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.

Work with us for a rewarding and enriching career

“The best part of my job is that I work with people, not computers. Connecting with people and seeing them achieve positive outcomes is very rewarding. By working at Open Minds you feel as though you are part of a community.”

Roger Daly

Senior Support Worker

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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Improving the mental health of communities – introducing RANZCP

17 Sep 2019

RANZCP has chosen to sponsor the Queensland Mental Health Week Achievement Awards again for forth year running. With the Awards now less than a month away, find out how RANZCP aims to improve the mental health of communities through high quality psychiatric care, education, leadership and advocacy.

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Supporting people to apply for the NDIS

13 Sep 2019

Meet Grahame, one of our Transition Support Workers helping people to apply for National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) funding as the Personal Helpers and Mentors (PHaMs) program phases out.

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Common myths about Eating disorders

10 Sep 2019

With 9-15 September being Body Image & Eating Disorder Awareness Week, we’ve taken a look at what eating disorders are and what are some common myths. Only by understanding the facts, can we provide the best support to people living with an eating disorder.

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