Music can change
the world because it can change people
The arts are important for our mental health
You are not alone
Compassion, Understanding, Respect and Connections through the arts for everyone touched by mental illness.
To inspire, give hope and connect those touched by mental illness through artistic expression.
Our Registered Charitable Objectives Are:
High Notes Avante is committed to diversity
High Notes Avante is committed to a diverse, inclusive and equitable environment where all board members, staff, volunteers, and members feel respected regardless of race, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic origin, citizenship, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital status, family status or disability.
We recognize the social determinants of health impact the mental health of individuals including, but not limited to, race, sexual orientation, gender and gender identity, disability, and income level. We further recognize the need to take an intersectional approach to discrimination and oppression.
We are committed to an inclusive environment and to eliminate the barriers created by racism, unconscious bias and discrimination, and providing equal opportunities for employment, volunteering, and advancement in all areas of our work.
We respect the value that diverse life experiences bring to our board and leadership and we strive to listen to their views and give them value.
We are committed to modelling diversity, inclusion, and equity and maintaining fair and equal treatment for all.