What's New

August 23, 2019
Check out our EarlyON Child and Family Centre events this fall
Check out our EarlyON Child and Family Centre events this Fall!

May 10, 2019
Innovative models of mental health care around the world – and at SickKids, SickKids CCMH
Today, we share our final instalment of our five-part series for Children’s Mental Health Week. Dr. Peter Szatmari, Chief, Child & Youth Mental Health Collaborative, SickKids, CAMH and University of Toronto; Chief of the Department of Psychiatry, SickKids; and Trustee, SickKids Centre for Community Mental Health (SickKids CCMH) Board of Trustees, outlines models of care that are breaking down some of the barriers in providing timely and effective mental health services to our children and youth.

May 09, 2019
Patients presenting at SickKids with mental health concerns are on the rise
This week on sickkidscmh.ca, we celebrate Children’s Mental Health Week. For our fourth instalment of this five-part series, Dr. Suneeta Monga, Associate Chief of Psychiatry, SickKids, outlines the numbers of children seen at the hospital who require mental health services and why, as caregivers, we must be aware of this need. 

May 08, 2019
Reorganizing services at SickKids CCMH to meet the need
This week on sickkidscmh.ca, we are celebrating Children’s Mental Health Week. For our third instalment of this five-part series, Neill Carson, Clinical Director, SickKids Centre for Community Mental Health, outlines the critical work being done in the community to meet the need for access to services that families want. 



May 07, 2019
Understanding the brain's capacity to adapt and recover – what this means for mental health
This week on sickkidscmh.ca, we are celebrating Children’s Mental Health Week. For our second instalment of this five-part series, Dr. Steven Miller, Head of Neurology and Senior Scientist in Neurosciences & Mental Health at SickKids, explains the connections between brain health and mental health, and the relatively new understanding of the brain’s capacity to adapt and recover.

May 06, 2019
Celebrating Children’s Mental Health Week 2019
Children’s Mental Health Week 2019: Feeling optimistic about the state of children’s mental health care.


April 09, 2019
Increasing access to care: SickKids CCMH announces a new service delivery model
Today, SickKids Centre for Community Mental Health (SickKids CCMH) is pleased to announce a new service delivery model for intensive services that will increase access to care and expand capacity. Over the next 18 months, we will transform our Intensive Services for Youth from a primarily residential focus to a format that emphasizes day treatment and intensive in-home while retaining a residential component. The new service will see more kids and families, reduce overall wait times and be better integrated with the real lives of our clients.

February 15, 2019
Celebrating two years of SickKids CCMH and SickKids working together
Celebrating two years of SickKids CCMH and SickKids working together to strengthen the children’s mental health continuum of care



November 12, 2018
Resources for parents
Resources for parents

September 11, 2018
Families First: free parent education workshops
Families First: free parent education workshops

August 03, 2018
Annual Report 2017-18



May 08, 2018
Celebrating Children’s Mental Health Week
Today is the first day of Mental Health Week across Ontario and at SickKids, and it arrives at a time when the mental health of all of our clients is an increasingly important topic of clinical and leadership conversations.

May 08, 2018
The Institute has a new name: SickKids Centre for Community Mental Health Learning Institute!
The Institute has a new name: SickKids Centre for Community Mental Health Learning Institute!

May 08, 2018
Children’s Mental Health Week: Feeling hopeful for the future of mental health care for children and youth
Dr. Peter Szatmari, Chief, Child & Youth Mental Health Collaborative, SickKids, CAMH and University of Toronto, Chief of the Department of Psychiatry, SickKids, and Trustee, SickKids Centre for Community Mental Health Board of Trustees, gives an assessment of the current state of mental health care for children and youth, and why we have reason to be optimistic.

May 07, 2018
The Healthy Babies Healthy Children Program (HBHC) celebrates 20 years
The Healthy Babies Healthy Children Program (HBHC) celebrates 20 years!