Atlantic Provinces and Bell Let’s Talk partner on $2 million funding program for child and youth mental health

  Governments of New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island match $1 million Bell Let’s Talk donation to Strongest Families Institute HALIFAX, January, 20, 2017 – Bell Let’s Talk and all 4 Atlantic provinces today announced unprecedented support for child and youth mental health across the region with a combined gift of $2 million to the Strongest Families Institute. A $1 million donation by Bell Let’s Talk will be matched by provincial government funding in each Atlantic province over a 4-year period. With $2 million in new funding, the Strongest Families Institute will expand its existing services in Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island, and launch its services in New Brunswick. This initiative will reach approximately 2,000 children, youth and families across the region. “Strongest Families has a proven track record of providing evidence-based mental health services for children and youth, and Bell Let’s Talk is pleased to partner with the provinces to … Continue reading Atlantic Provinces and Bell Let’s Talk partner on $2 million funding program for child and youth mental health