Year: 2013 Source: Calgary, AB: Vecova Centre for Disability Services and Research.(2013). 18 p. SIEC No: 20130355

Every Canadian will experience the effects of mental illness in their lifetime. One in five report having a mental illness. The rate for persons with developmental disabilities is five times higher. Mental illness is a primary concern for 21-40% of these individuals. Vecova’s socio-economic trends report let’s you stay on top of the trends, understand the issues, discover best practices in mental health intervention and explore prevention and promotion strategies to create mentally healthy communities for Canadians of all abilities.

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