News Releases

APRIL 2022
8 Manitoba Announces New Council of the Federation Mental Health and Addictions Award
1 Social Impact Bond Created to Help Manitobans
FEBRUARY 2022
22 Provincial Investment Expands Program to Help More Manitobans Quit Smoking
17 Manitoba Government Invests $2 Million in Post-Pandemic Mental Health and Addictions Recovery Supports to be Awarded Through United Way
17 Manitoba Unveils Mental Health and Community Wellness Roadmap
DECEMBER 2021
31 Province Expands Strongest Families Institute Program to Provide Mental Health Services to all Manitobans
23 Manitobans Are Reminded Of Important Supports During The Holiday Season
21 Governments Invest in Early Intervention and Referral Program Focused on Mental Health and Addictions Treatment
NOVEMBER 2021
26 Manitoba Government Investing $30,000 To Support Mental Health And Addictions Training For Domestic Violence Staff
26 Province Increases Investments to Support Child Nutrition Programs in Schools, Mental Health Promotion
OCTOBER 2021
20 Province to Expand Eating Disorder Prevention and Recovery Program
SEPTEMBER 2021
22 Province Launches Community Roundtables to Develop Action Plan for Mental Health and Community Wellness
8 Province Launches New Social Impact Bond to Support Women's Heart Health
7 Province Announces Additional Mental Health Funding to Support the Return to School
2 Province Meets Commitment of 100 New Supportive Recovery Housing Beds to Strengthen Mental Health and Addiction Services
AUGUST 2021
12 Province Announces Investment into Telepsychiatry Assessments for Rural Emergency Departments, First Nation Communities
JULY 2021
19 Province Announces Consultation Plan for Mental Health and Community Wellness
16 Province Adding Six Additional Beds to Crisis Stabilization Unit in Winnipeg
8 Rapid Access to Addictions Medicine Clinics Make It Easier for Manitobans to Access Addiction Medication, Treatment
JUNE 2021
22 Positive Results from Provincial Investments in Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Supports
MAY 2021
31 Province Invests More Than $819,000 in Winnipeg Rapid Access to Addictions Medicine Clinics
25 Province Provides More Than $220,000 to NorWest Youth Hub, Tamarack Recovery Centre
17 Province Invests $428,000 in Counselling Services, Withdrawal Management at Klinic Community Health Centre
7 Tens of Thousands of Students Benefit from Mental Health Promotion Project at Schools
APRIL 2021
23 Province Announces Additional Funding for Mental Health Programs for Teachers, Staff, Students Dealing with the Impacts of COVID-19 Pandemic
16 Province Providing More Than $1 Million for Mental Health and Addictions Supports
7 Province Appoints New Deputy Ministers
MARCH 2021
18 Province Creates Five New Youth Hub Sites to Expand Co-ordinated Access to Mental Health, Addiction Services to Protect Young Manitobans
FEBRUARY 2021
1 Seniors Care, Mental Health, and Chronic and Complex Care Prioritized in Agreement Reached Between Province and Doctors Manitoba
JANUARY 2021
20 Health System Transformation Prioritizes Support for Mental Health and Addictions
5 Protecting Vulnerable Manitobans and Creating Job Opportunities Focus of New Cabinet and Departments