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:

RESPECT Forums Spring 2021 – A big success!

Respect Forum Spring 2021

This Spring, the Respect Forum held 24 online meetings across Canada, bringing together over 350 participants and 180 diverse organizations. 

Thank you to all who participated and the exceptional work of our devoted team. We are definitely better together! For further information please contact us via our web form or social media. Please include a subject so we can direct your request to the right person. See you in the fall!

Check out our new reports!

International Women's Day Conference Report

We’ve been busy! From holding the Spring 2021 Respect Forums to National Service Mapping, Newsletters, Videos along with Conference and Forum Reports. We’re excited to present more valuable resources - watch us go!

The specific needs of women in uniform – Forum report:

Women in uniform webinars

We held two webinars on November 18th and December 2nd. A huge thank you to all the presenters and participants for very moving and informative exchanges. For further information regarding upcoming webinars and resources please contact our National Coordinator, University Outreach, Women’s Outreach and Program Evaluation:  Servane Roupnel ▸

View and download the report here ▸

You Tube eng video Check out our new videos!

•   About the Respect Forums
•   Projects and mapping
•   Collaboration and partnerships
Watch now! ▸

RESPECT Forums Spring 2021 – Thank you!

Western Region

  • Calgary – 16-March
  • Edmonton – 18-March
  • Regina – 23-March
  • Winnipeg – 30-March
  • Thunder Bay – Cancelled
  • Vancouver – 14-April
  • Victoria – 21-April
  • Comox – 22-April

Québec Region

  • Québec – 31-March
  • Montréal – 01-April
  • Sherbrooke – 06-April
  • Saguenay – 15-April
  • Gatineau – 06-May

Ontario Region

  • North Bay – 23-March
  • Windsor – 24-March
  • London – 25-March
  • Ottawa – 30-March
  • Kingston – 13-April
  • Hamilton – 15-April
  • Toronto – 5-May

Atlantic Region

  • Fredericton – 23-March
  • Saint John NB – 23-March
  • Moncton – 29-March
  • Halifax – 30-March
  • St John’s NL – 6-April

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!

Resources for Veteran families and military benefits:

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The Veteran Family Program benefits the medically releasing Canadian Armed Forces members, medically released Veterans and their families.

The Military Benefits Browser provides easily accessible information related to benefits and services for military members who are ill, injured, or transitioning out of the Canadian Armed Forces, their families, as well as families of the deceased.

Newsletter December 2020

Our December NEWSletter is here! Featuring:

•   Save the date – Spring 2021
•   Fall 2020 Forum Facts
•   Service Mapping Survey News
•   Women’s Outreach: two successful webinars

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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.

More about the RESPECT Forum ▸

PTS can affect anyone

Respect Video

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