We support people living with mental illness, disability or acquired brain injury.

With over 100 years of experience, Open Minds works to enhance mental health and wellbeing by delivering a range of tailored options and core supports focused on the individual needs of each person. We believe that every individual deserves personalised support in the areas of mental health and disability.

“I love to take on challenges in my job and this role can certainly give me that. The best part of my job is when I can see my clients improving their lives and can start seeing them achieve their goals.”

Tony Dal Broi

Complex Supports Advisor

Home of the Queensland Mental Health Week Achievement Awards

Open Minds has been running the Awards since its conception in 1996, to recognise and celebrate the achievements of individuals, groups and organisations working to reduce stigma and empower those living with mental illness.


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Congratulations 2022 Queensland Mental Health Week Achievement Awards Finalists!

21 Sep 2022

Many extraordinary people and organisations have been recognised for their important work to improve mental health in Queensland since the Queensland Mental Health Week Achievement Awards (QMHWAA) were established 26 years ago.

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Five benefits of practicing gratitude to improve your mental health

19 Sep 2022

World Gratitude Day, celebrated on 21 September, is an opportunity to recognise the things to be thankful for – and this can be beneficial for your mental health.

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Kindness is key on World Suicide Prevention Day

10 Sep 2022

World Suicide Prevention Day is recognised on the 10th of September to raise awareness of suicide and suicide prevention. Open Minds delivers The Way Back Support Service (The Way Back) to The Sunshine Coast and Gympie area, which is an evidence-based service that supports people aged 15 years and over who have attempted suicide.

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