All funds raised by the journey are being donated to the Australian Schizophrenia Research Institute and the Schizophrenia Society of Canada.
Mental Health Community Committed to Repairing Damage Caused by Bill C-14, Not Criminally Responsible Reform Actssc_admin2018-11-16T11:25:53+00:00
Eleven national health organizations opposed to the Not Criminally Responsible Reform Act expressed their disappointment in the legislative process that has allowed a bill to pass that could jeopardize public safety.
The Schizophrenia Society of Canada (SSC) working with the 10 provincial schizophrenia societies has created a coalition of 12 national mental health organizations who have lobbied MPs and Senators concerning Bill C-14 (formerly Bill C-54).
On February 8th 2013, the Canadian Justice Minister introduced legislation that proposes changes to the Not Criminally Responsible on account of Mental Disorder (NCRMD) provisions of the Criminal Code.