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FamilySmart® believes that the quality of the experience of policy, practice and services impacts the mental health of children, youth and their families.
“I just want to let you know how small things have made such a difference. We have been going through some challenging times with our boy. How I show up, a clear ask and knowing others have the best of intentions have made me look and feel saner. You would think the things we were taught would come naturally with maturity. FamilySmart has made a difference for us and those who work with us.” – Parent
Whether you are a youth, young adult, family member, or service provider, YOU MATTER to FamilySmart™
Mental Health challenges are hard. People are struggling, whether you’re living it or working in it, or both. It’s really hard.
And it doesn’t need to be so hard. We know some ways to make it easier. We call it FamilySmart™ and we want to share it with you.
FamilySmart™ means seeing each other, hearing each other, being kind to each other. It can make things easier and it can save lives.
FamilySmart™ is about achieving better mental health outcomes for children and youth – today and for generations to come – by experiencing our shared humanity.