We need YOUR help!
The stats are in. We have been busy helping folks here at Momentum, and our numbers prove it. I am so proud to share how we are helping our community during this difficult time:
96% of clients felt heard, understood and respected
94% of clients worked on and talked about what they wanted to work on and talk about
96% of clients felt that the counsellor’s approach is a good fit for them
92% of clients felt they could take action toward improving their life
78% of clients felt motivated to improve their networks of social support
96% of clients felt that overall, their single session was right for them
Who are we serving? Since January 2022, we have helped more than 800 people access affordable, timely counselling services. We have served more than 2000 people through our drop-in support groups.
34% of clients are suicidal
29% of clients are struggling with substance abuse
71% of clients are impacted by the pandemic
43% of clients earn less than $2000 per month
36% of clients are referred by Alberta Health Services. Of these clients,
86% pay less than our sliding fee rate for their counselling session
Now that you see what we have been up to, and how much we are helping our community, I know you want to get involved! So, how can you help us keep this momentum going? By donating, volunteering, or supporting our upcoming fundraiser, the Momentum Mental Health Awards! You can also follow us on Facebook @momentumcounselling, Instagram @momentumwalkin or LinkedIn @MomentumCounselling, we are even on TikTok @Momentumwalkin!
Please help us help our community. We need you, more than ever.
As always, we couldn’t do what we do without you!
If you would like to assist us in providing low-cost, quality mental health support, please consider donating. As a registered charity, you will receive a tax receipt. Thanks for helping keep the Momentum!