From Surviving To Thriving
Most of our efforts pertaining to this program involve supporting post-secondary institutions, their staff, faculty, and students. Since 2019, we've had the honour of working with post-secondary institutions across Canada to help them share valuable resources that support mental health and well-being. Whether you are a recipient of the Mindful Campuses grant or not, you can leverage the free Mindful Campuses Digital Toolbox to support the wellbeing of those within your organization.
Creating Mindful Campuses across Canada!
Mindful Employer Canada is proud to be collaborating with Canada Life and Workplace Strategies for Mental Health on Mindful Campuses - a program dedicated to supporting Canadian post-secondary institutions to achieve wellness for staff, students and faculty.
Mindful Campuses offers grants of up to $2,000 for a limited number of Canadian post-secondary institutions that meet the following criteria:
Funds can be used for purposes related to improving psychological health and safety of staff, students and faculty.
Optional: Use funds from this grant to print the workbooks for the workshop.
Optional: Use up to 50% of the allotted grant to help offset the costs of a co-ordinator for wellness activities that include students, staff and faculty.
A workshop that facilitates the completion of Plan for Resilience for staff and faculty, and From Surviving to Thriving for students before March 15, 2021. Both tools help build resilience and plan for stressful situations. Plan for Resilience is available at: www.workplacestrategiesformentalhealth.com/employee-resources/plan-for-resilience. From Surviving to Thriving can be found at: https://www.workplacestrategiesformentalhealth.com/employee-resources/post-secondary-student-resilience.
The 2020-2021 Mindful Campuses grant winners have been selected. If your institution is interested in applying for the 2021-2022 Mindful Campuses grant, you can do so by downloading the Application below and submitting it to by May 6, 2021.
Mindful Campuses Digital Toolkit
Digital tools in French and English to help you support the well-being of your staff, faculty, and students.