Independent Living Resource Centre (ILRC)

Training Information Contact:

Independent Living Resource Centre
311a-393 Portage Ave
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
R3B 3H6

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Mental Health First Aid (MHFA)

Be part of the change...become a Mental Health First Aider!

1 in 3 Canadians will experience a mental health problem in their lifetime. Similar to emergnecy first aid, MHFA offers proven strategies and resources to provide frontline support for someone undergoing a mental health crisis. Anyone can benefit from MHFA training. Realize psychological, morale and productivity benefits in your workplace, school or community setting.

Upcoming Dates: November 23 & 24, 2017; December 7 & 8, 2017
January 10 & 11, 2018 (Long Plains First Nation - Click here for more information)

Times: 9:00AM to 4:00PM (2 days)

Location: ILRC DART Centre - 209-393 Portage Avenue (2nd Floor of Portage Place)

Cost: $175 (Payment options: Visa, MasterCard, Debit, Cash, Cheque, Money Order or PayPal)

Certification: Mental Health Commission of Canada MHFA Basic Certificate

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Course Objectives:

  • Develop nonjudgmental and empathetic listening skills
  • Assess the risk of suicide and harm
  • Learn crisis management techniques
  • Provide reassurance and information
  • Reduce stigma and promote understanding

Group rates and closed sessions available

Click here to register online