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Mood Walks Summit – February 13, 2019

Please join us for the full day Mood Walks Summit! This day will provide an opportunity for participants to share the key outcomes from their project and to hear a variety of inspiring guest speakers. When: February 13, 2019 Where: Chestnut Conference Centre , University of Toronto 89 Chestnut Street , Toronto, ON  M5G 1R1 […]




Connecting with Nature to Care for Ourselves and the Earth

Connecting with Nature to Care for Ourselves and the Earth:  Recommendations for Decision Makers was officially launched at side meetings of the UN Convention on Biological Diversity in Egypt recently, along with the full publication, Home to Us All: How Connecting with Nature Helps Us Care for Ourselves and the Earth. Bill Kilburn, recognized leader in the […]




The Mood Walker – Issue 9 – November – December 2018

Here is another issue of The Mood Walker – thank you to everyone who contributed photos or content. In this edition, we have five Group Profiles as well as an update from our partner Conservation Ontario. To contribute to the newsletter, submit photos, provide feedback, or suggest topics of interest, please contact [email protected] In This Issue Mood Walks Group Profiles […]




The Mood Walker – Issue 8 – October 2018

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 an update from the Retreat and our partners Hike Ontario and CICMH. To contribute to the newsletter, submit photos, provide feedback, or suggest topics of interest, please contact [email protected] In This […]




Mood Walks Retreat held on August 1, 2018

More than 20 campuses attended a special Retreat hosted by CMHA Ontario in partnership with Ryerson University on August 1, 2018. The event served as an opportunity for Campuses to learn more about the program, as well as hear from those already experiencing the benefits of campus walks. We heard from all four partners: Hike Ontario, Conservation Ontario, OCASI and Center […]




Campuses across Ontario meet for Mood Walks

A new program for campus mental health kicks off today. Mood Walks for Campus Mental Health is a province-wide initiative that promotes physical activity in nature as a way to improve both physical and mental health. The program provides training and support for post-secondary institutions to launch educational hiking programs, connect with local resources, find […]




The Mood Walker – Issue 7 – January 2017

A new year and a new issue of The Mood Walker – many thanks to all those who contributed content or photos. In this edition, we have a lovely letter from Sophie Grégoire Trudeau, two Group Profiles as well as a story from Rouge National Park on their partnership experience with Mood Walks.  Plus, how to register for the 2017 Mood […]




Free 2017 Parks Canada Discovery Pass

Celebrate Canada 150! Free admission is here! 2017 is the 150th anniversary of Confederation. As Canada’s gift to you, the 2017 Discovery Pass will provide free admission for the entire year to Parks Canada places from coast-to-coast to coast. Find adventure, fun for the whole family, or a short break from the everyday. There’s never […]