Publisher: c/o Steve Stapleton, 1821 Scarth Street, Regina, Saskatchewan
Year Published: 1982
Resource Type: Organization
Cx Number: CX2473
By Ourselves is a self-help group for ex-psychiatric patients in Regina, Saskatchewan.
Abstract: By Ourselves is a self-help group for ex-psychiatric patients in Regina, Saskatchewan. The group, which began in 1981, has 50 members. Its present program includes the management of a drop-in centre, the publication of a newsletter and a discussion group. It is currently making application for funding to staff various programs for ex-psychiatric patients.
By Ourselves is also looking into the possibility of doing legal advocacy work for former and present psychiatric patients. The group uses the media to promote its work.