Today is National Child & Youth Mental Health Day!
Safeguarding both child and youth’s mental health has been especially critical during the last year. National Child & Youth Mental Health Day was started in 2007 by two mothers in British Columbia. This campaign brings awareness to the importance of prevention and early intervention. Did you know that 70% of mental health disorders have their onset in childhood or adolescence?
For more resources, and help, see the Children’s Mental Health Ontario website at: cmho.org/findhelp/