News • 03 Mar 2022

Updated information: Severe weather and flooding events

Updated information: Severe weather and flooding events

As recent severe weather and flooding continues to impact areas of Queensland and northern New South Wales, please be advised of the updated advice for Open Minds services and clients in these affected areas.  

Further updates will be communicated via leaders directly to relevant teams and clients.  

Impacted locations 

  • The Lismore and Redcliffe locations are closed until further notice. Please contact your Care Leader if you require support. headspace Redcliffe will continue with telehealth appointments until further notice. 

  • Community Access Support (CAS) services have started to return to normal, however they may continue to be impacted in affected regions for the remainder of this week. Please speak to your Care Leader for more information. 

  • All other services, including headspace and Allied Health, are operating as usual. 

  • If you have any questions or require more information, please contact your Care Leader. 

 

With more severe weather predicted, Open Minds staff will continue to monitor and report for each location on damage or risk of damage.  

 

COVID vaccination booster clinics 

Vaccination booster clinics scheduled to be held this week at Eight Mile Plains and Capalaba Multicap Hubs have been postponed until next week. If you have made a booking you will be contacted by our team shortly with details of your new appointment time. 

Please stay safe at this time:

  • Avoid driving in affected areas unless it is absolutely necessary, and do not drive through floodwaters 

Further updates will be communicated via leaders directly to relevant teams and clients.  

Open Minds thanks you once again for your patience and understanding during this time.