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Mar 01, 2013, 15:35 ET Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity - This Halloween, Peterborough is dressing up for a good cause

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


Mar 01, 2013, 15:34 ET Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity - This Halloween, Ottawa is dressing up for a good cause

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


Mar 01, 2013, 15:30 ET Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity - This Halloween, New-Brunswick is dressing up for a good cause

BMO Boolathon Raises Money for Kids Help Phone MONCTON AND SAINT-JOHN, NB, Oct. 27, 2011 /CNW/ - On Saturday, New-Brunswick is getting dressed up in its best Halloween attire, and will bowl in...


Mar 01, 2013, 15:28 ET Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity - This Halloween, York Region is dressing up for a good cause

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


Mar 01, 2013, 10:09 ET Record-Breaking $1 Million Raised During 2011 BMO Boolathon in Support of Kids Help Phone

50 communities across Canada came out in their wildest costumes in support of kids TORONTO, Oct. 31, 2011 /CNW/ - Who knew that superheroes and vampires were such fang-tastic fundraisers? Or that...


Feb 28, 2013, 16:00 ET Kids Help Phone asks everyone in Canada to take a stand against cyberbullying

Canada's leading youth counselling service launches an anti-cyberbullying campaign this November TORONTO, Nov. 2, 2011 /CNW/ - With Bullying Awareness Week (November 14-20), Kids Help Phone is...


Feb 28, 2013, 15:59 ET Kids Help Phone professional counsellors are available for media interviews about holiday stress

TORONTO, Dec. 7, 2011 /CNW/ - When we think of kids and the holidays, family concerns, stress, and anxiety aren't typically things we associate with the gift-giving season. While this can be a...


Feb 11, 2013, 10:00 ET Media Advisory - Kids Help Phone and Bell Let's Talk team up to talk to students about mental health

TORONTO, Feb. 11, 2013 /CNW/ - Kids Help Phone and Bell Let's Talk are visiting a select number of schools in Canada to talk to young people about mental health and end the stigma around mental...


Feb 04, 2013, 11:30 ET Media Advisory - Kids Help Phone and Bell Let's Talk team up to talk to students about mental health

CALGARY, Feb. 4, 2013 /CNW/ - Kids Help Phone and Bell Let's Talk are visiting a select number of schools in Canada to talk to young people about mental health and end the stigma around mental...


Jan 31, 2013, 10:00 ET Kids Help Phone launches updated online content about teen body image in time for National Eating Disorder Awareness Week

TORONTO, Jan. 31, 2013 /CNW/ - National Eating Disorder Week runs from February 3-9, 2013, and to coincide with this, Kids Help Phone's award-winning website is launching brand new content about...


Dec 19, 2012, 15:03 ET Kids Help Phone launches "Always There", Canada's first mobile app connecting youth to live professional help and support

TORONTO, Dec. 19, 2012 /CNW/ - Sharon Wood, Kids Help Phone's President and CEO, unveils today the Always There mobile app - a powerful tool for young people across Canada to easily reach...


Dec 19, 2012, 15:00 ET Kids Help Phone launches "Always There", Canada's first mobile app connecting youth to live professional help and support

TORONTO, Dec. 19, 2012 /CNW/ - Sharon Wood, Kids Help Phone's President and CEO, and The Honourable Laurel Broten, Ontario Minister of Education and Minister of Children and Youth Services, unveil...


Dec 19, 2012, 15:00 ET Kids Help Phone launches "Always There", Canada's first mobile app connecting youth to live professional help and support

TORONTO, Dec. 19, 2012 /CNW/ - Kids Help Phone today unveiled Canada's first ever mobile app connecting youth to professional help and support from any location in Canada in the presence of The...


Dec 19, 2012, 11:45 ET Kids Help Phone launches "Always There", Canada's first mobile app connecting youth to live professional help and support

Hon. Laurel Broten, Ontario Minister of Education and Minister of Children and Youth Services, joins in on launch TORONTO, Dec. 19, 2012 /CNW/ - Kids Help Phone today released the Always There mobile ...


Dec 17, 2012, 11:45 ET Media Advisory - Introducing Always There, Kids Help Phone New Mobile App

TORONTO, Dec. 17, 2012 /CNW/ - Kids Help Phone will launch Canada's first ever mobile app connecting youth to professional help and support from any location in Canada. Who: Hon. Laurel Broten, major ...


Nov 08, 2012, 16:00 ET Kids Help Phone asks everyone to choose to make a difference in time for Bullying Awareness Week (November 12-18 2012)

TORONTO, Nov. 8, 2012 /CNW/ - Bullying can happen almost anywhere - in classrooms, on the schoolyard, on sports teams, and even at home, especially now as text messaging, social media, and online...


Oct 31, 2012, 13:30 ET More Than $1.1 Million Raised at the 2012 BMO Boolathon in Support of Kids Help Phone

Hallowe'en revellers in more than 60 communities across Canada came out in their wildest costumes in support of kids TORONTO, Oct. 31, 2012 /CNW/ - As vampires, witches, and ghouls of all kinds...


Oct 16, 2012, 10:00 ET Kids Help Phone Announces New Clinical Advisory Board Member

TORONTO, Oct. 16, 2012 /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 ...


Oct 11, 2012, 10:52 ET Ghouls and Goblins Bowl for the 2012 BMO Boolathon in Support of Kids Help Phone

National fundraiser has Boolathon events taking place in more than 50 communities across Canada Goal is to raise $1.2 million for Kids Help Phone TORONTO, Oct. 11, 2012 /CNW/ - There are close to...


Oct 09, 2012, 13:00 ET Hope: do kids these days have enough of it?

Kids Help Phone professional counsellors talk about what we can do to make sure there's enough hope to go around. TORONTO, Oct. 9, 2012 /CNW/ - Many young people who contact Kids Help Phone often...


Oct 04, 2012, 07:00 ET RBC announces $4.4 million in donations to support children's mental health across Canada

Funding directed to a range of counselling, intervention and anti-stigma programs TORONTO, Oct. 4, 2012 /CNW/ - Today the RBC Children's Mental Health Project marked Mental Health Awareness Week in...


Sep 27, 2012, 16:18 ET Kids Help Phone is thrilled with today's landmark Supreme Court decision recognizing the vulnerability of children and their right to anonymity

TORONTO, Sept. 27, 2012 /CNW/ - The Supreme Court of Canada unanimously recognized today that children and youth need assurances of confidentiality and anonymity when seeking help. The Court's...


Sep 13, 2012, 12:12 ET The 2012 Ruth Goldbloom Ladies Golf Classic raises $90,000 for Kids Help Phone

HALIFAX, Sept. 13, 2012 /CNW/ - On Tuesday, September 11, $90,000 was raised in support of Kids Help Phone at the third annual Ruth Goldbloom Ladies Golf Classic, presented by BMO Bank of Montreal....


Sep 05, 2012, 10:00 ET September 10 is World Suicide Prevention Day: do you know how to talk to your kids about suicide?

TORONTO, Sept. 5, 2012 /CNW/ - "i had a friend who i had been talking to alot, and in the end he killed himself. he didnt really go to other people, i was his go to. i talked him out of killing...


Aug 01, 2012, 10:00 ET For some kids, summer vacation ends when their back to school anxiety begins

TORONTO, Aug. 1, 2012 /CNW/ - Some adults might look back on their summer vacations and remember that those long, hot days felt like they would last forever. But even though summer's not over yet,...