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Show Your Sole Speakers Bureau

Join the Show Your Sole Speakers Bureau

1 in 5 Canadians live with a mental illness and many others are affected by mental health concerns. Help end the stigma and separate facts from stereotypes by becoming a speaker for CMHA-WECB.

Take a stand in support of mental health and help end the stigma of mental illness in our community. If you are living with a mental illness, and are far enough along in your recovery journey, or have a loved one living with a mental illness, why not join the Show Your Sole Speakers Bureau?

We are looking for individuals who want to:

  • Share their personal stories about living with mental illness or grief journey
  • Create a shift in how society perceives mental illness and those affected by it
  • Share messages of wellness, hope and recovery

Candidates who are selected will receive:

  • Orientation, training and preparation for presentations
  • Support before and debriefing after presentations
  • Support from a network of peers and professional staff

Please send an email to [email protected] if you are interested or contact us at 519-255-7440 ext. 234.