CMHA offers a range of services to help people living in Windsor-Essex County. We have a variety of programs and services for the most seriously mentally ill along with those dealing with moderate mental illness and addictions.Mental illness is very common.
In any given year, 1 in 5 Canadians experiences a mental health or addiction problem.
In any given week, at least 500,000 employed Canadians are unable to work due to mental health problems.
The economic burden of mental illness in Canada is estimated at $51 billion per year. This includes health care costs, lost productivity, and reductions in health-related quality of life.