5 pals polar dipping every day for the month of January with 4 objectives in mind:
- Help end the stigma surrounding mental illness.
- Continue the conversation about the importance of mental health.
- Raise money for Phoenix.
- FEEL GOOD!!!!
Who is Phoenix?
Phoenix is a community-based, charitable organization dedicated to supporting youth between the ages of 11 and 24, their families, and communities in Halifax Regional Municipality. Phoenix offers important services and programs including emergency shelter, food, housing support, mental health care, parenting support, therapeutic recreation, education and employment services, and clinical therapy. Each person who reaches out to Phoenix has diverse skills, talents and aspirations, and their dedicated team works with each young person to provide individualized, wrap-around supports, to meet their unique needs; with the youth leading the way.
Where is your money going?
Funds raised through #dipformentalhealth will directly support Phoenix programs such as Phoenix Youth and Family Therapy Program (PYFT) and Phoenix Centre for Youth (PCFY).
To learn more about Phoenix’s programs visit https://phoenixyouth.ca/programs.
Thank you for the support and feel free to find us on social media with #dipformentalhealth. We will be sharing our dips along with facts, info and stories related to mental health.
Thank you for your donation