We fund mental health research and programs in Canada focused on science, discovery and innovation. We support Canada’s best talent and transformational ideas yielding high impact results that will improve the mental health of Canadians.
We are interested in diverse ideas, perspectives and cross-discipline viewpoints. Our patient-centred strategy embraces people with lived experience, family members and caregivers and is science-based. We collaborate with industry, corporations, foundations, individuals and all levels of government to discover innovative approaches to mental health.
Our Mission, Vision & Values
Mission: Progress for Mental Health is a national charitable organization dedicated to enriching the lives of the one in five Canadians living with mental illness. We believe without mental health, there is no health.
Vision: A world where mental health is treated equally to physical health.
Values: Science | Discovery | Innovation
What People Are Saying
"Without mental health, there is no health."
— World Health Organization
"Each week, about half a million Canadians miss work due to a psychological health issue."
— Mental Health Commission of Canada, Read More