Registry of Lobbyists

Registration - In-house Organization

Canadian Mental Health Association / Margaret Eaton, CEO

Registration Information

In-house Organization name: Canadian Mental Health Association
Responsible Officer Name: Margaret Eaton, CEO 
Responsible Officer Change History
Initial registration start date: 2007-09-06
Registration status: Active
Registration Number: 781324-15788

Associated Communications

Total Number of Communication Reports: 214

Monthly communication reports in the last 6 months: 11

Version 1 of 24 (2007-09-06 to 2008-04-24)

Version 1 of 24 (2007-09-06 to 2008-04-24) was submitted prior to the Lobbying Act coming into force on July 2, 2008. Due to different information requirements at that time, the registration is presented in the following format.

A. Organization Information

Organization: Canadian Mental Health Association
180 Dundas Street West
Toronto, ON  M5G 1Z8
Telephone number: 416-484-7750
Fax number: 416-484-4617  
Responsible officer name and position during the period of this registration: Taylor Alexander, Chief Executive Officer  
Description of the organization's activities: Advocate on behalf of persons affected by mental illness and to promote good mental health
Organization's membership or classes of membership: Membership is drawn from Canadians from all walks of life and from everypart of Canada
Was the organization funded in whole or in part by any domestic or foreign government institution in the last completed financial year? Yes
End date of the organization's last completed financial year: 2007-03-30
List of Government Funding
Government Institution Funding Received in Last Financial Year
Social Development Canada $545,433.00
Health Canada $112,500.00
Public Health Agency $300,206.00

B. Lobbyists Employed by the Organization

Name: Taylor Alexander
Position title: Chief Executive Officer
Public offices held: No

C. Lobbying Activity Information

Federal departments or organizations which have been or will be communicated with during the course of the undertaking: Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada, Correctional Service of Canada (CSC), Finance Canada (FIN), Health Canada (HC), Human Resources Development Canada (HRDC), Industry Canada, Justice Canada (JC), Members of the House of Commons, National Defence (DND), Prime Minister's Office (PMO), Privy Council Office (PCO), Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Canada (PSEPC), Revenue Canada (RC), Senate of Canada, Statistics Canada (StatCan), Veterans Affairs Canada (VAC)
Communication techniques that have been used or are expected to be used in the course of the undertaking:
Grass-roots communication, Informal communications, Meetings, Presentations, Telephone calls, Written communications, whether in hard copy or electronic format
Subject Matter: Areas of Concern: Aboriginal Affairs, Defence, Education, Employment and Training, Health, Industry, Justice and Law Enforcement, Labour, Science and Technology, Taxation and Finance
Subject Matter: Retrospective: Submissions to Finance, Justice and Human Resource House of Commons Committees, to Social Affairs, Science and Technology Senate Committee
Subject Matter: Prospective: Input to budget process, to the public consultation on the establishment of the mental health commission to return to work programs

Details Regarding the Identified Subject Matter

Categories Description
Policy or Program Establishment of a mental health commission
Regulation n/a
Grant, Contribution or Other Financial Benefit n/a
Legislative Proposal n/a
Bill or Resolution n/a
Policy or Program Working on keeping persons with mental illnesses out of the justice system

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