Mental Health and Addictions Strategy

Mental Health Services

Tina Balser’s son Jayden was having a difficult time adjusting to school until he was referred to the SchoolsPlus program. This is his story.

Lyne Brun shares her personal story living with mental illness and how the media can help instill hope.

Dr. Carmen O’Neill talks about how training for doctors helps offer more support to those living with mild to moderate mental illnesses.

Nick Peters, Chair of the Mental Health Foundation Board in Halifax shares his own personal experience with mental health.

Carrie Lee is a mother and peer support worker in Cumberland County who lives with mental illness.

Lisa Bezanson and her daughter Sophia benefited from participating in the IWK's Strongest Families Program.