Mental Health Resources

by Dr. Justine Taylor

CAMH: Immigrant and Refugee Mental Health Project.

New resource: Building capacity to support the mental health of immigrants and refugees: A toolkit for settlement, social and health service providers

The Immigrant and Refugee Mental Health Project, toolkit of resources is designed to provide a snapshot of essential information, tools, resources and examples of promising practices that can be integrated into the daily work of settlement, social, and health service providers across Canada, with the aim of building the capacity to better support the mental health unique needs of immigrants and refugees.

The toolkit provides a repository of evidence-based research; information on key models of care and frameworks; and an outline of components that are pertinent to service delivery.

It is a downloadable document that you can print for easy-use or you can navigate it online and visit external links for additional information! Access the toolkit here!

Ontario Expands Virtual Mental Health Services During COVID-19

May 5th, 2020 News Release

Windsor Essex County Health Unit

Mental Health access and resources 

If you are in a crisis, please contact the local crisis line at 519-973-4435, 911, or go to your local emergency department.

CAHRC Resource List

From the CAHRC website: CAHRC’s AgriHR Toolkit provides tools and templates for developing workplace wellness policies and work environments. Currently, access to the Toolkit is free with the COVID-19 coupon code.

There are also several free mental health resources available for yourself and your employees.

You may also wish to provide resources in other languages for those workers whose first language may not be English or French. Here are some links to mental health resources available in other languages:

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