(Ottawa)—On Monday, April 12, 2010, the Ottawa Police Service along with Youth Net/Réseau Ado will be launching a series of communication products aimed at increasing awareness about the challenges of youth living with mental health concerns. Youth Net/Réseau Ado is a bilingual regional mental health promotion and intervention program run by youth, for youth, within the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO).
When: Monday, April 12, 2010 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Where: Lobby of Ottawa Police headquarters, 474 Elgin Street
Speakers: Ottawa Police Service, Chief Vern White
Youth Net/Réseau Ado, Jessica Ripley
CHEO, Dr. Simon Davidson
Justice Canada, Judge Dianne Nicholas
Made possible with funding provided by the Department of Justice Canada, the communication products will cover different youth mental health concerns, as well as crisis intervention information and resources for youth.
Louise Logue, Ottawa Police Service
Telephone: 613-236-1222, ext. 5342
Jessica Ripley, Youth Net/Réseau Ado
Telephone: 613-737-7600, ext. 2764
Marie Belanger, CHEO
Telephone: 613-737-7600, ext. 2343