Sandie Sidsworth is a poverty advocate, with a focus on mental health and homelessness. She has been in the field over 20 years, with experience in child welfare, addictions, domestic violence and mental health. Within this front line support evolved a strong interest in advocacy and reduction of stigma within a mental health framework of support. Sandie currently sits on community and provincial boards that share that focus including ODEN.
Sandie currently is the Executive Director of the Canadian Mental Health Association, Hastings and Prince Edward Branch.