Canadian Mental Health Association B.C. Division

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CMHA, BC Division strives for the promotion of quality of services and education for the general public and those living with mental illness, and promoting mental well-being for all British Columbians. In pursuit of these programs, BC division carried out various mental health literacy programs including publications, television and radio ads, workshops, innovative project developments as well as careful promoting of elements of reformed mental health systems. CMHA, BC Division works with 19 branch offices across the province to develop and deliver programs to the local communities. On going provincial programs include Bounce Back, a provincial program of supported self-help for individuals with a mood program. Mental illness First Aid - provincial training program to provide awareness and skills development to assist in first response to persons experiencing a mental health crisis. Connecting the Dots - mental health promotion and service delivery, in partnership with BC Association of Aboriginal Friendship Centres (BCAAFC).


  • map-point905 - 1130 Pender St W, Vancouver BC, V6E4A4

  • map-point(604) 688-3234

  • map-pointhttp://www.cmha.bc.ca

  • map-pointContact person: Rose Chen

  • map-pointCharitable Organization

  • map-pointBusiness Number: 888441995RR0001

  • map-point30 full-time staff

  • map-pointrose.chen@cmha.bc.ca

2016 Revenues: $7,647,464

<b>346778</b>: Total cash given to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>0</b>: Total amount of non-cash gifts (e.g. securities, equipment, buildings, artwork, other in-kind gifts) made to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>90967</b>: Total amount received from other registered charities.
<b>190294</b>: Charities don’t issue tax receipts when a donor can’t be identified or doesn't want one. This category also includes collection boxes.
<b>4918484</b>: Total amount received from any level of government in Canada.
<b>2100941</b>: Income that doesn’t fit into other categories, such as sales revenue, interest and investment income, membership fees, etc.

2016 Expenditures: $7,605,799

<b>6793473</b>: Total amount spent on charitable programs. "Programs" cover all charitable activities the organization carries out on its own.
<b>161421</b>: Total amount spent on fundraising, including office expenses, overhead, promotion costs, etc.
<b>412022</b>: Total amount spent on management and administration, including board meetings, accounting, rent, office supplies, etc.
<b>189003</b>: Total amount of gifts to qualified organizations. The majority of these donees are registered charities but some other organizations qualify as well.
<b>49880</b>: Expenses that don’t fit into another category, including political activities.

Assets, 2016 Year End: $12,818,159

<b>11669981</b>: Total cash readily available.
<b>513010</b>: Amounts owed by individuals and organizations.
<b>466851</b>: Amounts invested in individuals and organizations
<b>52823</b>: Land and buildings at fair market value as well as equipment, vehicles, etc. The figure is net accumulated ammortization.
<b>115494</b>: Assets not falling under one of the other categories.

Liabilities, 2016 Year End: $10,717,348

<b>627132</b>: Short-term portion of debt obligations such as loans, mortgages, notes, and payments due for goods and services received.
<b>0</b>: Amounts owing to founders, directors/trustees and like officials, non-arm’s length employees or members.
<b>10090216</b>: Liabilities not falling under one of the other categories.

Worldwide Locations

Canadian Mental Health Association B.C. Division's headquarters is located at 905 - 1130 Pender St W, Vancouver BC, V6E4A4.

Breakdown of Programs

60 25 15


Where the Money Goes

Fundraising Methods

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