CMHA finishes up mental health awareness week with hotdogs and dodgeball

The Thompson branch of the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) organized a free barbecue lunch outside their office on May 10 to cap off this year’s mental health awareness week.

Throughout May 6-10, CMHA hosted a variety of events in the community to try and pitch their services and engage with local residents about issues related to mental health.

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Outside of Friday’s barbecue, the group also spread their message through distributing cupcakes (Monday), making tie dye t-shirts (Tuesday), hosting a workshop on living with schizophrenia (Wednesday) and putting together a friendly game of dodgeball at the Thompson Regional Community Centre (Thursday).

To learn more about CMHA Thompson’s services, please visit their website or give them a call at 204-677-6050.

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