This is a page from the 2021 Canadian federal election.
Youth Mental Health
Introduce a new fund for student well-being to improve wait times & increase access to mental healthcare at colleges & universities, with $500M invested over four years, and 10% dedicated annually to Indigenous-governed & operated post-secondary institutions.
- Provide specific funding for early mental health interventions.
- Launch a targeted strategy to ensure timely access to mental health services for young people & children.
- Provide funding for prevention, treatment, & research related to youth mental health.
- Call for a national study on the impact of phones & social media on mental health in adolescents.