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Alberta Mental Wellness Day for Schools

Posted on May 20, 2021

On June 3, 2021, schools across Alberta can access free, online sessions on mental wellness. There are individual sessions for kindergarten to Grade 3, Grades 4 to 6 and Grades 7 to 12 students – as well as teachers, staff and parents. All sharing a common theme: ‘Take care of yourself and each other.’

Activities include a performance and message from Alberta country music singer Brett Kissel, inspirational messages from the Edmonton Oilers, Calgary Flames and others, as well as fun, age-appropriate activities for children and youth led by Alberta Health Services, Ever Active Schools and Sessions for adults include talks by the College of Alberta School Superintendents, resilience expert Michael Ungar, clinical psychologist Jody Carrington and RESPECT Group co-founder Sheldon Kennedy.

Virtual Activity Schedule
Alberta COVID-19 Youth Mental Health Resource Hub
Press Release - May 20, 2021