Promoting Mental Health Within the Ismaili Community – an innovative pilot project with national implications

Participants will learn about:

·         The mental health partnership project between the Ismaili Council of BC and the CMHA, including the Living Life To The Project, an evidenced-based mental health promotion project that resulted in community members signing up for this  8 week course.
·         The role of volunteerism as a core value of the Ismaili community and how that has contributed to the success of the program.
·         Support from the community to embrace the program as a core national mental health program within the Ismaili community.
·         How this pilot fits within the Mental Health Strategy of the Ismaili Council of Canada