Friends for Mental Health, West Island
Location : Beaconsfield
Allocated amount : $98,461
First year of funding : 1990
Support the families and loved ones of persons with a mental illness on the West Island, inform the general population about the various aspects of mental illness, and help to improve mental health services.
Welcoming, listening, information and referral, support and respite for families, self-help groups, individual consultation, presentations, psychological follow-up, art therapy courses, requests for psychiatric evaluations, courses for the general public (aspects of mental illnesses), assistance to professionals at other agencies, the hospitals and the CLSC, newsletter.