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Feb 12, 2014, 11:15 ET Kids Help Phone/Jeunesse, J'écoute announces François Jolicoeur's appointment to its Board of Directors

TORONTO, Feb. 12, 2014 /CNW/ - Kids Help Phone, a Canadian and world leader in providing vital, innovative and professional counselling services to children and youth, is pleased to announce the...


Jan 27, 2014, 11:30 ET Media Advisory - Kids Help Phone and Bell Let's Talk connect with Montréal students to talk about mental health

MONTRÉAL, Jan. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - Kids Help Phone and Bell Let's Talk are visiting high school students to build greater awareness, acceptance, and action around mental health. Who: Michel Mpambara,...


Jan 27, 2014, 11:30 ET Media Advisory - Kids Help Phone and Bell Let's Talk connect with Toronto students to talk about mental health

TORONTO, Jan. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - Kids Help Phone and Bell Let's Talk are visiting high school students to build greater awareness, acceptance, and action around mental health. Who: Clara Hughes,...


Jan 15, 2014, 07:30 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory and Photo Opportunity - Kids Help Phone to launch Resources Around Me, the organization's newest service innovation benefitting young people across Canada/

Event to also include a major gift announcement TORONTO, Jan. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - On Wednesday, January 15, Kids Help Phone will launch its latest service innovation, Resources Around Me, a new online...


Jan 13, 2014, 10:00 ET Media Advisory and Photo Opportunity - Kids Help Phone to launch Resources Around Me, the organization's newest service innovation benefitting young people across Canada

Event to also include a major gift announcement TORONTO, Jan. 13, 2014 /CNW/ - On Wednesday, January 15, Kids Help Phone will launch its latest service innovation, Resources Around Me, a new online...


Nov 20, 2013, 10:16 ET Kids Help Phone: Meeting the needs of Québec youth

Presentation of Kids Help Phone's Live Chat service and new mobile app MONTRÉAL, Nov. 20, 2013 /CNW/ - This morning, during national Bullying Awareness Week, Kids Help Phone unveiled its new mobile...


Nov 18, 2013, 10:12 ET Media invitation - Kids Help Phone meeting the needs of Québec youth

Presentation of our new mobile app, Always There MONTRÉAL, Nov. 18, 2013 /CNW/ - On Wednesday, November 20, during Bullying Awareness Week, Kids Help Phone will unveil to the media and its partners...


Nov 14, 2013, 10:00 ET Kids Help Phone launches an online resource page to call on everyone in Canada to stand up, step in, and reach out this Bullying Awareness Week

TORONTO, Nov. 14, 2013 /CNW/ - This Bullying Awareness Week (November 17-23, 2013) Kids Help Phone is making it easy for everyone in Canada to get informed and involved in this important national...


Oct 21, 2013, 11:00 ET Teens and dating: Kids Help Phone's professional counsellors are available to talk about hook ups, break ups, make ups and more in time for the launch of new relationship content at kidshelpphone.ca

TORONTO, Oct. 21, 2013 /CNW/ - "My parents are sorta over protective. as soon as I told them I liked a boy and he liked me, my mom hit the roof. Last week I decided to kiss him on the cheek so I did. ...


Sep 05, 2013, 10:00 ET What keeps young people from talking about suicide? Kids Help Phone's professional counsellors are available for media interviews in time for World Suicide Prevention Day on September 10

TORONTO, Sept. 5, 2013 /CNW/ - "My life seems so pointless I don't know what to do anymore, I've been thinking about suicide again. I feel extremely guilty for feeling like this because i know there...


Aug 20, 2013, 10:00 ET Kids Help Phone launches new online content about friendship in time for the back to school season

TORONTO, Aug. 20, 2013 /CNW/ - "This year my first year of middle school my friends made lots of friends in their classes. I felt like the outsider. The new friends excluded me and slowly started to...


Jul 16, 2013, 10:00 ET Kids Help Phone Announces New Board Chair

TORONTO, July 16, 2013 /CNW/ - Kids Help Phone, a Canadian leader in providing vital, innovative and professional counselling services to children and youth, is pleased to announce the appointment of ...


Jun 11, 2013, 10:00 ET Kids Help Phone writes an open letter asking everyone in Canada to support Aboriginal youth ahead of National Aboriginal Day on Friday, June 21st

TORONTO, June 11, 2013 /CNW/ - Imagine if, within your community, 50 per cent of people were affected by suicide. Those people could be anyone: the man behind you in the line at the grocery store,...


Jun 06, 2013, 12:00 ET Media Advisory - 15th annual Being There for Kids Breakfast presented by SaskTel

REGINA, June 6, 2013 /CNW/ - Croissants, transformational testimonials, silent auctions, funding and partnership announcements are on the menu at the 15th annual Being There for Kids Breakfast...


Jun 04, 2013, 15:57 ET Kids Help Phone honours outstanding Canadians with Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medals

TORONTO, June 4, 2013 /CNW/ - Kids Help Phone's volunteers, external influencers and employees are some of the country's best, and every single one merit gratitude and acknowledgement for their...


Apr 16, 2013, 12:29 ET Media Advisory - Opening the market in support of youth mental health and well-being

Kids Help Phone and BMO Financial Group raise awareness for the Walk so Kids Can Talk TORONTO, April 16, 2013 /CNW/ - WHAT: Kids Help Phone and BMO will open trading at Toronto Stock Exchange to help ...


Apr 11, 2013, 10:00 ET Happy Earth Month! Taking care of the planet also means taking care of each other - and Kids Help Phone can help

TORONTO, April 11, 2013 /CNW/ - Did you know that April is also known Earth Month? Every year, over 180 countries - including Canada - celebrate Earth Day on April 22, but celebrations take place...


Mar 21, 2013, 11:25 ET BMO Financial Group steps forward as presenting sponsor of the 2013 Walk so Kids Can Talk in support of Kids Help Phone

Canada's largest walk to support of child and youth mental health and well-being will be held in more than 30 communities across Canada on Sunday, May 5th, 2013 TORONTO, March 21, 2013 /CNW/ - Kids...


Mar 06, 2013, 08:59 ET Media advisory/Photo opportunity - This Halloween, Niagara Region is dressing up for a good cause

BMO Boolathon Raises Money for Kids Help Phone NIAGARA REGION, ON, Oct. 27, 2011 /CNW/ - On Sunday, Niagara Region is getting dressed up in its best Halloween attire, and will bowl in support of the...


Mar 06, 2013, 08:57 ET Kids Help Phone invites Aboriginal youth to help improve counselling service

To view the Social Media Release, click here: http://smr.newswire.ca/en/kids-help-phone/kids-help-phone-invites-aboriginal-youth-to-help-improve TORONTO, June 16, 2011 /CNW/ - Partnering with the...


Mar 04, 2013, 09:44 ET Media advisory - Kids Help Phone experts on grief and loss

TORONTO, March 10 /CNW/ - What does grief and loss mean to kids in Canada? There are many different types of losses that kids can encounter, including the death of a family member or friend,...


Mar 04, 2013, 09:43 ET Media Advisory - What's hope got to do with it?

TORONTO, April 14 /CNW/ - Fostering hope is what the Kids Help Phone professional counsellors do every day. But supporting young people's mental health, well-being and sense of hope is a...


Mar 04, 2013, 09:43 ET CANADIANS URGE YOUNG PEOPLE TO SHARE THEIR FEELINGS WITH KIDS HELP PHONE

More than 4,300 kids who struggle with their well-being reach out for help and hope every week. On Sunday May 1st, Canada walked so kids could talk. TORONTO, May 4 /CNW/ - On Sunday May 1st,...


Mar 04, 2013, 09:42 ET Kids Help Phone addresses LGBTQ-related questions throughout the month of June

TORONTO, June 22, 2011 /CNW/ - "Am I gay?" "Will I lead a normal life?" "Will I be able to get married and have kids?" These are common questions for young people who are struggling to understand...


Mar 04, 2013, 09:41 ET Kids Help Phone counsellors are available to talk about suicide for World Suicide Prevention Day

TORONTO, Sept. 6, 2011 /CNW/ - September 10 is World Suicide Prevention Day, and Kids Help Phone wants to help parents everywhere to understand youth suicide. "It's common to assume that if someone...