70% of mental health problems have their onset during childhood or adolesence
Funding to child mental health services has decreased by almost 50% over the last 25 years
5 out of 6 children with a mental health issue will not receive treatment
Even prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, there was a mental health crisis. The pandemic has shone the light more brightly on the crisis and the gaps. This is particularly apparent for youth. In this episode I'm joined by Noah Corio, Director, Public Relations, for Noah's House Foundation. This foundation aims to bridge the gap between mental and emotional support offered in Windsor by bringing the city its first ever mental health-focused youth centre.