Welcome to the RESPECT Forum Events & Campaign site!

Promoting collaboration through networking and knowledge sharing to improve mental health services and reduce homelessness for our men and women in uniformed service who run to danger.

Special Announcements:

Covid-19 Impact Veteran Families Survey

The Vanier Institute invites you to share your experience, thoughts and ideas! We’re seeking participants for a survey exploring the well-being and experiences of Veteran families during the COVID-19 pandemic. This survey is to be completed by anyone who is a Veteran or a member of a Veteran family.
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Newsletter Summer 2020

Our summer NEWSletter is here! Featuring:

•   Save the date – Fall 2020
•   Outreach initiatives in 2020
•   Service mapping pilot project
•   Winter and spring overview

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RESPECT Forums – Online 
Fall 2020 schedule:

Western Region

  • Regina/Saskatoon – 08-Oct
  • Winnipeg – 14-Oct
  • Victoria – Oct 14 and 22
  • Comox – Oct 15 and 21
  • Vancouver – 20-Oct
  • Edmonton – 20-Oct
  • Calgary – 21-Oct
  • Thunder Bay – 29-Oct

Québec Region

  • Montréal – 14-Oct
  • Québec – 20-Oct
  • Saguenay – 27-Oct

Ontario Region

  • Kingston – 20-Oct
  • Ottawa – 21-Oct
  • Hamilton – 22-Oct
  • Toronto – 23-Oct
  • North Bay – 28-Oct
  • Windsor – 28-Oct
  • London – 29-Oct

Atlantic Region

  • Halifax – 06-Oct
  • Saint John NB – 07-Oct
  • Moncton – 16-Oct
  • St John’s NL – 27-Oct
  • Fredericton – 29-Oct

To receive further information regarding the RESPECT Forums, please contact us via our web form or social media. Please include a subject so we can direct your request to the right person. We look forward to hearing from you!

Thank you Spring 2020
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About the RESPECT Forum

Respect Forum meetings bring together people from health and social services, all levels of government, universities, community organizations, and peer support organizations. Participants have the opportunity to talk about their organizations, the services they provide, the challenges they face, and their research and community engagement activities — paving the way to explore possibilities for collaboration.

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PTS can affect anyone

Respect Video

PTS (Post Traumatic Stress) is debilitating and can result in depression, domestic violence, homelessness and even suicide.