WALK-IN COUNSELLING CLINIC

CMHS and Youthab are pleased to partner together to offer a FREE walk-in counselling service which users can attend more than once.  There is no referral process and no appointment necessary.  Family members directly involved in the concern are encouraged to attend (Please note: childcare is not provided). WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT? Immediate access to mental health services for children, youth...


Friendship Quilts

People never cease to amaze me!   I met an amazing lady today, Larie was her name.  She likes to sew so she sits with her fellow seamstresses on the Quinte Quilters Guild and sews....  They drop by our office every so often and provide our clients with Friendship Quilts!  Today she brought us SIX! You heard me SIX beautiful hand crafted quilts! WOW! Thank you to the Quinte...


Documentary screening and discussion on homelessness

October 10th, 2017 - Panel Discussion @ 6:00 pm - Film @ 7:00 pm The Empire Theatre will host a screening of the documentary “Us & Them” on October 10th, along with a panel discussion on homelessness, with the United Way and Poverty Round Table Hastings and Prince Edward. (Photo: Submitted / United Way of Hastings and Prince Edward) The United Way and Poverty Roundtable of...


Ontario Perception of Care (OPOC)

Result Highlights Overall, the results and comments were postivie and our scores were higher than the Ontario averages.  Of total clients asked, 45% or 19 participated n the OPOC survey.  95% completed the survey online.  Scheduling a set timeframe to conduct OPOC with groups worked well.  The OPOC was conducted with Mental Health clients in Belleville from February 27 - Mar 10,...


New Transitional Connector in Smiths Falls

We are excited to welcome Lillian Gudmundsson, our new Transitional Connector in Smiths Falls! Lillian studied General Arts and Psychology at Ryerson University and has worked with youth in providing life skills, career counselling, and volunteer opportunities.  She has recently moved back to Brockville from Toronto, where she was responsible for planning and implementing Youth Job Connection activities...


Youth - 2 Youth Summit 2017

When: September 29: 9-4:30 pm (It's a high school PA day!) Where: Tyendinaga Township Recreation Hall   Who: Youth ages 14-25  What is it?: This free, one day summit aims to connect youth in Hastings, Prince Edward and Lennox & Addington Counties as well as Belleville and Quinte West. Our keynote speaker, Ryan Porter will be providing a youth-focused presentation...