Mental Health Matters

The Health Care Foundation is committed to working with Eastern Health to make a difference in the lives of people and their families who are living with mental health issues.  This is being done primarily through HCF’s involvement in three program areas:

LeMarchant House

The Health Care Foundation provided $250,000 towards the revitalization of LeMarchant House, a community-based mental health centre, which is part of the Mental Health and Addictions Program of Eastern Health.

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Moving Lives Forward

The Health Care Foundation funds a series of scholarships to benefit individuals who are patients of the mental health and addictions program of Eastern Health.

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Telemental Health

Through a joint partnership, the Health Care Foundation and the Janeway Children’s Hospital Foundation, are working towards funding the implementation of video conferencing technology across the province in an effort to eliminate geographical barriers and increase access to care for people living with mental health issues.

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