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The Alzheimer Society of Belleville-Hastings-Quinte (ASBHQ)

alzheimer.ca

The Alzheimer Society of Belleville-Hastings-Quinte (ASBHQ)┬áis a non-profit organization and registered charity that offers support, education, and advocacy for families of people with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia” (ASBHQ, 2013).

The Canadian Mental Health Association

http://hastings-cmha.org/

The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), Hastings & Prince Edward Counties Branch, is a non-profit agency that strives to enhance the mental wellness and quality of life of people in our geographically diverse community. Through [their] direct services, education, advocacy, and consumer involvement,\ work together to create an environment that supports mental well-being” (CMHA, 2013).

Children’s Mental Health Services

http://cmhs-hpe.on.ca/

Children’s Mental Health Services (CMHS) is an Accredited Children’s Mental Health Agency dedicated to serving children, youth and their families in Hastings and Prince Edward Counties…[CMHS is] staffed by a team of Professionals who are responsible for providing a wide range of therapeutic services that are voluntary, client-focused, responsive to client needs, flexible and community based” (CMHS, 2013).

Maggie’s Resource Centre (MRC)

http://maggiesresource.com/index.php

Maggie’s Resource Centre (MRC) is dedicated to serving women and children in North Hastings. “Services offered include Crisis Intervention, Safety Planning, Transitional Housing Support, Counseling, Safe Placement and transportation for women and their children leaving abusive relationships, Advocacy, and Referrals to health, legal and income support resource centres and advocacy with legal and social services” (MRC, 2013).

Mental Health Canada

mentalhealthcanada.com

Mental Health Canada provides articles, educational resources, and information on a wide variety of mental health topics. Topics include various mental diseases and disorders, medications, and crisis intervention.

Mental Health Services Hastings Prince Edward

http://www.mentalhealthservices.ca/

Mental Health Services Hastings Prince Edward provides services and support to individuals sixteen and older who are affected by severe and persistent mental illness. Services are provided in the client’s home environment, office setting and community” (MHS, 2013).

Mental Health Support Network

http://www.mhsn.ca

The Mental Health Support Network (MHSN) provides support and services within South East Ontario to people who are experiencing Mental Health issues and seeking peer support as a way of managing and working toward being well (MHSN, 2010). Anyone 16 years of age or over, is welcome to access one of the 8 Support Centres (MHSN, 2013). Bancroft’s support centre is called Lifehouse.

NAMI

http://www.nami.org

NAMI is the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. NAMI advocates for access to services, treatment, supports and research and is steadfast in its commitment to raise awareness and build a community for hope for all of those in need” (NAMI, 2013).

NHCIA

http://www.nhcia.ca

NHCIA works closely with many community services, groups, schools, and businesses to offer individualized supports to children, youth and adults with an intellectual disability and their families” (NHCIA, 2013).

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