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Introduction to the Canadian Mental Health Commission

Introduction to the Canadian Mental Health Commission Introduction to the Canadian Mental Health Commission Howard Chodos Commissioner, Canadian Mental Health Commission, Canada n the final day of the IIMHL Conference in well as undertake several important initiatives. Ottawa in August 2007, the Prime Minister Former Senator Kirby expressed his deep Oof Canada, the Right Honourable Stephen appreciation for the ‘unwavering commitment to Harper, formally launched the Mental Health improve the lives of the many ten thousands of Commission of Canada (MHCC). The Government Canadians who are living with a mental illness,’ that of Canada had announced in its budget several the Government of Canada had demonstrated by months earlier, in March 2007, that it would provide agreeing to fund the Commission. funding for the Commission. On 31 August 2007, the Canadian Prime Minister released the names of The creation of the Commission has been the people who had been selected over the enthusiastically supported by all the provincial and summer to lead the Commission – an 18-member territorial governments in Canada and has also Board of Directors and the Chairs of eight advisory been endorsed by all mental health stakeholder committees (see www.mentalhealthcommission.ca communities. Structurally, the Commission will be for the complete list). a national body http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png The International Journal of Leadership in Public Services Emerald Publishing

Introduction to the Canadian Mental Health Commission

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Publisher
Emerald Publishing
Copyright
Copyright © Emerald Group Publishing Limited
ISSN
1747-9886
DOI
10.1108/17479886200800002
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Abstract

Introduction to the Canadian Mental Health Commission Howard Chodos Commissioner, Canadian Mental Health Commission, Canada n the final day of the IIMHL Conference in well as undertake several important initiatives. Ottawa in August 2007, the Prime Minister Former Senator Kirby expressed his deep Oof Canada, the Right Honourable Stephen appreciation for the ‘unwavering commitment to Harper, formally launched the Mental Health improve the lives of the many ten thousands of Commission of Canada (MHCC). The Government Canadians who are living with a mental illness,’ that of Canada had announced in its budget several the Government of Canada had demonstrated by months earlier, in March 2007, that it would provide agreeing to fund the Commission. funding for the Commission. On 31 August 2007, the Canadian Prime Minister released the names of The creation of the Commission has been the people who had been selected over the enthusiastically supported by all the provincial and summer to lead the Commission – an 18-member territorial governments in Canada and has also Board of Directors and the Chairs of eight advisory been endorsed by all mental health stakeholder committees (see www.mentalhealthcommission.ca communities. Structurally, the Commission will be for the complete list). a national body

Journal

The International Journal of Leadership in Public ServicesEmerald Publishing

Published: Apr 1, 2008

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