What is Mental Health Estrie?
A non-profit, community organization committed to helping English-speaking families of Estrie and surrounding area to manage the impact of mental illness. We provide support, information and education to family and friends, including those who are ill.
We strive to eliminate the stigma surrounding mental illness by developing public awareness and work in partnership with professional health care and social service providers, and other community organizations, to promote services for mental illness.
Studies show that small acts of kindness boost our own health and wellness. Mental Health Estrie invites you to help keep a homeless person warm this winter. Now in its 11th year, “HUGS for the homeless” is an annual campaign that runs from November until March. Gift bags are prepared for the Christmas celebration that takes place at the local homeless shelter in Sherbrooke, and the remainder of the items are delivered in bulk, to be distributed as needed. We … read more