Aug. 10: Investment to Help Support Mental Health for Paramedics

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Ontario is investing almost $200,000 to support the Paramedic Association of Canada in developing a project to address mental health issues for paramedics. The project will develop, promote and distribute resources that’ll be used to:

  • Identify psychological hazards and possible control measures
  • Increase awareness to help reduce stigma and harassment
  • Increase the capacity of employers to promote the psychological health and wellness of paramedics
  • Prevent psychological harm from factors in the workplace.