Yellow is for Hello

 

#YellowIsForHello is a campaign that encourages peer-to-peer conversations about mental health among secondary and post-secondary students, in order to de-stigmatize mental health and connect more students suffering in silence with peers, faculty, and/or professionals available to assist.

Need immediate help? Dial 911. Need to find resources in your community? See our Resources Page

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Friendship Bench Locations:

Carleton University
1125 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, ON K1S 5B6
Centennial College
951 Carlaw Avenue, Toronto, ON, M4K 3M2
Champlain College
900 Riverside Drive, St-Lambert, QC, J4P 3P2
Fletcher's Meadow Secondary School
10750 Chinguacousy Road, Brampton, ON L7A 2Z7
Gonzaga High School
20 Smithville Crescent, St. John's, NL, A1B 2V2
Grant Park High School
450 Nathaniel Street, Winnipeg, MB, R3M 3E3
Holy Trinity High School
2420 Sixth Line, Oakville, ON L6H 5Z8
Humber College (Centre for Entrepreneurship)
G Commons, 17 Colonel Samuel Smith Park Drive, Toronto, ON, M8V 4B6
Humber College (Lakeshore Campus)
3119 Lakeshore Blvd W., Toronto, ON M8V 1K8
Humber College (North Campus)
205 Humber College Blvd., Etobicoke, ON M9W 5L7
King's University College
266 Epworth Avenue, London, ON N6A 2M3
McMaster University
Student Wellness Centre, MUSC B101/B118, 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON, L8S 4L8
Niagara College (Niagara on the Lake campus)
135 Taylor Road, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON
Northern Secondary School
851 Mount Pleasant Road, Toronto, ON M4P 2L5
Royal Military College of Canada
13 General Crerar Crescent, Kingston, ON, K7K 7B4
Saskatchewan Polytechnic
4500 Wascana Parkway, Regina, SK, S4P 3A3
Seneca College (King (Dufferin and Bloomington))
13990 Dufferin St, King City, ON, L7B 1B3
Seneca College (Markham (Hwy 7 & Hwy 404))
8 The Seneca Way, Markham, ON L3R 5Y1
Seneca College (Newnham Campus (404/Finch))
750 Finch Ave. East., Toronto, ON M2J2X5
Seneca College (Seneca@York Campus: York University (Keele n.of Finch))
70 The Pond Road, Toronto, ON M3J 3M6
Sheridan College
Davis Campus, 7899 McLaughlin Road Brampton, Ontario L6Y 5H9
Sheridan College
Hazel McCallion Campus, 4180 Duke of York Blvd Mississauga, Ontario L5B 0G5
Sheridan College
Trafalgar Campus, 1430 Trafalgar Road Oakville, Ontario L6H 2L1
Simon Fraser University
8888 University Drive, Burnaby BC, V5A 1S6
St Mary’s College
868 Second Line East, Sault Ste. Marie, ON, P6B4K4
St. Marguerite d'Youville Catholic Elementary School
1359 Bayshire Drive, Oakville, ON L6H 6C7
Strathcona High School
10450 72nd Avenue NW, Edmonton, AB, T6E 0Z6
Sutherland Secondary School
1860 Sutherland Avenue, North Vancouver, BC, V7L 4C2
Trent University
1600 West Bank Drive, Peterborough, ON K9J 0G2
University of Alberta
116 St & 85 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB, T6G 2R3
University of British Columbia
2329 West Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4
University of Guelph
50 Stone Road East, Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1
University of Waterloo
200 University Avenue, Waterloo, ON
Vancouver Island University
900 Fifth Street, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 5S5
Vancouver Island University (Cowichan Campus)
2011 University Way, Duncan, BC, V9L 0C7
W.L. Seaton Secondary School
2701-41 Ave, Vernon, BC, V1T 6X3
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“Happiness is the only good. The time to be happy is now. The place to be happy is here. The way to be happy is to make others so.” ~ Robert Green Ingersoll

#YellowIsForHello Events

“And if all you did today was hold yourself together… I’m proud of you.” ~ Unknown

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“Sometimes, all it takes is a ‘hello’ to make the difference in someone’s life.” ~ #YellowIsForHello

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“Nothing brings me more happiness than trying to help the most vulnerable people in society. It is a goal and an essential part of my life – a kind of destiny. Whoever is in distress can call on me. I will come running wherever they are.” ~ Princess Diana

#YellowIsForHello on Instagram

“I wish I could show you, when you are lonely or in darkness, the astonishing light of your own being.” ~ Hafiz

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