Mental Health Commission of Canada

Mental Health Commission of Canada

October 17, 2007 08:38 ET

Media Advisory-Mental Health Commission of Canada: Winnipeg Stakeholder Consultation

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwire - Oct. 17, 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 Winnipeg session are outlined below:



Date: Wednesday October 17, 2007

Location: Caboto Centre
The Galleria
1055 Wilkes Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba

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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