Be Healthy Be You!

Healthy Kids Brantford-Brant helps children make healthy lifestyle choices, which have the added benefit of contributing to positive self-esteem and confidence.

According to the Mental Health of Children and Youth in Ontario scorecard, as many as 1 in 5 children and youth in Ontario will experience some form of mental health issues. Five out of six of those kids will not receive the treatment they need.

Here are some ways kids can build confidence, positive self-esteem and improve their mental well-being.

Local Resources

Woodview Mental Health and Autism Services offers a broad range of services for children and youth facing mental health challenges and for those diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).

Canadian Mental Health Association, Brant Haldimand Norfolk Branch provides recovery-focused programs and services for people of all ages and their families.

To learn more about the Be Healthy Be You! program, contact the Strategic Planning and Community Partners department.