Strength in Unity seeking research participants

The SIU (Strength In Unity) Research Project is moving quickly into the next stage:

We are currently recruiting male Cantonese and Mandarin participants, age 17+ to come to our Info Session on May 21, 2015 or June 4, 2015. Our target recruitment population are boys and men who self-identify as Asian (East, Southeast, South Asian) age 17+ and:

      1. self-identify as living with mental illness (diagnosis not required),
OR 2. have family, friends, volunteers with someone living with mental illness,
OR 3. a community member interested in addressing mental health stigma.

Event: Cantonese + Mandarin Information Session
Date: May 21, 2015 Thursday Time: 1:00 – 2:00pm
Location: Hong Fook North York Office, 1751 Sheppard Ave, East (Don Mills Station)
Honorarium: $10 Cash
Participant Time Commitment: Possibility of being randomized into 4 training groups of Group 1 for 1 session; Group 2 for 4 sessions; Group 3 for 4 sessions; Group 4 for 8 sessions.

Sessions held in July weekday evenings and weekends in North York Office. $55/session attend. 6 month follow-up (with 2 reunion meetings)


Queries or Registration: Kennes Lin, 416-493-4242 ext 2246 or

To register, please call me or email me. Feel free to forward this email to your networks. Yours, Kennes Lin Youth Program Worker Hong Fook Mental Health Association 3320 Midland AvenueSuite 201Scarborough, ONM1V 5E6email:|tel: 416-493-4242 x 2246|fax: 416-493-2214|