National Addictions Awareness Week

November 20-26, 2022 During the week of November 20-26, we joined the Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction (CCSA) in recognizing National Addictions Awareness Week (NAAW). NAAW highlights solutions to help address the harms related to alcohol and other drug use. It provides an opportunity to learn more about prevention, talk about treatment and recovery, and develop solutions. This…

Program Spotlight: Elgin Homelessness Prevention Team

We are excited to be highlighting our Homelessness Prevention Team in Elgin County! The Elgin Homelessness Prevention Team has operated in some capacity for nearly 10 years through legacy organization CMHA Elgin and its partnership with the City of St. Thomas. The Team is comprised of four staff providing system navigation and addiction and mental health support: Diane Ingram, Ashley…

Acknowledging this Season of Celebrations

A Message from Our Co-CEOs: As the cold weather approaches, the days get shorter, and 2022 draws to an end, we often may enter a period of calm and reflection.  This time allows us to think about the past year and the challenges and opportunities that have come our way.  We are pleased to have been able to serve our…