Back to top

Call for Nominations--Community Champion Award, Reach Out Centre For Kids

Deadline May 1, 2017

Do you know of a school that is a Mental Health Community Champion?

Our Community Champion Award celebrates a Halton school that has shown an outstanding commitment to engage, support and collaborate with families whose children/youth are impacted by mental illness. The Community Champion award recognizes the commitment of schools in creating an environment of well being, understanding that creates a positive environment and outcome for a children/youth.

Nominations are sought for schools that have:

  • Shown outstanding commitment to engaging, supporting and working with families to ensure the success of the children/youth
  • Shown to be of tremendous benefit in the lives of the children/youth and the families by inspiring, motivating, encouraging and positively impacting mental health for the children/youth
  • Shown to utilize tools, strategies or programs while working collaboratively with students and families

In 2017, one award will be given out to a school in both the Halton District School Board and Halton Catholic District School Board in both the elementary and secondary category.

Nominations for the 2016/2017 school year are now open. You can find the fillable form here. At

Nominations are due by end of day on May 1st, 2017.