Join Andrea AKA Bipolar Babe at Sam Sullivan’s Public Salon Event, Wed. June 7th!

Only a few more days for this incredible chance to attend Sam Sullivan’s celebrated Public Salon! A selection of eight shakers and changemakers from across Vancouver share their inspiring stories and passions at the Vancouver Playhouse on June 7th. There will be a documentarian, an oceanographer, artists, and of course our very own Stigma-Free Society […]

VGH UBC Hospital Foundation – Me Too Conversations Vol 6 – February 23

SAVE THE DATE: Thursday, February 23, 2017 The statistics are not changing. One in every five Canadian is affected by mental illness and the stigma is as strong as ever. ‘Me Too’ is bringing some of the brightest minds and speakers to the table to continue the conversation and smash the stigma. Join us for […]

Why Take Part in Giving Tuesday?

DONATE HERE 🙂 Stigma-Free Society is launching our end of year CHAMPION CAMPAIGN this #GivingTuesday! #GivingTuesday is a national day dedicated to giving. It is an initiative responding to the consumerism of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, and is a day when Canadian charities, businesses, and individuals come together for one simple purpose: to celebrate […]

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Theatre Review: Next to Normal – Langham Court, Victoria, BC – Sept 30 – Oct 15

What is Normal Anyway? Good theatre makes you laugh and cry, and this one might have you using up a few extra tissues. Tackling the highly stigmatized topic of mental illness, Langham Court Theatre’s Next to Normal shows us an intimate and at times comical peek inside the rollercoaster world of a mother’s struggle with […]

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Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health (CAMIMH) – Faces of Mental Illness Campaign Sponsored by Bell Let’s Talk

The Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health (CAMIMH) has announced the four Canadians selected for its annual Faces of Mental Illness campaign. CAMIMH received dozens of nominations, the most ever, from across the country of people living in recovery from mental illness. Over the next year, the Faces will take part in events […]

Bipolar Disorder Society of BC – 2016 Annual General Meeting

The Bipolar Disorder Society of BC Requests Your Support & RSVP Today to Confirm you will join us! Please RSVP Today for our One-Hour Annual General Meeting! Hi everyone, Andrea AKA Bipolar Babe here! I know it is summer and many of us are out enjoying the sun, but I was hoping you could spare one hour of your […]

Bipolar Youth Action Project

Announcing the 2nd and Final Bipolar Youth Action Project FORUM

HELP US RECRUIT YOUTH and REGISTER FOR THE 2nd UNIQUE and INSPIRING BIPOLAR YOUTH ACTION PROJECT (BYAP) FORUM! The 2nd and Final Forum will be held on November 15th, 2015. It’s about YOUTH and their expertise. To be eligible you must be 16-25 years old, with a diagnosis of bipolar disorder (Type I, II, or not otherwise […]

Join us at Movie Monday – August 11 w Andrea Paquette and Erin Michalak – Hosted by Bruce Saunders

Movie Monday – August 11, 6:30 pm Eric Martin Pavilion JOIN US at Movie Monday!   “The great thing about ‘Of Two Minds’, a documentary on bipolar disorder, is that it doesn't dwell on the clinical or pharmaceutical. We hear from the experts, and we learn about medications and health insurance nightmares. But this is […]

Hiring For the Bipolar Youth Action Project – Peer Researchers

We are seeking creative, curious youth, 19 to 25, who live with bipolar disorder, for The Bipolar Youth Action Project! Excited about this project? Apply if you are: –an English speaker between 19 and 25 -with a diagnosis of bipolar disorder –willing to commit to a 2 year project –a resident of Victoria OR Comox/Courtenay/Campbell […]

BDSBC Annual General Meeting – July 21 6-7pm

BIPOLAR DISORDER SOCIETY OF BC Notice of Annual General Meeting Monday July 21, 2014, 6:00 p.m. Camosun College, Lansdowne Campus, Fisher Building, Room 100, Lecture Hall 3100 Foul Bay Road, Victoria BC   Members and Friends of the Bipolar Disorder Society are asked to attend this important and brief one hour meeting, to set future […]