Mental health

In 2021, Echo Foundation awarded grants totalling $2,592,277 to organizations providing frontline services to persons impacted by mental health issues, including:

Montreal

L’Abri en Ville ● Accueil Bonneau ● Action-Santé de Pointe St‑Charles ● Agence Ometz ● Auberge Madeleine ● Benedict Labre House ● Centre Bienvenue ● Centre L’Autre Maison ● Centre de soir Denise-Massé ● Centre St-Pierre ● Chambreclerc ● Chez Doris ● Clé des champs ● Community Perspective in Mental Health ● Cummings Jewish Centre for Seniors ● Dans la Rue ● Doctors of the World ● L’Équipe Entreprise ● Expression Lasalle ● Fondation Tel-Jeunes ● Forward House ● Friends for Mental Health (West Island) ● Friendship Volunteer Association ● Groupe d’entraide Lachine ● Habitations Oasis de Pointe St‑Charles ● Head & Hands ● L’Île des Amis ● Impact ● Les Logis Rose-Virginie ● Maison St-Dominique ● Maison Tangente ● Mères avec Pouvoir ● Mile End Legal Clinic ● Native Women’s Shelter of Montreal ● Nazareth House ● Old Brewery Mission ● Open Door ● La Parentrie ● Parents et amis du bien-être mental du sud-ouest de Montréal ● Le P.A.S. de la rue ● Perspective Autonomie en Santé Mentale ● Portage ● Le Rebond, ressource alternative en santé mentale dans la Petite-Patrie ● Relief ● Répit « Une Heure Pour Moi » ● Société québécoise de la schizophrénie ● St. Michael’s Mission ● Urban Pardes ● West Island Citizen Advocacy ● Women’s Y Foundation

Toronto

Barbra Schlifer Commemorative Clinic ● Baycrest Centre Foundation ● Community Matters Toronto ● Children’s Aid Foundation of Canada ● Dowling Community Service Residence ● Eva’ Initiatives ● Fred Victor Centre ● Gerstein Crisis Centre ● Horizons for Youth ● Institute for Advancements in Mental Health ● Loft Community Services ● Lookup Theatre ● Lumenus Community Services ● National Eating Disorder Information Centre ● The Neighbourhood Land Trust ● Portage Ontario ● Project C.A.N.O.E. ● Renascent ● Rise Asset Management ● Second Harvest ● Sherbourne Health Centre ● The Stop Community Food Centre ● Street Health ● Ve’ahavta, A Jewish Humanitarian Response to Poverty ● Veterans Transition Network ● Working For Change ● YMCA of Greater Toronto ● Yonge Street Mission ● Yorktown Family Services ● Youth Employment Services YES ● Youth Rising Above ● Youth Without Shelter ● YWCA Toronto


Because of the pandemic and its impacts, the Foundation also approved a one‑time budget of $2,500,000 for grants to be made outside of its usual granting sectors, and allocated to the following organizations:

Montreal

Cafétéria communautaire MultiCaf ● Cantine pour tous ● CoVivre ● Cuisine collective Hochelaga-Maisonneuve ● Depot Community Food Centre ● Foundation of Greater Montreal ● Le Mûrier ● PROMIS ● Tablée des chefs

Toronto

Black Creek Community Farm ● Building Roots ● Children’s Aid Foundation ● Community Foundation of Greater Peterborough ● FoodShare Toronto ● Migrant Workers Alliance for Change ● Northern Ontario Indigenous Food Sovereignty Collaborative ● North York Harvest Food Bank ● South Riverdale Community Health Centre