> FUNDRAISER, Nov 2


An enormous THANK YOU to everyone that supported our
fundraiser by purchasing tickets, because we are now officially...

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Due to the generous hearts of Coralie Voth of Viva Optical, and Basilis & Dina Haritos and Niki Charitou of Luna Kitchen & Barthere will be a fundraiser thrown for Maternal Mental Health (MMH) - for the emotional wellbeing of our pregnant and postpartum moms in Saskatchewan who suffer from Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders (PMADs): Postpartum Depression & Anxiety, OCD and Psychosis. 


    

Maternal Depression and Anxiety affect 1 in 5 women. There are potential effects to the whole family, as 10% of partners experience depression and anxiety, more if the mother is depressed. Parental Mental Health issues can affect child health and development. Treating anxiety may help to prevent depression. To learn more about Maternal Mental Health (MMH), click here OR click on any of the other links found on the left-hand side menu.

Portion of the proceeds will go towards resource materials and a conference to be held on May 2, 2018, the same day as the annual World Maternal Mental Health Day. This conference is intended for all healthcare providers, government officials, educators, students, mothers, partners, family, and friends to strategize our next steps in releasing the stigma of mental health issues in mothers during pregnancy and postpartum, one year after baby is born.


SAVE the DATE ~ Thursday, November 2 
Indulge in a 4-course meal while taking in the sounds of our homegrown jazz crooner, Drew Tofin and his 4-piece band!


~ Luna Kitchen & Bar ~
3215 Quance Street, Regina, SK
Doors open at 5:00pm
Dinner at 6:30pm


NOTE:
Your confirmation email will serve as your ticket!



Questions or Conference Sponsorship inquiries:
Please feel free to contact Elita Paterson at:
elita.paterson@uregina.ca or 
(306) 537-5636

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The SK MMH Implementation Committee was created in the Fall of 2009 and is entirely run by volunteers. We attempt to be regionally, professionally, and culturally representative. Significant professional associations and community organization participate, and there is representation from Aboriginal Health Services and women with lived experience www.thesmilingmask.com.  




Heartfelt THANK YOU to our participating Fundraiser Organizers & Sponsors: 

http://www.vivaoptical.com    http://lunakitchenbar.ca/

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