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Brisbane Lights Up for Carers

Brisbane lit up in recognition of families and friends who provide support and care to a loved one experiencing mental ill-health or distress. The Brisbane City Council turned on the lights on the iconic Story Bridge last week and the river…

LikeMind has expanded into first regional area in Western NSW

Aftercare is the lead agency for the latest the ‘LikeMind’ hub now open in the Western NSW city of Orange. The Western NSW Local Health District is our principle partner and have permanently co-located a brand new acute and continuing care…

FACES annual Carers Forum with Arafmi

The FACES team recently coordinated their annual Carers Forum in conjunction with Arafmi. It was well attended by over 130 carers, families and stakeholders. A great community!

LikeMind Orange in the news: Complete Mental Health Care At LikeMind Centre

Extract from Central Western Daily: A ONE-STOP hub for mental health treatment is hoped to cut the number of people admitted into full time care. NSW Minister for Mental Health Pru Goward visited Orange on Wednesday to open the LikeMind…

Minister for Health Meets the Medowbrook Team

We were delighted to welcome the Minister for Health Susan Ley to headspace Meadowbrook on Monday this week. Minister Ley undertook a tour of the centre and spoke with the team regarding the Headspace initiative.

Mental Health Heroes Shine at Annual Awards

2016 Queensland Mental Health Week Achievement Awards winners announced The outstanding contribution of individuals, groups and organisations across the state has been recognised at the 2016 Queensland Mental Health Week Achievement Awards…

Aftercare attends ‘Reinvent Your Career’ Expo

Aftercare shared a booth with PPA at the ‘Reinvent Your Career’ expo last weekend. It was a good opportunity for raising awareness of the career opportunities within the mental health sector. To view current career vacancies please visit…
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September Launch of The Poppy Center in Ipswich QLD

Aftercare is proud to announce the upcoming launch of The Poppy Centre, a new mental health service for children under 12, their parents and their carers. What Is The Poppy Centre? The Poppy Centre has arisen out of identified community…
Thursday Island launch

Thursday Island Aftercare Social & Emotional Wellbeing Program Launch

This blog post is written by Toni Hines, Aftercare's PHaMs Team Leader in Cairns. On June 16th, I had the opportunity to be part of the Aftercare Social & Emotional Wellbeing program launch up on beautiful Thursday Island, along with our…