Well-Being Canada


Well-Being Canada

Empowering every Canadian to support their own well-being
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Now, more than ever, there is a critical need for well-being resources and mental health interventions. With rising stress levels, anxiety, depression and other mental health issues, individuals of all ages, especially youth, are grappling with the consequences.

Canada is facing a mental health crisis

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people by the age of 25 will have experienced a mental health issue.


of youth 6-18 experience a deterioration in at least one mental health domain – such as depression, anxiety, irritability, attention, hyperactivity, obsessions or compulsions.


of mental health problems onset during childhood or adolescence.

Mental health issues

Well-Being at Georgian Chevrolet Buick GMC

Nestled in the heart of Barrie, Ontario, Georgian Chevrolet Buick GMC stands as a steadfast pillar of the community, with a rich legacy of supporting and uplifting its residents. Over decades of business, this dealership has woven itself into the fabric of the Barrie community, going beyond the realm of selling cars to actively contribute to the well-being of Barrie residents.

Georgian Chevrolet Buick GMC plays a vital role in supporting at-risk demographics, demonstrating a deep commitment to social responsibility. Whether it’s partnering with the Habitat for Humanity to address housing insecurity or supporting the Hope House in their efforts to provide addiction treatment & counselling, the dealership’s involvement reflects a genuine concern for the community’s most vulnerable members.

Looking ahead, Georgian Chevrolet Buick GMC is poised to continue our impactful community engagement under the umbrella of Well-Being Canada. By aligning with this broader initiative, Georgian Chevrolet Buick GMC aims to amplify our efforts, leveraging the collective strength of like-minded organizations dedicated to enhancing the overall well-being of communities across Canada.

The partnership with Well-Being Canada signifies a strategic and holistic approach to community involvement, allowing Georgian Chevrolet to contribute not only to immediate needs but also to the broader goals of mental health and physical well-being. Whether through financial support to the Glowing Hearts Foundation, volunteering with Boots on the Ground to support First Responder’s mental health, or awareness charity nights, the dealership is steadfast in its commitment to making a positive and lasting impact on the lives of Barrie residents.

In essence, Georgian Chevrolet’s story is one of collaboration, compassion, and a genuine desire to build a stronger, healthier community. As they embark on this journey under the Well-Being Canada umbrella, the dealership looks forward to continuing its legacy of community support, ensuring that Barrie remains a place where everyone can thrive.



A focus on promotion and prevention

Starting with Canada’s youth, Well-being Canada is helping to build a healthier future generation. Our K-12 program empowers students with the essential skills and tools they need to build resilience, foster self-care habits and translate knowledge into impactful action. As we incorporate social-emotional learning and mental health literacy into the core curriculum nationwide, we break down stigma and equip our youth with formidable competencies, championing their lifelong well-being.
And watch for new resources for the family and workplace in 2024!

A focus on promotion and prevention