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The Challenge
Each year, 1.6 million Canadians report unmet mental health care needs, and the demand for services has and will continue to increase due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The mental health effects, including anxiety, depression, suicidal thoughts, and substance use, will last long after the pandemic has subsided. It costs approximately, $330 for each Canadian to have access to mental health resources in Canada.

Who We Are
CMHA is the most established and extensive community mental health organization in Canada and a national leader in community-based mental health service integration and coordination.

CMHA Windsor-Essex is the lead provider and advocate of specialized community mental health and addiction services. We also provide primary care services onsite via our CMHA Health Centre. For 50 years, we have been providing the Windsor Essex community with programs supporting those living with moderate to severe mental illness, as well as bereavement services, mental health education and promotion, and supports for those that are justice-involved, homeless or at risk of being homeless. We work closely with a variety of community partners to ensure wrap around services for those in need. 

The Event
Ride Don’t Hide is an annual, National event that promotes greater awareness of mental health and wellness, and raises vital funds to support CMHA branches across the country. Your participation supports programs and services that do not receive government funding. The best part is that you can participate in any way you want, at whatever time works for you!

Be Part of the Solution!
It costs approximately, $330 for each Canadian to have access to mental health resources in Canada.

How can you help ensure your friends, family, colleagues and neighbours will have access to mental health program and services, when they need it?

Register and start fundraising today!

Register as an individual and set your fundraising goal to $330

Register as a team and set your fundraising goal to $3,300

Register today - as an individual or build a team

Start your fundraising by making your own donation

Select the activity of your choice

Encourage your friends, family and colleagues to register with you!
Set your fitness goal and track your progress. Stay tuned for our new fitness app coming soon!

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