OFA congratulated Hon. Michael Tibollo on his recent cabinet appointment as Ontario’s new Associate Minister for Mental Health and Addictions. OFA applauds the Ontario government’s intention to invest $1.9 billion for mental health, addiction, and housing supports that will be matched by the federal government, resulting in a $3.8 billion investment over ten years. OFA highlighted the needs of farmers and rural residents living with mental health challenges. OFA seeks to work collaboratively to implement the 10 recommendations outlined in the House of Commons Standing Committee on Agriculture Report: Mental Health: A Priority for our Farmers.