Peer Support and Services in the Westman Region

CURRENT: Online Peer Support:

Please note that while in-person peer support has been temporarily put on hold, online peer support groups are running. For information and attendance, please click here.

Peer Support Groups ** PLEASE NOTE: All in-person Peer Support Groups are currently on-hold due to COVID-19

Mixed Peer Support Group
Monday evening from 6:30 to 8:00pm
To receive the link to this group or further information,  please contact westman@moodmb.ca ,  or call or text Marian at 204 721 2174 or Cori at corib@moodmb.ca . This group does not meet on statutory holidays. (no charge for this group).

Soul Sisters 
Tuesday mornings from 10:00 to 11:00 am. 
This is a "coffee and conversation" support group for women experiencing mood disorders, low mood, or the frustrations and concerns of Covid-19. It is a group of women helping women through sisterhood and connection. This group does not meet on statutory holidays. To receive the link to this group or for further information, please contact westman@moodmb.ca or call or text Marian at 204 721 2174 or Susan at susans@moodmb.ca (no charge for this group)

Wednesday Women's Wellness
Wednesday mornings from 10:00 to 11:00am
This is a friends and family support group for women experiencing the "unhelpful behaviors" of others, including mood disorders and/or co-occurring addictions. It focuses upon strategies for self-development and self-care. This group does not meet on statutory holidays. To receive the link to this group or for further information, please contact Cori at corib@moodmb.ca or Marian at westman@moodmb.ca or call or text 204 721 2174 (no charge for this group)

Brandon Men's Activities Club 
Wednesday afternoon from 1:30 to 3:30 pm in person at the BNRC Creation Nation Maker Space in Brandon Mb. 
It is a group aimed primarily at men 40+ but those younger are welcome as well. The group fosters socialization and connection amongst men in a workshop setting.  Registration is required prior to attending the group. This group does not meet on statutory holidays. To receive further information or to register, please contact Brent by phone or text at 204-727-4995,  or Marian at westman@moodmb.ca or call or text 204 721 2174. (No charge for this group).

Information

The Westman Region offers other groups on wellness, meditation and mindfulness, but these require prior registration. Please contact Marian at westman@moodmb.ca for further information.

*At the current time, we offer no groups outside of Brandon. Although we hope to be offering some community seminars in the near future.

Presentation & Workshop Requests

If you are interested in scheduling a presentation, please fill out the Presentation Request Form

Completed forms may be emailed to Marian Goldstone

For more information contact Marian at  (204) 721-2174

Volunteering:

Interested in volunteering? Please click here to apply.

Westman Region Contact

Contact: Marian Goldstone, Outreach Manager

Phone: (204) 725-1232 

Email: westman@moodmb.ca

Office Address: 940 Princess Ave., Unit 4 Office 11, Brandon, MB, R7A 4E9 

Westman Crisis Phone List

All Rural Farm and Rural Stress Line: 866-367-3276

Brandon and Assiniboine: 888-379-7699