Advocacy updates

On November 18, David Eby was sworn in as British Columbia’s premier. By joining the discussion around involuntary mental health hospitalization and treatment, you can impact how Premier Eby and MLAs prioritize mental health treatment, addictions, and substance use care legislation in BC. Send a letter to the Premier’s office and your local MLA to learn more about how strongly they prioritize mental health, addictions, and substance use care. Stay informed! Speak up!

Advocate for awareness, diagnosis and treatment for mental health care in BC

About our advocacy work

Pathways’ four pillars of advocacy include:

Advocacy Bulletin

We produce a regular e-newsletter, the Advocacy Bulletin. We share advocacy issues and educational content on serious mental illness and policy.

Read past editions of the Pathways Advocacy Bulletin.

BC Legislation

Mental Health Act:

Mental Health Act Information and Forms:

Privacy Legislation:

Mental Illness and the Justice System: