Our Programs & Initiatives

We are dedicated to forging long-standing partnerships, which enables us to provide programs and initiatives that meet the needs of our end users.

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 Initiatives 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.

Coastal Supports

A recovery focused program for those with severe mental illness or who experience a greatly reduced capacity to function. Provides group and one-on-one community based support to help people achieve goals.

CREST Townsville

Community Re-Entry Service Team (CREST) Townsville 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 Supports (CLS) - NSW

The CLS program is for people with complex mental health needs to connect with community and develop resilience, self-understanding and independence so as to make significant changes to their lives.

Housing and Accommodation Support Initiative (HASI) - NSW

Direct support to people with severe and chronic mental health conditions who have housing needs. HASI is a recovery oriented program which aids a persons independence and resilience.

bric Housing

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.

Head To Health

Centre- based services providing assistance to people experiencing mental health difficulties.

Our Partners