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Students Celebrate Government Investment into Increased Mental Health ...

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The Ontario Undergraduate Student Alliance (OUSA) is celebrating significant achievements for Ontarian students following today’s announcement by Deb Matthews, Minister of Advanced Education and Skills Development and Dr. Eric Hoskins, Minister of Health and Long-Term Care, regarding increased allocations in funding to support mental health services and supports across Ontario’s post-secondary...


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Ontario Boosts Mental Health Supports for People Across the Province...

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Province Funding Increased Mental Health Programs and Services Through 2017 Budget May 3, 2017 9:45 A.M. Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development As part of the 2017 Budget, Ontario is boosting funding for mental health services and supports for people across the province. Deb Matthews, Minister of Advanced Education and Skills Development, and Dr. Eric Hoskins, Minister...


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Children’s Mental Health System in Crisis, says Canadian Advocat...

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Beth Nowosad started feeling anxious and suffering panic attacks in Grade 8. A counsellor at her elementary school was no help. In high school “there were absolutely no resources,” and by Grade 10 she was self-harming. Before her 18th birthday, she tried to kill herself and ended up in hospital. “Unfortunately, the funding isn’t there” to help kids, said Nowosad,...


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