Book your Calendar for @mindfestTO – Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Let’s stop mental health stigma together!

Join the 4th annual Mindfest – an all-day mental health and wellness fair,

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 

as part of National Mental Illness Awareness Week.

At Hart House, University of Toronto (click for Map)

Mindfest aims to raise awareness about mental health, highlight the support systems available to those who need them, and strives to erase mental health stigma. Mindfest has fun exhibit booths, mental health community organization representatives, workshops, guest speakers, stand-up comedy, yoga and other interactive activities. The event is free and open to the public – attendees are able to pick and choose from many different programs and workshops to learn more about mental health and mental illness.

Mindfest is a full-day event held at the Hart House, in collaboration with U of T Student Health and Wellness, Hart House, Workman Arts, Ryerson, York and OCAD Universities as well as several community  mental health organizations.

Mindfest 2016 Event Schedule

9:00 am – 4:30 pm – Exhibits, talks and hands-on workshops @ Hart House.
4:30 – 5:30 pm – Mindfest Mindfulness Walk: Meet @ 7 Hart House Circle/University of Toronto
5:30 – 6:30 pm – Finale Celebration @ Ryerson/Gould Street
7:30 pm – Film Screening of Swift Current @ TIFF Bell Lightbox, 350 King St. W

Please visit for more information!

Planned activities include exhibit booths, interactive workshops and guest speakers. To wrap up the day, join us for the Mindfest Mindfulness Walk through Downtown Toronto, where we’ll stop at Ryerson University for our Mindfest finale party! Join us in the evening for entertainment, food, exhibits and more!


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