Bell Let's Talk: A Golden Opportunity to Destigmatize Mental Illness

On January 31, Bell is organizing a day to support initiatives in the field of mental health. For each social media post tagged with #BellCause, Bell will donate 0.05$ to the Community Fund.

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Mental health is everyone's business. Every winter, Bell organizes a day to support initiatives in the field. On January 31, for each social media post tagged with #BellCause or for each viewing of their video or use of their filter, Bell will donate 0.05$ to the Community Fund.

Thanks to this day, donations of 5,000$ to 25,000$ will be awarded in 2018. If you have a project related to mental health for the 2018-2019 school year and you would like to benefit from a financial thumb, it is possible to submit your application by March 31, 2018. Please read the eligibility conditions before proceeding.

How to get involved while raising awareness among students?

On the Bell Let's Talk Day website, an educational kit is made available to teachers. This is a great opportunity to educate our young people about mental health and the consequences of mental illness and the stigma attached to this condition from which no one is immune.

Mental health educational resources

There are various resources related to the topic of mental health that can be used by teachers:

To those who want to join the discussion, do not hesitate and raise awareness among our young people so that they take care of themselves and others during darker moments of their lives.

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Julie R.-Bordeleau
Julie R.-Bordeleau
Former teacher and mother of a military family of 4 boys, Julie R-Bordeleau is an alternative learning guide and author. She loves discovering new educational and holistic resources and approaches that allow her clients to learn and develop in different ways, depending on their needs. Its website, its newsletter and its services are dedicated to adults who are changing the world in their own way, whether they are parents-educators, parents or professionals.

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