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Families Matter Support Group

August 23, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 6:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Families Matter is a strength-based, family-centered initiative that empowers, builds capacity and resilience and reduces the need for crisis interventions.

Goals and Objectives

  1. Build strong community connections for families and be solution focused.
  2. Tap into the strength of families so that they can support others in their journey.
  3. Keep families strong by providing education and information on mental health and related issues.
  4. Keep families healthy and connected to each other and their community.
  5. Provide holistic support for families and a pathway to other services both within CMHA and the wider community.
  6. Reduce stigma about mental health and enhance the capacity of families to contribute their knowledge and expertise to making Saskatoon a stronger, healthier city for everyone.
  7. Help families navigate the mental health system and facilitate access to supports and services.
  8. Provide ongoing follow-up, counselling and referral for families as needed.
  9. Develop awareness tools that highlight the essential role of families in creating healthy communities.

*In order to participate in the Families Matter Group you must be registered. Please contact Chantel Bode at familiesmatter@cmhasaskatoon.ca or call 306-384-9333.

Details

Date:
August 23, 2022
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm