CMHA Alberta Division is pleased to offer a limited number of bursaries to support individuals with personal lived experience of mental health challenges or illness or those with a family member/loved one with mental health challenges, or representatives of local nonprofit organizations who require financial support to attend Now We Are Stronger 2018 (Edmonton). Applicants must live or work within the greater Edmonton region.
Please see below for more information about the conference:
CMHA Alberta Division appreciates the connections it has with its regions, partners and stakeholders in the Mental Health landscape here in Alberta. We are hoping to bring together more than 300 participants from across all sectors to learn, grow and understand the changing landscape related to mental health and wellness.
This conference is two days of networking, information exchange and dialogue that will advance the work in our dynamic fields. With a focus on indigenous mental health, rural and remote community mental health, and child, youth and family mental health, this conference is ideally suited to organizations and individuals working or interacting within the field of mental health and mental illness. This conference is offering a robust and stimulating program of keynote speakers, presentations, panel discussions and excellent networking opportunities. Delegates will have the opportunity to choose from many carefully curated workshops.
Deadline: May 15, 2018
Eligibility: Open to individuals with personal lived experience of mental health challenges or illness or those with a family member/loved one with mental health challenges, or representatives of local nonprofit organizations who require financial support to attend Now We Are Stronger 2018. Applicants must reside in the greater Edmonton area.
Purpose: To provide financial support individuals and nonprofits to attend Now We Are Stronger 2018 who do not have the financial means and may not otherwise receive funding to attend.
Important Information: Those who qualify for a bursary are required to pay a $50.00 registration fee. The bursary covers the remainder of the registration cost.
Please note: The bursary only applies to the conference registration cost. Any other expenses incurred for attending the conference are the bursary recipient’s responsibility.
If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact our conference coordinator Michele Rowan at firstname.lastname@example.org