Mood Disorders Society of Canada is pleased to announce their partnership with la Vie en Rose.  During its 2019 Christmas Box campaign, la Vie en Rose committed to raising funds, awareness and addressing the stigma associated with mental illness in Canadian communities and our workplaces.

“We are so proud that our Canadian stores participated actively in this fundraiser and collected a total amount of $65,500 by selling $1 Christmas boxes. We are very happy that a part of the amount will be used to provide information and resources to assist Canadians impacted by mental health, with the help of organizations such as Mood Disorders Society of Canada. “ indicates Paola Medeiros, National Sales Director, la Vie en Rose

“MDSC is so very proud to receive a significant donation from la Vie en Rose. We appreciate the partnership with la Vie en Rose and their generous contribution will assist our organization to provide mental health resources and programs to assist Canadians who are impacted by mental illness”, stated Dave Gallson, National Executive Director Mood Disorders Society of Canada.

About the Mood Disorders Society of Canada:

The Mood Disorders Society of Canada was launched in 2001 to provide people with mood disorders, their families and caregivers a strong, cohesive voice at the national level on issues relating to mental health and mental illness. With particular regard to depression, bipolar disorder and other associated mood disorders, the MDSC aims to improve access to treatment, inform research, shape program development and government policy to improve the quality of life for people affected by mood disorders.

For more information contact:

Mood Disorders Society of Canada

www.mdsc.ca   or info@mdsc.ca

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