Mood Walks project manager Jasmine Ferreira was interviewed about physical activity and mental health on Not Broken Radio, an online show hosted by author and mental health advocate Brett Francis.
Welcome to another issue of The Mood Walker – thank you to everyone who contributed photos or content. In this edition, we have three Group Profiles as well as a story from Central Lake Ontario Conservation on their partnership experience with Mood Walks. We also have information on the 2017 Mood Walks Summit, upcoming conferences and how youth can get involved! To contribute […]
Mood Walks will be presenting at several events across the province this fall! Please show your support by attending our sessions or inviting others to join us! Mood Walks Lunch & Learn Mental Health For All Conference 2016 Toronto, ON, September 29 | 30 www.cmhaconference.com Mood Walks Presentation Hike Ontario Annual Summit Perth, ON, September […]
Ontario Parks challenges you to spend 30 minutes in nature every day for 30 days.
The Mood Walks project was recently profiled by CBC Radio and the Windsor Star.
Coleman is calling on the support of all Canadians – Canadian media, Canadian officials and Coleman partners to urge the government to declare July 15th a holiday — National Get Outside (G.O.) Day, because who wouldn’t want another day to Get Outside? To be Canadian is to be outside. Sign the petition and let’s make […]
Although groups may be at different stages of development – some in the planning phase and others actively hiking – we hope this newsletter offers a little something for everyone. In this issue, we hear from the Mood Walks group at West Hill Secondary School, review training opportunities with Hike Ontario, find out how to get involved in the Healthy […]
Forty-one community organizations across Ontario have been selected by the Canadian Mental Health Association to deliver an innovative hiking program for youth who are at risk of, or experiencing, mental health issues.
Mood Walks is a province-wide initiative that promotes physical activity in nature, or “green exercise,” as a way to improve both physical and mental health. Led by CMHA Ontario, in partnership with Hike Ontario and Conservation Ontario, Mood Walks provides training and support for community mental health agencies, social service organizations and other community partners […]
It’s time to make nature a habit! Ontario Parks challenges you to spend 30 minutes in nature every day for 30 days. Sign-up to take the challenge and reconnect with nature this August! The 30×30 concept was created by the David Suzuki Foundation in an effort to inspire individuals to cultivate a nature habit. Ontario […]