Ep 11: It's Time for Ontario To Step Up and Treat Mental Health Seriously -- Our Minds Matter

Topic: Janice Interviews Niagara Falls Councillor Wayne Campbell and his wife Helga

Funding for mental health services in Ontario is spread across 11 ministries which leads to confusion and a bad allocation of money. Niagara Falls Councillor Wayne Campbell and his wife Helga are working to change that. Niagara Falls City Council has passed a motion for the creation of a single ministry for mental health and the Campbell's want cities across the province to do the same.
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Falls council calls for mental health ministry
http://www.stcatharinesstandard.ca/2017/09/29/falls-council-calls-for-mental-health-ministry

‘Champion’ required for new ministry of mental health and addictions
http://vancouversun.com/health/local-health/champion-required-for-new-ministry-of-mental-health-and-addictions

New Ministry of Mental Health and Addictions aims to tackle B.C.’s opioid crisis
https://globalnews.ca/news/3608065/new-ministry-of-mental-health-and-addictions-aims-to-tackle-b-c-s-opioid-crisis/

New Mental-Health Ministry Is Nothing Short Of A Miracle For B.C.
http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/ryan-painter/new-mental-health-ministry-is-nothing-short-of-a-miracle-for-b-c_a_23045331/