News & Announcements
Ontario Connecting Indigenous Communities to More Mental Health and Addictions Support
May 4, 2023
$33 million provincial investment expanding access to programs and services for Indigenous peoples and their families MUNCEY — Ontario has invested nearly $33 million in 2022-23 into over 100...
Ontario Launching New Mental Health Learning and Increasing Funding
May 1, 2023
Province introducing new mandatory learning on mental health starting this upcoming school year BURLINGTON — Following a motion in the legislature by Natalie Pierre, Member of Provincial Parliament for...
One year after taking on new name, Toronto Metropolitan University reflects on change
April 26, 2023
University faced calls to change former name, Ryerson University, due to colonial roots A year after Ryerson University was reintroduced to the public with a new name — a...
Ontario Helping More Students Become Doctors in Durham Region
April 24, 2023
Historic number of undergraduate and postgraduate training seats now prioritized for Ontario residents DURHAM REGION — The Ontario government is expanding the number of undergraduate seats and postgraduate medical...
Ontario Combating Violence and Improving Safety in Schools
April 24, 2023
Investments in youth and community programs will help keep schools safe TORONTO — The Ontario government is investing $24 million to help reduce the risk of violence in schools...
New resource to enhance service providers’ understanding of postvention work
April 14, 2023
The impact of suicide can extend beyond friends and family to classmates, colleagues, and the community at large. While each situation is unique, it is estimated that for each loss...
Ontario Expanding Mental Health Services for Children and Youth in Every Corner of the Province
January 25, 2023
“One Stop Talk” program connects youth to mental health counselling by phone, video, text and chat WHITBY — The Ontario government is investing $4.75 million to expand the “One...
Ontario Investing in Partner Assault Response Program
December 13, 2022
Funding will help break the cycle of intimate partner violence and keep communities safe TORONTO — The Ontario government is investing over $2 million to help break the cycle...
New resource for school-based suicide prevention life promotion initiatives
November 30, 2022
In Canada, suicide is first health-related cause of death amongst young people aged 15 to 24 in Canada. The need to identify mental health issues and provide preventive support for...
Ontario Supporting More Paid Internships for Postsecondary Students
November 9, 2022
$10 million investment will create more than 2,700 research internships, helping students prepare for in-demand jobs TORONTO — The Ontario government is providing over $10 million to help Mitacs...
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