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St. Joe's Youth Wellness Centre Transition Coach, Mackenzie Mawson, stands on the sidewalk leaning against a historic building in downtown Hamilton. She is wearing a light pink sweater and smiling at the camera.

RBC’s Investment in Mental Health Care is Helping Hamilton Youth

Friday, October 7, 2022

RBC’s Investment in Mental Health Care is Helping Hamilton Youth, Like Riley Riley* (who uses they/them pronouns) was referred to St. Joe’s Youth Wellness Centre (YWC) at age 17. At the time, Riley was having thoughts of suicide and receiving support through the child/adolescent mental health and addictions system. But in Ontario, when young people … Read More

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The Allen and Milli Gould Family Foundation Makes $20,000 Grant to Help Those Recovering from Mental Illness

Wednesday, October 5, 2022

The Allen and Milli Gould Family Foundation Makes $20,000 Grant to Help Those Recovering from Mental Illness When clients of St. Joe’s seek help for mental illnesses, one of their goals for recovery is often reintegration into the community through meaningful physical, social, emotional, cognitive, and spiritual activities. At St. Joe’s, we have a team … Read More

Born Ruffians headline Guitar Strings and Kidney Things supporting St. Joe’s

Thursday, September 1, 2022

Born Ruffians headline Guitar Strings and Kidney Things supporting St. Joe’s Guitar Strings and Kidney Things returns this fall! Don’t fight the feeling, join us to see Toronto-based indie rock band Born Ruffians on Saturday, October 1 at Bridgeworks, while raising funds to support kidney care at St. Joe’s. Guitar Strings and Kidney Things is … Read More

Thank You for Running For Chris & Supporting St. Joe’s

Tuesday, August 23, 2022

Thank You for Running For Chris & Supporting St. Joe’s A Run for Chris Raises more than $46,000 to Support Young Adults Struggling with Mental Illness and Substance Use St. Joe’s Foundation is incredibly grateful to the organizers of A Run for Chris for raising more than $46,000 to support young adults in our community … Read More

Get Ready for Back to School, While Giving Back to St. Joe’s!

Wednesday, August 17, 2022

Get Ready for Back to School, While Giving Back to St. Joe’s! Get an A+ in organization (and make sure your family’s stuff stays out of the lost and found) by taking advantage of our new cause-marketing partnership with Hamilton-based and parent-approved company Mabel’s Labels. Mabel’s Labels creates award-winning labels for babies, kids and grown-ups. The company’s … Read More

A Run for Chris

Friday, August 12, 2022

A Run for Chris Waterdown Run Honours Chris Owens’ Memory & Supports St. Joe’s Program for Young Adults Living with Mental Illness and Substance Use Chris Owens was a runner from the time he knew how to walk. From the sunny beaches of Australia to the mountainous terrain of Canada’s West Coast, to his hometown … Read More