Fred Haynes - Former Board Member

Fred Haynes

Fred Haynes, Ph.D., is an elected Councillor for the District of Saanich.As an elected official, he understand the direct link between mental health issues, homelessness, and the costs for emergency and protective services.In addressing issues brings a rich experience that includesthe academic training of a Ph.D. in biomedical sciences, the practical communication approaches of a high school teacher, 14 year history;of successful work with the local communities in Saanich and a 20+ years experience of operating a successful business. Having visited the Richmond Clubhouse, Fred has seen first hand the community benefits available through the ClubHouse International Programs. With the experience of having lived and worked in Tokyo, the UK (London, Manchester, Sutton) and several cities in Canada (Halifax, Toronto, Guelph, Georgetown), Fred brings a broad national and international perspective in looking at these regional issues of addressing mental health at the community level.