Parents and Families
We all want our children to feel mentally well, grow up happy and to learn how to navigate life’s challenges, but it’s not always easy to know what to do. We’re here to help.
Mental health is everyone’s business, and we all have a role to play. As a parent, guardian, caregiver or family member, you have a particularly special role in supporting child and youth mental health.
Increase your understanding of mental health and learn about how Ontario’s schools support mental health.
You know your child best. See how you can work with your school to support your child’s mental health.
In collaboration with Wisdom2Action, these social media shareables focus on self-love strategies for Black youth. These were developed using the thoughts and ideas shared by the Black Students M...
Try these simple learning activities as part of your everyday mental health practices at school, or at home. At school, it is important when talking about emotions with students, that individual, f...
We all have a role in combatting racism. With the help of Wisdom2Action, we have developed this poster to identify actions students can take to stand up against racism and help to better their communi...
The level of digital technology use during the pandemic has significantly increased for most people, including our children. This resource provides information on how to know if&...
Supporting mental health and wellness during the return to school: Tips for parents and families.
Mental health is an essential component of overall health. Learning about mental health from a young age and developing skills to support positive mental health throughout their lives will help studen...