TORONTO, Aug. 24 /CNW/ - Recognizing the role fitness plays in mental
health and well-being, proceeds from the Don River Run go towards CAMH's
Fitness in Treatment Research Advisory Panel, which works to create more
access to recreational activities for people with mental health or addictions
WHAT: 13th annual Don River Run for Recovery
WHEN: Sunday August 26 at 10 a.m.
WHERE: CAMH's Brentcliffe Road site (175 Brentcliffe Road, Toronto)
The Honourable George Smitherman, Minister of Health and Long-Term Care,
will be in attendance to give remarks and kick off the event.
The Honourable Kathleen Wynne, Minister of Education will participate in
the run and take part in the awards ceremony afterward.
Andreas Heiner will take part in the run and will share the story of his
struggle with mental illness.
The run will begin promptly at 10AM and the award ceremony will begin at
The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) is Canada's leading
addiction and mental health teaching hospital. Integrating clinical care,
scientific research, education, policy development and health promotion, CAMH
transforms the lives of people impacted by mental health and addiction issues.
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For further information: or to confirm attendance; media please contact
Michael Torres, Media Relations, CAMH at (416) 595-6015