Everyone has mental health, and many people face challenges related to mental illness. Knowing the facts and talking about mental health can help combat stigma.
- 1 in 5 British Columbians will experience a significant mental health problem at some point in their lives1.
- Mental illness can affect anyone no matter their age, gender, ethnicity, education level, or occupation.
- Mental illness can be effectively treated or managed, so it is critical to seek assistance as early as possible.