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When it comes to children's mental health, everyone's an Optimist! Thanks to the Kids Mental Health Optimist Club of Canada and the support of Optimist clubs across Southwestern Ontario, we are able to provide families with free resources to help manage worries and big feelings. With our latest support from the Riverside and Reach for the Stars Optimists- we are on our way to Windsor! Need a rabbit?-https://www.miunderstanding.ca/m-i-friends #swont #elgincountylibrar #kidsmentalhealthmatters #community #OptimistInternational #Family ... See MoreSee Less
Just sitting back, relaxing, enjoying the sun and thinking about how great Moms are. Moms play such an important role in their kids lives- especially when it comes to mental health. Make sure you thank a Mom today and remind her how important she is. ... and if you think she needs a rabbit? Let us know- we'll take care of it! www.miunderstanding.ca/m-i-friends/#mom #OptimistInternational #elgincountylibrar #kidsmentalhealthmatters #Family ... See MoreSee Less
Poppy can help your family start a conversations around managing worries and big feelings. Tracking behaviour, coming up with strategies and building a plan; there is so much families can do together to support children's mental health.Need a rabbit? www.miunderstanding.ca/m-i-friends/ #OptimistInternational #kidsmentalhealth#elgincountylibraries #Family #community ... See MoreSee Less
Another incredible partner helping us create a community of support for families!During #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek and beyond, we are supporting children’s mental health with M.I.understanding, Poppy, and the M.I Friends program.The program helps to educate families and connect them to the resources available to support children who are experiencing mental health issues.To find out more information about how M.I Friends can help your family, check out their resources at www.miunderstanding.ca ... See MoreSee Less
Creating a community of support for families struggling with children's mental health- that's what we are all about! Helping us make our programs accessible (no cost) to families are wonderful businesses like Selectpath Benefits and Financial. A big thank-you to Melissa and her team for helping us support the importance of early intervention! Check out our resources : www.miunderstanding.ca#Selectpath #OptimistInternational #swont #kidsmnentalhealth #community #Family ... See MoreSee Less