Breakaway broadcasts across the province of Quebec on CBC Radio One. Based in our Sherbrooke bureau, we cover the stories and introduce you to people from the Gaspé to the Abitibi to the Lower North Shore. We bring you information, energy, and fun all with a Quebec twist.
A manifesto for better access to mental health care
Psychiatrists, general practicioners, ER doctors and community groups have come together to demand faster access to mental health care in this province. Several professional orders have signed a manifesto, addressed to the Ministry of Health, with recommendations on how to improve services. Breakaway guest host Cassandra Leader speaks with Olivier Farmer, spokesperson for the Quebec Association of psychiatrists, and Martin Enault, President of the non-profit organization Revivre.