Health

 

Both physical and mental health are critical to empowering Canadian youth. Unfortunately, physical health outcomes are worse for kids in low-income and rural environments. And mental health stigma continues to be an issue for all Canadian youth.

Watch our interviews with Canadian experts to learn more about how to promote physical and mental health in our communities.

Calvin “Kalvonix” Tiu & Dan Nixon

Calvin “Kalvonix” Tiu and Dan Nixon are youth leaders in the Jack.org network, which trains and supports Canadian youth to speak about mental health and fight stigma.

 

Derek Rope

Derek Rope is an Indigenous community leader who founded Running Wild Athletics in Saskatoon.