Two videos cover 4 issues which new immigrants face when they come to Canada: Identity, Language, Discrimination and Employment. Documentary interviews and situation scenarios illustrate the newcomer's frustratrions, achievements, worries and progress toward becoming full participants in Canadian society. Each program is 30 minutes
The Consumer Initiative Fund, Vancouver Community Mental Health Services, Vancouver Coastal Health Authority provide funding for mental health consumers to work with their peers to develop and implement programs. Demonstrates the value of such programs for mental health consumers.
This video provides an overview of some of these projects. For example: Art Studios Bursary; The Consumer Artists Workshops; Community Kitchen; Crisis Fund; Education Fund; Healing Journal Writing Club; Highs & Lows Choir; Sewing Notions; Tardive Dyskinesia Self-Help Group; Drive Pool Club; Evergreen Project;