Right from the Start

Mental Health Capacity Building Project for Children and Families


Our Vision

We work to create a culture that establishes the spectrum of mental health as a vital part of each person.

We believe that every child, family and community can maintain and value health and well-being, in its entirety, right from the start.

Did You Know that Right from the Start...

  • Promotes positive mental health in your child’s class
  • Runs pro-social clubs...
  • Supports positive school culture by creating whole-school events
  • And supports staff with social-emotional programming.

Common topics we support...

  • School Reluctance
  • Strengthening School-Community Connections
  • Professional Referrals
  • Anxiety
  • Healthy Relationship Building
  • Social Skills Development
  • Parenting Workshops
  • Managing Emotions
  • Friendship Challenges
  • Self Esteem
  • Positive Behaviour Management

We are here for you as well as your child. Feel free to drop into our office to brainstorm a situation or to simply connect.

To reach us, contact your child’s school:

Elizabeth Rummel  •  Alpenglow  •  Lawrence Grassi  •  Banff Elementary