News • 01 Feb 2019

What's on in February

What's on in February

Take a look at what activities Open Minds is hosting throughout February. Why not join in the fun?

Assistance Dog Information Session - Friday 15th February in Capalaba - 10:00am - 11:00am

An information session for anyone who wants to learn more about assistance dogs. This session will provide participants with information such as; costs involved, benefits, training, breeds, and companies that can provide different types of assistance dogs. RSVP to rebecca.maloney@openminds.org.au 0491 051 922. Address is at the Open Minds Capalaba Office - 7/39 Old Cleeveland Road, Capalaba, 4157. Anyone is welcome!

NDIS: THE MELTING POT - 26th February - State Library of Queensland, Brisbane

Join like-minded organisations as we discuss the value of collaboration in an NDIS market. A melting pot of experience and expertise is crucial as we work towards sustainability. Join guest speaker Lucy Brogden, Chair National Mental Health Commission and panel members for an open Q&A. Registration by 19th February is essential to secure your place.

The Connection Crew peer support group - Monday 18th February – Annerley

Join this safe and supportive environment to meet new people and share your experience and your recovery journey! We will meet on Monday 18th February from 10:30am - 12:pm in Annerley. RSVP to participate@openminds.org.au if you're interested in joining. Please note that this event is only available to Clients of Open Minds.

The Connection Crew peer support group - Tuesday 12th & Tuesday 26th February – North Lakes

Join this safe and supportive environment to meet new people and share your experience and your recovery journey! We will meet on both Tuesday 12th and Tuesday 26th February from 12:30am - 2:00pm in North Lakes. RSVP to participate@openminds.org.au if you're interested in joining. Please note that this event is only available to Clients of Open Minds.

School of Rock Public Music Program- every Wednesday - Wynnum

Show your musical creativity by joining the 8 week Music Program in partnership with Bayside Initiatives Group (BIG), from 10:00am - 12:00pm Thursday 14th February - 4th April. Everyone who experiences mental illness is welcome to attend this free event (in addition to Open Minds clients). Basic instruments provided, however feel free to bring your own. Address is Unit 8/37 Veronica St, Capalaba, 4157. RSVP to jason.hand@openminds.org.au, 0490 127 859 or rebecca.maloney@openminds.org.au 0491 051 922.

Friendship Day – Monday 4th, 18th, & 25th February – Capalaba 

A fun and easy way to meet new people and make new friends! Build communication skills, have a chat with like-minded people, and practice the skills you need to form healthy friendships. If you’d like to join, RSVP to Tula.Hilbrink@openminds.org.au, 0488191232. Please note that this event is only available to Clients of Open Minds.

Friendship Day – Wednesday 13th, 20th, & 27th February – Caboolture 

A fun and easy way to meet new people and make new friends! Build communication skills, have a chat with like-minded people, and practice the skills you need to form healthy friendships. If you’d like to join, RSVP to Tula.Hilbrink@openminds.org.au, 0488191232. Please note that this event is only available to Clients of Open Minds.