MDSC is the only Canadian Associate Member of GAMIAN (Global Alliance of Mental Illness Advocacy Networks)


MDSC is a member of the Aeroplan Pooling Program and receives the donation of miles once a year. Contact the MDSC for details.


MDSC is proud to collaborate with Bell in anti-stigma initiatives.


MDSC has been planning and collaborating with the Native Mental Health Association of Canada on a series of major national initiatives, including a comprehensive planning framework on cultural safety, relational practice and social inclusion to reduce labelling, discrimination, colonialism, racism and stigma.

neurological health charities

MDSC is a member of the Neurological Health Charities of Canada.

On September 29, 2011, at the University of Ottawa Medical and Health Science campus at the Ottawa Hospital, the Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Federal Minister of Health, announced nearly $6 million in federal contributions for ten research projects on neurological conditions. (photo // more info)


CDRIN is a partnership between Mood Disorders Society of Canada (, the Mental Health Commission of Canada (, and the Institute of Mental Health Research University of Ottawa, (


 CAMIMH Joins Forces with the Governor General to Move Forward for Mental Health