Wellness Grants are provided in partnership with the Shuswap North Okanagan Division of Family Practice (SNO) and Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) Shuswap/Revelstoke branch.
The purpose of the grants are to assist individuals with mental health issues engage in community activity to support their wellness. These funds are available for people in financial hardship who would benefit from community involvement and who are not engaged in the IHA – MHSU system, as there are already wellness grant funds available for people connected to CMHA.
Please note these funds are eligible for medical practices based in Salmon Arm, Enderby, Sicamous and Sorrento. The application form and guidelines are linked below. Please review and ensure that they are signed by the family physician prior to submission.
This pilot project is first come, first served. Initially this project will be able to support 50 individuals at a maximum of $150 each. If not all of the $150 is used per individual we will be able to support more individuals.
CMHA is currently accepting applications. Grants issued on first come first serve basis until all funds are spent. If you have any questions in relation to this pilot project please contact Dianna Churchill, Director of Operations at CMHA (250-832-8477 ext 104).
- Download the Wellness Grant Application 2018