Women for Mental Health at The Royal

Women for Mental Health

Every Woman Counts

Our goals are simple and clear:

Help make a difference in the lives of people living with mental illness and their loved ones.

What is the Women for Mental Health initiative?

A philanthropic initiative at The Royal bringing together like-minded women to inspire conversations and support for mental health – and to be part of helping to increase access to mental health care.

Our Women for Mental Health are change-makers.

Your engagement in this initiative will support The Royal’s vision of a hospital without walls. Imagine an organization of mental health experts working alongside other health care and social service providers deeply integrated within and throughout our urban and rural centres. 

This focus will centre on care through: partnerships, technology and applied research.

Your exclusive membership includes:

    • Meaningful and heartfelt dialogue with like-minded women.
    • Annual members celebratory and networking event.
    • Opportunity to attend an annual exclusive members-only experience.
    • Monthly e-newsletters in addition to exclusive Women for Mental Health related updates.
    • Recognition as member listed on The Royal’s Foundation website.
    • Special invitations:
      • Conversations at The Royal education session with a VIP pre-reception with the evening’s keynote speaker 

    You will be at the heart of a movement to help increase access to mental health care.



    Women for Mental Health Founders
    Founding members of The Royal's Women for Mental Health
    Women for Mental Health Chairs

    Our Chairs

    Photo of Women for Mental Health members

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