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Child &Youth Mental Health Week

May 1st to 7th, 2016

Hands’ Child and Youth Mental Health Week Events Calendar.


Sunday May 1st to Saturday May 7th
Take a tea break and talk about the important issue of child and youth mental health in your community.

1. Read Hands’ TeaAndTalk Trivia
2. Take a “selfie” or “groupie” photo of your TeaAndTalk!
3. Post it with #HandsTeaAndTalk to be entered in our contest!

Invite Hands staff to your TeaAndTalk for treats!
Parry Sound Wednesday: Sturgeon Falls Thursday: North Bay Friday: Sundridge
More information – #HandsTeaAndTalk

TeaAndTalk Trivia:
Download TeaAndTalkTrivia – student version
Download TeaAndTalkTrivia – community version

WAVE for Mental Health

Monday, May 2, 2016 (8:00am – 9:00am)
Hands and community partners are going to “Beat the Monday Blues” by waving to commuters Monday morning! Join us or show support by giving us a wave!
Lakeshore Drive Overpass, North Bay

Parry Sound Family Fun Day

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 (4:00pm to 6:00pm)
Hands and the Parry Sound YMCA are hosting a fun family day with family activities, a bouncy castle, crafts, door prizes and pizza! All free!
Parry Sound YMCA: 36 Smith Crescent, Parry Sound

West Nipissing’s Movie Night and Pyjama Party

Friday, May 6, 2016
Enjoy a free movie night with refreshments, popcorn, candy and door prizes! 6:00pm “Inside Out”, 8:00pm “Beautiful Mind”. Register: 705.476.2293 ext. 5200
Hands’ West Nipissing office: 125 Lisgar Street, Sturgeon Falls
West Nipissing Movie Night

North Bay’s Bursting the Bubble (Hosted by Hands’ Youth Engagement)

Saturday, May 7, 2016
Comic Art Workshop 11:00am to 2:00pm
Zine Workshop 3:00pm to 6:00pm (bring your art work to create a zine!)
The White Water Gallery: 122 Main St. E., North Bay

Behaviour Management Workshops

Parry Sound – Monday May 2, 2016 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Registration Required: 705-746-4293

West Nipissing – Tuesday, May 3, 2016 9:00am to 12:00pm.
Registration Required: 705-476-2299

Nipissing – Tuesday, May 3, 2016 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Registration Required: 705-476-2299

Sundridge – Wednesday, May 4, 2016 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Registration Required: 705-384-5225

Child and Youth Mental Health Week Information:

E: [email protected]
P: 705.476.2293 ext. 1210

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