Did you know...
Mental illness in Canada affects not only a person's quality of life, but also our economy.
According to the Canadian Mental Health Association the cost of mental illnesses to the Canadian economy is $51 billion a year.
Each week 500,000 Canadians miss work due to a mental health issue.
As a service provider or employer you may be unsure how to help your colleagues or staff who may have a mental illness.
Workforce Planning Hamilton and partners are presenting a half day workshop on June 8th at McMaster Innovation Park that will provide resources that you can use immediately.
The morning event includes a keynote by Nick Petrella, a Mohawk College professor and mental health advocate; a interactive workshop; an information fair and networking.
Cost is $20 each and includes a light breakfast.
For more information and to register please click on the link below.