Community Mental Health Initiative Inc. (CMHI) promotes mental health and wellness in the community. As a community-based group, CMHI is making a concerted effort to address the mental health needs of individuals living in the Corner Brook, Pasadena, Deer Lake and Boy of Islands region.
CMHI has a variety of sub-committees which include the following:
Community Coalition on Housing and Homelessness (CCHH) - responsible for increasing community awareness about housing & homelessness issues, and for working collectively & individually to address these issues, thereby increasing community capacity.
Mental Health Promotion Committee (MHP) - responsible for promoting an awareness of & providing education on mental health and mental illness, with the goal of reducing the stigma of mental illness, through various activities and presentations.
Suicide Prevention and Awareness Committee (SPAC) - responsible for promoting awareness of and providing education on suicide prevention with the goal of reducing the stigma of suicide and mental health issues through various activities and presentations during the year.