Managing Emotions: How Our Mental Health Team Prepared Kids for Back to School during COVID-19

This school year has been one of constant change in response to COVID-19, and the adjustment has not always been…

January 12, 2021

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Urgent Care Clinic: Elisabeta’s Story

“I was seven when I first started to feel sad all the time,” remembers Elisabeta. “I didn’t understand what depression…

October 9, 2020

Women Join Forces to Donate $32,000 to Mental Health & Addictions Program

On Friday morning, the staff in Humber River Hospital’s Mental Health & Addictions Program couldn’t believe it: Their program had…

February 3, 2020

Omnicell: Why Safe & Timely Drug Dispensing Matters in the Emergency Psychiatric Unit

The Jack & Pat Kay Emergency Psychiatric Unit (EPU) in Humber’s Apotex Emergency Department cares for those experiencing urgent mental…

January 28, 2020

Mental Health Patients Collect 677 lbs of food for North York Harvest Food Bank

Every year, patients in Humber’s Day Treatment Program organize a food drive in support of North York Harvest Food Bank….

June 19, 2019

Child & Adolescent Mental Health: Eduardo’s Story

Eduardo is 17 years old, and the eldest of three children. He and his family moved from Portugal to Canada…

February 19, 2019

Support Patients in Humber’s Emergency Department: Joanne’s Story

“I had never felt so low in my life. I had just turned 18 and I didn’t even know if…

November 5, 2018

Recipe: Pesto Puff Pastry Pizza Pockets

Every Tuesday, the unmistakable aroma of freshly baked food fills the hallways of Humber River Hospital’s 5th floor. Patients and…

October 9, 2018

Abby’s Story: Support Humber River Hospital’s Mental Health and Addictions Program

Abby was young when she first started suffering from depression and anxiety. In 2015 when her father passed away unexpectedly,…

May 24, 2018

Humber’s Child and Adolescent Mental Health Program Receives $5,000 Gift for Transition Day Program

Every year at Humber River Hospital, around 100 child and adolescent mental health patients are able to keep up with…

May 9, 2018