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Canadian Mental Health Association PEI Division’s goal is to be THE key partner in strengthening and enhancing Islanders’ ability to achieve and maintain positive mental health.

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Applications Now Open for Specialized Peer Support Worker Training

Peer Support is the process of disclosing personal experience with mental illness/ addictions and a personal recovery journey to inspire hope and recovery for others. CMHA PEI recognizes the need for formal training and support for peer workers to effectively do this meaningful work. The Specialized Peer Support Worker Training is a 119-hour program that includes 2 weeks of in-person training, a practicum, and a written and oral exam. The training will equip individuals to use their personal experience to support others by providing specific education, tools, skills, and exposure.

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CMHA PEI’s Learning, Training & Support Hub Winter 2023 Full Course Calendar

Register now, for one (or more) of our upcoming Winter 2023 Learning, Training & Support Hub sessions! With an abundance of online and in-person courses and events, along with the addition of a new self-guided course, there are tons to choose from this semester! Register today and join us this season!

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ASIST Training in Charlottetown

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) is a two-day suicide intervention workshop presented by certified trainers, usually twice annually. The ASIST workshop is designed to increase caregivers’ knowledge, comfort level, and confidence in responding to a person at risk of suicide. Our next ASIST Training opportunity will be from March 15-16 (Storm Date March 17), 2023, from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM daily in Charlottetown.

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Peer Support

Peer support is the process of disclosing personal lived experience and recovery history to provide support, guidance, and inspire hope for others experiencing similar situations with their mental health.

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Community Support

Looking for self help/support groups within our Island communities? Find mental health resources and supports across PEI.

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Crisis Support

If you or someone you know is in crisis or has suicide-related concerns, please reach out to a crisis responder at Talk Suicide Canada to get help without judgment.

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CMHA PEI Proudly Opens New 203 Fitzroy Street, Modular Mixed Use, Affordable Housing Unit

A Maritime, Commercial Modular, Affordable Housing Success Story From a simple connection at a hockey tournament between CMHA Board Member, John Horrelt, and the President and CEO, Troy Ferguson of 720 Solutions (a Commercial Modular General Contractor) the vision for our 203 Fitzroy Street building was put into motion. Over the next 2 years, CMHA PEI and 720 Solutions would work hand in hand to bring affordability, modular, and wraparound services together for an economical, rapid housing solution to the Charlottetown area.

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Careers with CMHA PEI

Are you passionate about helping others? If so, check out our career opportunities! We’d love to hear from you!

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What’s New

McGill research reveals positive impact of CMHA Ontario’s Talk today Program in Canadian Juniour Hockey League

(Montreal/Toronto, Jan. 26, 2023) – A new report by McGill University Faculty of Education researchers shows Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), Ontario’s Talk Today program is making a positive impact on athletes in…

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CMHA PEI Launches Learning Hub Winter Calendar

Charlottetown—The Canadian Mental Health Association – PEI Division (CMHA PEI) has just launched its Learning Hub Winter Calendar with free courses for Islanders being offered over the next few months. [Continue Reading…]

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Act for Mental Health calls for the promised Canada Mental Health Transfer now

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ottawa, ON (November 14, 2022) – With rising mental health care needs and Emergency Departments stretched past their limits, Canada must act now to cover mental health care, both…

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CMHA PEI Launches Learning Hub Fall Calendar

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