SFU Surrey campus

Posted on April 13th, 2018

SFU’s Surrey campus will soon house two new research facilities—one, a regional hub called the eBrain Centre, focusing on diagnosing and treating youth mental health and addiction, and the other, […]

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New Queen’s University Wellness Centre

Posted on April 10th, 2018

With hopes that the new wellness centre will bring Queen’s University students face to face with the resources they need, its new namesake has contributed $5 million to the building’s […]

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Premier breaks ground on new TRU nursing building

Posted on April 9th, 2018

Nursing and health-care assistant students attending Thompson Rivers University (TRU) will soon get their education in a new state-of-art building using modern technology and equipment to prepare them to deliver health […]

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Ontario making historic investment in mental health care

Posted on April 6th, 2018

Ontario is making an unprecedented investment in mental health and addictions that will improve care for the one in three people in Ontario who experience mental health or addictions challenges […]

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UBC panel examines how academic institutions can reduce stigma of drug use

Posted on April 5th, 2018

The University of British Columbia is bringing together academics, community members and people who use drugs in a bid to find out how institutions can reduce stigma around substance use. It’s […]

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