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Mental Health First Aid

The Mental Health First Aid Program aims to improve mental health literacy, provide the skills and knowledge to help people better manage potential or developing mental health problems in themselves, a family member, a friend or colleague. It shows people how to:

  • Recognize the signs and symptoms of mental health problems.
  • Provide initial help
  • Guide a person toward appropriate professional help

Thursday & Friday, November 7 & 8, 2019

9:00 am – 4:00pm


Adult Learning Centre, Classroom #4

$40 includes manual.

Mental Health First Aid For Seniors

Mental Health First Aid for Seniors trains participants to effectively respond to emerging mental health problem or crisis, until the situation is resolved or appropriate treatment is found.  A recent study of residential facilities revealed 31% of residents showed signs of depression.  10 seniors (60+) die by suicide every week in Canada.  Adults 65 years and over with mental health problems and illnesses can count for as many as one-quarter of emergency department visits.

Who should train in Mental Health First Aid for Seniors:

- Spouse/partner

- Family member

- Friends and neighbours

Date:  Thursday & Friday, October 24 & 25

Time:  8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.


Location:  Adult Learning Centre, Classroom #4

Fee:  $40.00

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Please contact us for any questions, suggestions or concerns you may have. We can be contacted at:

Westlock & District
Adult Learning Centre
#2 - 10007- 100 Avenue
Westlock, AB T7P 2H5

Phone: (780) 349-5253
Fax: (780) 349-3111

Each One Teach One Literacy Society
Free One-On-One Tutoring
(780) 349-6333

College Programs in Westlock
(780) 349-7775