Mental health and addictions strategy progress update

  • Corporate Report
  • Health and Wellness

Mental health and addictions strategy update shows the progress the Department of Health and Wellness has made in carrying out its mental health and addictions strategy.

This update, Together we Can: Progress Update, was released in 2012. It describes how the Department of Health and Wellness is supporting improvements for people needing mental health and addictions services. It also shows how access to assessment, treatment, care, and support in communities across the province has improved since 2012.

Information includes 5 progress highlights:

* intervening and treating early for better results
* shorter waits, better care
* Aboriginal and diverse communities
* working together differently
* reducing stigma