OBI Public Talks - Resources

Resources for Youth Mental Health: Co-Creating Strategies for Success

Youth Mental Health:

Be There Certificate - online course to support someone struggling with their mental health

Family Navigation Project - expert navigation of the mental health and addictions service system for youth and their families, who live in the GTA

Stella's Place - for young adults (ages 16 to 29) with mental health needs in Toronto

Hope + Me - free support programs to people across Ontario, and their families, who are living with depression, anxiety, or bipolar disorder - Canada's only charity training and empowering young leaders to revolutionize mental health in every province and territory

Children’s Mental Health Ontario

McCain Centre at CAMH

Orygen– Australian organization with helpful factsheets on mental health issues


What’s Up Walk‑in Counselling

Yorktown Family Services – Rapid Access Virtual Counselling

Central Toronto Youth Wellness Hub


Tangerine Walk-In Counselling


Frontenac Youth Services


ROCK (Reach Out for Kids)


York Hills – Here to Help Phone Line

360 Kids – “Let’s Chat!”

MOBYSS (Mobile Youth Walk-In Clinic)


LGBTQ Youthline Ontario

Ontario Caregiver Helpline (Peer Support)


OBI Blog Posts:

Take Care of Your Brain - 6 Tips for Mental Health

Your Questions Answered - Neurodevelopmental Disorder Priority Setting Partnership

Partner Links:


Canadian Biomarker Integration Network in Depression (CAN-BIND)

Childhood Cerebral Palsy Neuroscience Discovery Network (CP-NET)

Dalhousie University

Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital

Province of Ontario Neurodevelopmental Disorders (POND) Network

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre