Welcome to the Centre for Innovation in Campus Mental Health! Our mission is to help Ontario’s colleges and universities enhance their capacity to support student mental health and well-being.

You can find everything you need here, from resources on student mental health, webinars with experts, campus initiatives, to the latest news. We have it all here for you!

COVID-19 Resources

Amid growing public concerns around COVID-19, post-secondary campuses in Ontario are continuing to support student mental health. CICMH has created and collated resources that may be helpful.

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Knowledge Sharing

The Centre is committed to building the knowledge and skills of front-line staff, faculty and student leaders in the post-secondary mental health sector.

Episode 3 – Opioid Crisis and Harm Reduction Strategies with Jean Hopkins


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"Working Without a Blueprint" - Supporting International Students & International Student Advisors

This webinar aims to explore the unique mental health challenges faced by international students and international student advisors amid the uncertainty of the pandemic and returning to campus.


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Sexual Violence and Harassment on Campus

This Info sheet aims to magnify the focus on this topic by discussing the societal and environmental factors that contribute to the fear and stigma known to deter many from coming forward to report incidents of sexual violence and harassment and how campus staff can take action to reduce these fears.


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Campus Initiatives

The Centre keeps track of campus initiatives from across the province to help you stay informed of the work being done in student mental health.


The Centre identifies and compiles best and promising programs, practices and resources to help Ontario's post-secondary institutions enhance their capacity to support student mental health and well-being.


June 17, 2021

Ontario Supports Expansion of Postsecondary Education and Long-Term Care in Milton
MILTON —The Ontario government is supporting the expansion of postsecondary education and long-term care in Milton. The Milton Education Village will include new campuses for Conestoga College and Wilfrid Laurier University, as well as space for a new Schlegel Villages long-term care home. The area also includes room for a potential hospice, residential housing and a...
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June 15, 2021

Ryerson University to require students living in residence to get a COVID-19 vaccine
Students living in residence at Ryerson University this fall will be required to get a dose of a COVID-19 vaccine.   In an email to CP24, university spokesperson Karen Benner said the decision was made due to the nature of communal living, the high volume of cases and incidence rates among young populations, and to...
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