Finding Strength and Purpose with Taking Charge: Julinda’s Story

Julinda, a kindergarten teacher and single mother, began experiencing severe stomach issues and debilitating acid reflux in May 2021. Despite…

May 7, 2024

Spotlight: Child & Adolescent Mental Health Urgent Care Clinic

In an era where mental health challenges among youth are reaching critical levels, Humber River Health’s Child & Adolescent Mental…

May 7, 2024

Taking Charge: Edmund’s Journey with Depression and Anxiety

It was 2018 and from outward appearances, everything was great in Edmund’s life. He exercised regularly and had a close…

October 11, 2023

Humber River Health and Lumenus Expand Youth Mental Health Services with Slaight Family Foundation Donation

Thanks to a recent commitment of $1.5 million from The Slaight Family Foundation, Humber River Health, in partnership with Lumenus…

October 10, 2023

The Slaight Family Foundation commits $26.5M to youth and mental health initiatives

TORONTO (SEPTEMBER 26, 2023) – The Slaight Family Foundation today announced it will donate $26.5 million to 19 organizations including…

September 26, 2023

Child & Adolescent Mental Health: Filling the Gap

Anara was 17 when she landed in the Jack & Pat Kay Emergency Psychiatric Unit (EPU) for the second time…

September 20, 2023

Friends and Family Name Rooftop Garden Bench in Memory of George Wyles

“George was fun-loving, charismatic, and had a heart of gold,” says George Wyles’ closest friend Elvis. “He would give the…

November 7, 2022

Former Patient To Volunteer: Dina’s Story

This week, we are celebrating National Volunteer Week! Our volunteers at the Foundation and the Hospital are vast and diverse…

April 29, 2022

WINK Winners and Finalists: Past and Present

This year’s WINK Den Event is almost here! On March 8, 2022, members of the Women in Kindness (WINK) will…

February 14, 2022

The RiPL Effect: Increasing Youth Access to Mental Health Care

Thank you to each and every member of our Rising Philanthropic Leaders (RiPL) and their network of donors for raising…

January 26, 2022