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Family Day Photo Contest at Hands

(February 10, 2021) Hands TheFamilyHelpNetwork is working to encourage healthy family activities for Family Day 2021 with a Family Day Photo Contest, and you can win a $25 gift card. To enter, simply upload a photo of your favorite family activity to the Hands Facebook page and use the hashtag #HandsFamilyPhotos. You’ll also need to

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Hands is here to help

January 2021: Hands is open with protections in place to continue helping clients and families during Ontario’s state of emergency and the ongoing pandemic. As an essential service, Hands is able to continue helping clients and families during this difficult time.  Our services are operating. Our doors are open and we have taken steps to help

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Hands is here to help during the lockdown

Hands is here to help during the lockdown The Child and Youth Mental Health Crisis Line is always open at 1-844-287-9072. The Intensive Support and Supervision Program continue to provide services over the holidays with pre-booked appointments. Hands’ Live in Treatment Services continue to operate, with no change to the Community Homes operations, and the Treatment Centre

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Hands welcomes Ontario’s investment in Mental Health

Hands theFamilyHelpNetwork.ca is pleased that the Government of Ontario, Minister of Health, Christine Elliott and Associate Minister of Mental Health and Addictions, Michael Tibollo, are recognizing and prioritizing the mental health of children, youth and their families with the commitment of $147 million to address the impact that the COVID-19 pandemic is having on the

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Helpful Holiday Mental Health tips from Hands

The Holiday season has arrived, and it is certain to be like no other. The Holidays can be a stressful time for many families, add in a pandemic and a series of measures to help control the spread of the virus, and it’s a potentially difficult mix, especially for families who might already be managing

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