EXCLUSIVE SERIES: The Kids Are Not OK
Since March, life for post-secondary students in our province and across the country has been turned upside down. With the uncertainty of the future and a complete change to college and university life, on-campus mental health services and crisis lines are being used in a capacity we've never seen before.
Since March, life for post-secondary students has been turned upside down. On-campus mental health services and crisis lines are being used in a capacity we've never seen before.
Reporter Ashley Legassic crunches the numbers, to find out just how much of an impact the pandemic is having on the mental health of college and university students in our province. Some of the statistics will shock you...
Today, reporter Ashley Legassic speaks with the minister responsible for colleges and universities. Does he know how bad things are? What is the government going to do to help students get the support they need?