On Bell Let's Talk Day, Bell will donate 5 cents to mental health initiatives for every:
- Text message sent by Bell/Bell Aliant customers
- Mobile and long distance call made by Bell/Bell Aliant customers
- Tweet using #BellLetsTalk
- Facebook share of the Bell Let's Talk Day image Let’s beat 2016’s record 126M messages and $6.3M Bell donation
Five Simple Ways to Help End the Stigma Around Mental Illness
- Language matters - Words can help...but they can also hurt. Pay attention to the words you use.
- Educate yourself - Myths exist about mental illness that contribute to stigma. Learn the facts.
- Be kind -Small acts of kindness speak volumes.
- Listen and ask - Sometimes it is best to just listen.
- Talk about it - Start a dialogue, not a debate.
SPREAD THE WORD. Get all the information you need to lead a conversation about mental health. Check out this link.