CMHA Vernon & District
CMHA Vernon & District Branch serves a diverse population in our community, from youth aged 7 to seniors 75 , providing affordable and supportive housing, social enterprises which offer employment training and opportunities for marginalized community members.
We provide educational programs to more than 1,200 community members, operate a 24/7 crisis line that takes more than 5,500 calls per year, and prepare and serve more than 6,400 meals in our nutrition programs. We also host and facilitate various community forums on mental health including recovery through dialogue for youth mental health and how poverty affects those living with mental health challenges.
As mental health awareness grows globally, CMHA Vernon & District continues to lead the way locally, providing education, employment and empowerment to individuals and families throughout the mental health continuum.
Founded in 1959, CMHA Vernon & District has been saving and changing lives while improving mental health in our community.