Multicultural Women's Wellness Program
Multicultural Women’s Wellness ProgramThis program is delivered in partnership with Canadian Mental Health Association. The goal of the Multicultural Women Wellness Program is to promote the well-being of women who are socially isolated, experiencing cultural and linguistic barriers, and/or may be at risk of mental health problems due to difficult life circumstances. It is a safe place where women can meet, make friends, network, learn, remain active and have fun.
- Russian speaking senior women attended weekly sessions
- For many this weekly gatherings are the only place they can meet others and avoid isolation Program delivery results include reduced isolation, mental health prevention, seniors are connected to community, participate in events and make friends.
Program delivery results include reduced isolation, mental health prevention, seniors are connected to community, participate in events and make friends.
Eligibility criteria: Russian speaking women, mostly seniors, who are vulnerable, isolated and who may be at risk of developing mental health problems.
Funding source: Canadian Mental Health Association, Foundations-United Way; No fees are charged from clients for services provided.