Help Us Support Families Affected by Mental Illness!
There are many ways to support
families, caregivers, children and youth this holiday season.
Suggested Donation Amounts:
Personal Care: $10 will provide basic toiletries
for one child’s Safe Kids Kit; your gift will help a child
to take care of their basic needs.
Warmth & Nourishment: $10 will provide seasonal
items such as mittens, toques and warm socks, as well as
non-perishable snacks for one child’s Safe Kids Kit; your
gift will help keep children warm and nourished.
Safety & Security: $10 will provide important
materials for one child’s Safe Kids Kit - such as
affirmation cards, feelings cards, safety plans, emergency contact
cards; your gift will help to remind a child of the support that is
available to them.
Reflection & Self-Expression: $15 will provide
art supplies for one child’s Safe Kids Kit; your gift will
help a child to explore their feelings and learn about mental health
through creative expression.
Play: $5 will provide toys and personal objects for
one child’s Safe Kids Kit; these items are tailored to the
personal interests of each child and help to ensure that a child
remembers to have fun while continuing to support a loved who is
living with a mental illness.
Monthly Donations help FAME with its ongoing
programs and services, such as:
-One-on-one family support,
counselling and system navigation
-Public education and community
updates for families and caregivers
-Monthly support groups for families
supporting a loved one with mental illness
-Group programs for children affected
by a loved one's mental illness
-Counselling for children and youth
affected by a loved one's mental illness