Bell Let’s Talk Day 2019
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
WHAT: Bell Let’s Talk provides the largest corporate fundraising commitment to mental health in Canada. Since its launch in September 2010, Bell Let’s Talk has partnered with more than 900 organizations providing mental health services throughout Canada, including major donations to hospitals, universities and other care and research organizations.
WHY: The overall goal of this initiative is to reduce the stigma around mental health, and to help those struggling with mental illness to access mental health services.
WHEN: On Wednesday, January 30, you can be part of eliminating the stigma around mental illness, by taking part in the Bell Let’s Talk program.
Here’s HOW Bell has made it easy for you to help!
You watch, Bell donates!
With just a tap, click, or text…
you can help fund Canadian mental health!
Bell will donate 5¢ each time that you…
View the Bell Let’s Talk Day video on
Facebook (BellLetsTalk), or
Tweet using #BellLetsTalk
Snap using the Bell Let’s Talk filter
For Bell customers, every text message (turn off iMessage) sent, and each mobile and long distance call made
To find out more about the impact your donation will have, and other ways to help, visit Bell’s page.
IMPACT: Overall, 87% of Canadians say they are more aware of mental health issues than they were a few years ago. What is even more impressive: 85% believe attitudes about mental health have shifted in a positive direction, and 75% believe the stigma around mental illness has been reduced. Source: BCE
To find out how to talk about mental health (from how to help someone with mental illness to how to tell someone you need help), see our previous blog post here.
To learn more about mental health, or to receive information on mental health services at Balanced Mind and Wellness, call Carly at 647-961-9669, or or email firstname.lastname@example.org. We are happy to help you take the next step in your, or someone else’s, mental health journey.