Strength for Today, Hope for Tomorrow

When you find the strength to get through today, you also find hope to get through tomorrow. Bipolar Disorder (BD) is a chronic condition that affects around 1% of the population. Although there is still an immense stigma around mental illness, especially BD, it’s important to understand how serious this condition can be. Those suffering with it need strength from others so they can find the strength within themselves.   

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Dr Joanna Henderson on Advancing Care of Emerging Adults with Mental Illness

Meet Dr Joanna Henderson 

Dr Joanna Henderson is fortunate to play many roles in the field of mental health. A clinical psychologist by training, her work is focused on youth and emerging adults aged 12-25. She is a Senior Scientist in the Child, Youth & Emerging Adult program at CAMH and Executive Director of the McCain Centre at CAMH. Currently leading four federally funded studies, Dr Henderson is directly engaged in shaping the policies and practices that impact young adults with mental health challenges. 

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Susan Meikle: “It’s an interesting time to be in healthcare!”

Meet Susan Meikle

An Occupational Therapist by training, Susan Meikle has 45 years of professional experience; currently she is the Executive Director Toronto North Support Services. One of the services she leads provides “a doorway” of access to 53 provider services for upwards of 7,000 referrals a year.

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Learn how 3 Friends of Eli’s Place had fun with purpose in 2019

Spinning, Sipping and Singing Raised Over $50,000 for Eli’s Place

Our community of Eli’s Place supporters continues to grow, made up of passionate people who care about bringing hope for a healthy future to young adults with serious mental illness. It is with deep gratitude that we share three unique and successful fundraisers that individual supporters championed on behalf of Eli’s Place. If you feel moved as much as we do, and are interested in doing your own fundraising event, we have lots of ideas and we’re here to help!

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Fundraising for Eli’s Place. It’s easier than you think!

Interested in supporting Eli’s Place in a bigger way?  Join a growing number of supporters who have raised awareness and funds for Eli’s Place, and had fun doing it! Wondering if you’re up to the challenge?  It’s easier than you think. Get your creative juices flowing with the helpful ideas below. Then, get in touch.  Our Eli’s Place volunteer team is ready to help.

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