Youth Action Committee Applications Open! Deadline Jan 28!

The Youth Action Committee (YAC) is currently recruiting Co-Chairs and Committee Members for the 2018 group cycle! About This year’s Project   In 2017 our Youth Action Committee set out to begin the YAC’s next policy cycle. In March, a group of 9 dynamic youth advocates from across the province came together to discuss important issues […]

Meeting my MPP

By TNM Alumni Amanda Suleiman Honestly speaking, I was a bit apprehensive about setting up a meting with my MPP, partially because I feel really uninformed about how the government works, and my role in it, and I felt like no one would want to hear what I had to say. However, after taking the […]

Disable the Label Demands – 2017 Video Release

We are youth from across Ontario that are advocating on behalf of our ourselves, our loved ones, our peers, our future generations for a mental health system in Ontario that meets our needs, that delivers us effective and compassionate treatment, where and when we need it. We are calling on our government to step up […]

Register Today! Mental Health Youth Summit

The New Mentality’s provincial Youth Action Committee, in collaboration with the Ontario Provincial Advocate for Children and Youth, is excited to be hosting a half-day Youth Summit in Toronto on Sunday, November 12 at the Hilton Hotel (145 Richmond Street West). Youth from across the province are invited to join us for a day of […]

New Mentality Receives Bell Let’s Talk Grant

The New Mentality received funding from The Bell Let’s Talk Community Fund to improve suicide first aid capacity for youth in Ontario. This project will improve the New Mentality’s internal capacity in suicide first aid and improve the capacity of 250 youth and adult allies to support people experiencing suicidal feelings. Using the LivingWorks safeTALK […]