Archive March 2013

Kelty Blog

Nurturing our mental health with physical activity

Physical activity is an important part of healthy living, and has also been shown to have incredible influences on our mental health. I can attest to this fact; about 10 months ago I hurt my Achilles tendon and my physical activity was...

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Promoting Cross-Cultural Mental Health in BC

On this rainy Vancouver morning I had the opportunity to participate in a really interesting discussion about promoting mental health among culturally and linguistically diverse communities in British Columbia.

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Join us this weekend at the AMSSA Diversity Health Fair!

This Saturday, March 9th, AMSSA is hosting its annual Diversity Health Fair in Vancouver from 10am to 3pm. This free, family-friendly event brings together health and wellness exhibitors, cooking demonstrations, health screening and multicultural entertainment. There are...

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BC Children's Hospital

This is an agency of Provincial Health Services Authority, providing provincial tertiary mental health services to the citizens of British Columbia. Programs include: Adult Tertiary Psychiatry, Geriatric Psychiatry, Forensic Psychiatric Services, Child & Adolescent Mental Health, Women’s Reproductive Mental Health, as well as the Provincial Specialized Eating Disorders Program for children and youth located at the BC Children’s Hospital.

Provincial Health Services Authority

Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) is one of six health authorities – the other five health authorities serve geographic regions of BC.

Ministry of Health

British Columbia Ministry of Health

RBC Children's Mental Health Project

RBC Children’s Mental Health Project is RBC's cornerstone “health and wellness” pillar; RBC Children’s Mental Heath Project is a multi-year philanthropic commitment to support community-based and hospital programs that reduce stigma, provide early intervention and increase public awareness about children’s mental health issues.

BC Children's Hospital Foundation

Through a wide range of fundraising events and opportunities, The BC Children's Hospital Foundation is united with its donors by a single, simple passion - to improve the health and the lives of the young people who enter BC Children's Hospital every day.