May 7th, National Child and Youth Mental Health Day, since 2007
May 7th is about having caring conversations and making connections between children, youth and caring adults in their lives. Caring connections enhance the mental health of children and youth and it is part of their overall health.
View our Be That Caring Adult video.
Below are samples of “I Care About You” activities for May 7th to print off and use:
Thank you for your interest and activities planned for Child & Youth Mental Health Day.
“We are all family members, whether our family is natural, chosen, large or small, temporary or permanent, conventional or unconventional, resilient or fragile. Our experiences with family shape us.” (Families at the Centre – BC)