Spinning with the Stars
May
31
to Jun 1

Spinning with the Stars

  • Casino Nova Scotia- Schooner Room (map)
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Now in its third year, “Spinning With the Stars” is an entertaining show where Hali-famous people perform as circus artists. Each team is coached by a world-class performer to amaze and entertain the audience with acrobatic feats and theatrics to their choice of music. The evening consists of 10-12 Aerial Theatre performances, a silent auction and awards ceremony, followed by a DJ dance party.

The event is run by inesS™ (Studio In Essence), a fitness centre offering classes and personal training in Pilates and aerial circus training since 2005. The studio offers body-positive, safe, creative and fun paths to physical wellness. Studio in Essence believes physical and mental wellness are connected, and therefore believe in supporting mental health.

The event takes place in the Schooner Room at Casino Nova Scotia Friday, May 31st, 2019. All proceeds go to the Mental Health Foundation of Nova Scotia to support programs and services for Nova Scotians living with mental illness and addictions.

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Kyle Currie Memorial Golf Classic  ***SOLD OUT***
Jun
14
1:00 PM13:00

Kyle Currie Memorial Golf Classic ***SOLD OUT***

The Annual Kyle Currie Memorial Golf Classic takes place on June 14th, 2019. Formerly called Help Our Heroes, the golf tournament is now held in honour of Kyle Currie, a Halifax Regional Firefighter who took his own life after developing Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. This is the sixth year for the charity event which raises funds and awareness in support of mental health research, education and resources for first responders.

***SOLD OUT***

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Mental Health Foundation of Nova Scotia Annual General Meeting
Jul
4
10:00 AM10:00

Mental Health Foundation of Nova Scotia Annual General Meeting

Join us on Thursday, July 4th at 10 a.m. at the Hugh Bell Lecture Hall for our Annual General Meeting. A chance to shine a light on 2018-19 and honour our Outstanding Volunteers, Outstanding Achievement and Partners in our Vision. We hope you’ll join us to reflect on the past year and look ahead at what’s to come.

RSVP HERE


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Battle Cry for Mental Health 5K/10K Run
Apr
20
9:00 AM09:00

Battle Cry for Mental Health 5K/10K Run

Let us hear your BATTLE CRY to end the stigma that surrounds Mental illness. Join runners on April 20, 2019 and show your support for the Mental Health Foundation of Nova Scotia.

This 5K/10K fun run is organized by Andrea Fennel in memory of her brother Alan Doy who had planned to go back to school and work in the Mental Health field before his death. This run is to honor his dream offering help and hope to those suffering with mental illness. 

We all know someone who lives with mental illness or loves someone who does. Let's share our Battle Cry and give mental illness and the stigma that comes with it a run for it.

Because it's ok to not be ok!

For more information contact Andrea Fennel at battlecry4mh@outlook.com.

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Humani-T Free Gelato Day
Apr
13
2:00 PM14:00

Humani-T Free Gelato Day

Humani-T Cafe is giving away FREE GELATO on Saturday, April 13th in support of the Mental Health Foundation of Nova Scotia! Bring your family and friends, line-up, and get your free scoop by simply giving what you can to help Nova Scotians living with mental illness and addiction. We are thrilled to be the benefactor of this annual initiative from Humani-T Cafe which raises funds and awareness for a different charity each year.

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Shubie Classic 5K
Apr
13
8:00 AM08:00

Shubie Classic 5K

The 3rd Annual Shubie Classic 5K takes place on April 13th, 2019 and is the perfect race to start the season! We would love for you to join us on this incredibly scenic route. For only $35.00 you can take part in this 5K chip-timed event with coffee and delicious treats after the race. Every participant gets a finishers medal! We hope to see you there! Proceeds support the Mental Health Foundation of Nova Scotia

Register Here

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5th Annual Zumbathon® for Mental Health
Apr
6
12:30 PM12:30

5th Annual Zumbathon® for Mental Health

Join Zumba® instructor Cynthia McGrath for 90 minutes of high-energy dance and aerobics in support of Nova Scotians living with mental illness. No experience necessary- all you need is a positive attitude, a full water bottle and your best moves! This fitness fundraiser is sure to give you a whole new appreciation for the benefits of exercise for your mental health.  We guarantee you ‘ll have fun and get a great workout while actively supporting the Mental Health Foundation of Nova Scotia!

Registration: 12:30pm

Zumba: 1-2:30pm

$20/person

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A Different Stage of Mind
Mar
15
7:00 PM19:00

A Different Stage of Mind

Proudly presented by BMO Bank of Montreal,  the 16th annual A Different Stage of Mind calls on community leaders and mental health advocates to step out of their comfort zones and into the spotlight to raise funds and awareness for mental illness and addictions.

Doors open at 7:00, show starts at 8:00.

Dress is smart casual.

Want to play a role? Purchase a table or donate to your favourite act's fundraising goal!

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Models for Mental Health
Nov
6
6:00 PM18:00

Models for Mental Health

Inaugural Models For Mental Health taking place on November 6th.

Twenty 'Hali-famous' models will be 'strutting their stuff' wearing beautiful designer outfits from some of Nova Scotia's leading consignment boutiques! All of this in support of Seeds of Success at Northwood, funded by the Mental Health Foundation of Nova Scotia.

Buy Your Tickets Here!

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Atlantic Abilities Conference
Sep
27
to Sep 28

Atlantic Abilities Conference

The Atlantic Abilities Conference is a comprehensive conference for families, educators and professionals focused on these three pillars: Mental Wellness, Physical Wellness and Learning Abilities. Join us September 27-28, 2018 at the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel for thought-provoking panel discussions, informative breakout sessions and keynotes by Dr. Temple Grandin and other industry-leading professionals. our charitable partners are Special Olympics Nova Scotia, the Mental Health Foundation of Nova Scotia and Autism Nova Scotia.

Click here for more info and to register!

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Rock for Mental Health
Jun
9
7:00 PM19:00

Rock for Mental Health

Our aim is to raise awareness and help to reduce the stigma around mental health while having a rocking night! Proceeds to Mental Health Foundation, T-Shirts for sale, 50/50 Draws and Gift basket draw. Guest speakers including Leah Parsons, Shattered Silence and more plus Mr Wayne Schnare as our MC. Enjoy a great night of music while supporting a good cause and lets open up the conversation.

Click here to get your tickets! 

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