Since 1912, Open Minds has been committed to programs and initiatives that enhance people's mental health and wellbeing.
Open Minds are proud of the partnerships we have forged to create programs and initiastives that meet the needs of our service users. We measure our formal partnerships on dedication, communications, team work and the positive outcomes of our clients. See our full list of partners here.
Low Intensity Mental Health Services
A free low intensity mental health service for those in Ipswich and Lockyer Valley, and who are experiencing mild depression and/or anxiety. No formal referral is required - just get in touch.
Partners in Recovery (PiR)
A service to assist carers, families and individuals living with complex, persistent and severe mental illness, to receive a coordinated approach from all services and supports they use.
CLIC (Community Links in Caboolture) provides hospital diversion and community based support for those living with mental illness in the Caboolture area.
Community Re-Entry Service Team (CREST) works within the Correctional Centre, Probation and Parole office in Townsville. We support people so that they can be successful on parole.
headspace supports young people who are going through a tough time. If you are aged 12-25 and you need someone to talk to, headspace will provide you with access to health advice, education and employment.
Community Living Support (CLS) - NSW
CLS enables individuals to build the skills needed to better navigate around the community by increasing independence and connectedness to learn the skills and strategies to manage their well being.
Housing and Support Initiative (HASI) - NSW
Direct support to people with severe and chronic mental health conditions who have and housing needs. HASI is a recovery oriented program which aids a persons independence and resilience.
CHIME enables individuals to build the skills needed to better navigate around the community by increasing independence and connectedness to learn the skills and strategies to manage their well being.
Accommodation for individuals and families in Redcliffe who are transitioning into sustainable housing. bric provide tenancy and property management, whilst Open Minds offer support for the individuals.
Wattle League Foundation
The fundraising and philanthropic arm of Open Minds: the first project is to establish Wattle House, to provide supported transitional accommodation to returned ADF personnel experiencing mental illness.
Australian Mental Health College
Provides people with the education and development that they need to support people living with mental health issue.