Mental Health Commission of Canada

Mental Health Commission of Canada

October 09, 2007 17:12 ET

Media Advisory: Mental Health Commission of Canada-Saint John Stakeholder Consultation

SAINT JOHN, NEW BRUNSWICK--(Marketwire - Oct. 09, 2007) - The Mental Health Commission of Canada is holding a series of consultations across the country from October 9 to 17 to launch an ongoing conversation with stakeholders on the Commission's early priorities, including development of an Anti-Stigma Program, a Knowledge Exchange Centre, and a National Mental Health Strategy. Details on the Saint John session are outlined below:



Date: Thursday October 11, 2007

Location: New Brunswick Museum
Mary Oland Theatre
1 Market Square
St. John, NB

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


About the Mental Health Commission of Canada

The Mental Health Commission of Canada is a non-profit, national organization created to focus attention on mental health issues and to work to improve the health and social outcomes of people living with mental illness. The Commission is governed by a Board of Directors, consisting of 11 non-government directors, six appointed by the Federal, Provincial and Territorial governments as well as the Chair - the Honourable Michael Kirby - appointed by the Government of Canada. The Board is assisted in its work by eight Advisory Committees.

Interview opportunities with members of the Mental Health Commission of Canada will be available onsite and in advance of the events.

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