“Mental Illness” Charities in Australia

Largest

Charity Name State Size Summary
Wellways Australia Limited Wellways Australia Limited ●●● We provide support services to people dealing with mental health issues and disability, plus suicide prevention and homelessness programs.…
Mind Australia Limited Mind Australia Limited VIC ●●● Engagement is a foundation of our workThis year, we had an extensive program of consultation to intensify meaningful engagement with consumers, famili…
Aftercare Limited Aftercare Limited ●●● In 2017 - 2018, Aftercare's principal activities included: * clinical and non-clinical support and accommodation to assist people with mental ill…
PAYCE Philanthropic Fund PAYCE Philanthropic Fund NSW ●●● We research and identify where disadvantage and misfortune prevent individuals and communities from developing their full potential and facilitate tan…
The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists VIC ●●● The College's activities and outcomes helped achieve its charitable purposes through enhancing clinical practice in mental health, enabling quali…
Open Minds Australia Limited Open Minds Australia Limited QLD ●●● Open Minds is a leading specialist not-for-profit (NFP) organisation and a registered NDIS provider, focused on providing services to clients living w…
Suncare Community Services LTD Suncare Community Services LTD QLD ●●● Suncares core business is to understand community needs and develop innovative responses for people who are ageing, living with a disability or mental…
Momentum Collective Momentum Collective QLD ●●● The Organisation's purpose is to provide direct relief for those people experiencing poverty, sickness (including mental illness), suffering, dis…
Neuroscience Research Australia Neuroscience Research Australia NSW ●●● NeuRA seeks to tackle the growing impact of illness associated with metal health, neuroscience and ageing, which we see as imperative. Given our agei…
Ruah Community Services Ruah Community Services WA ●●● A community based and residential psycho-social support services for people living with a mental illness, Providing accommodation and support service …
Nova Employment Limited Nova Employment Limited ●●● Provision of employment support and employment training for people with disabilities…
Ermha Limited Ermha Limited ●●● The principal activity of Ermha during the year was to provide services to improve the quality of life and wellbeing of people living with mental illn…
Uniting Care lifeAssist Uniting Care lifeAssist VIC ●●● During the 2015/2016 year UnitingCare lifeAssist supported 4780 people through the provision of case management and brokerage services to support olde…
Woden Community Service Incorporated Woden Community Service Incorporated ACT ●●● We worked with people experiencing mental illness through a recovery model to lead rich and fulfilling lives. We responded to community crises by work…
Macarthur Disability Services Ltd Macarthur Disability Services Ltd NSW ●●● A range of supports were provided to assist people with a disability to pursue and achieve their goals.Supports provided include: employment readines…
CO.AS.IT. COMMUNITY SERVICES LTD. CO.AS.IT. COMMUNITY SERVICES LTD. QLD ●●● The main activity for our organisation was to provide in home services to many elderly eligible persons. The access of these government funded servic…
Prahran Mission Prahran Mission VIC ●●● Providing various programs and services to our clients and participants who mostly have a mental illness.…
selectability Limited selectability Limited QLD ●●● As one of North Queensland's largest provider of wellbeing services, selectability has already helped hundreds of individuals access and impleme…
Community Support Inc Community Support Inc SA ●●● CSI continutes to provide individual and tailored supports and services to South Australians of all ages under the NDIS mode to almost 1,000 people da…
CO AS IT ITALIAN AUSTRALIAN WELFARE ASSOCIATION INC AS OPERATOR OF A PBI CO AS IT ITALIAN AUSTRALIAN WELFARE ASSOCIATION INC AS OPERATOR OF A PBI QLD ●●● The main activities for the organisation is to provide home care services to over 3,500 elderly per week. It ensures that the elderly access services…
Worktrainers Ltd. Worktrainers Ltd. VIC ●●● Worktrainers vision of equality for disadvantaged people in regional communities has continued to build momentum over the past 12 months. Our employm…
Schizophrenia Fellowship Of New South Wales Ltd Schizophrenia Fellowship Of New South Wales Ltd NSW ●●● We provide supports and services to people with mental illness and their carer. Our advocacy work is to put an end to the stigma and create a stronger…
Country and Outback Health Incorporated Country and Outback Health Incorporated SA ●●● Continuity of delivery of government funded mental health/psychological services, and support services for people with severe and persistent mental il…
The Schizophrenia Fellowship Of Queensland Limited The Schizophrenia Fellowship Of Queensland Limited ●●● We provide recovery oriented support that promotes personal growth and encourages people to connect with their inner strengths and natural and communi…
Mental Illness Fellowship Of South Australia Incorporated Mental Illness Fellowship Of South Australia Incorporated SA ●●● Provision of community support services to people living with mental illness, and their carers, in metropolitan, regional and outback locations.…
Casson Homes Inc Casson Homes Inc WA ●●● Casson Homes Inc. has been a pioneer in providing support to the community in need since 1922. Casson Homes Inc. provides a high standard of care an…
Forrest Personnel Ltd Forrest Personnel Ltd ●●● Forrest Personnel is a not-for-profit organisation committed to building stronger communities through increased employment and strong partnerships. W…
HelpingMinds Limited HelpingMinds Limited WA ●●● HelpingMinds Limited was registered as a public company limited by guarantee in November 2017 (previously Mental Health Carers Arafmi (WA) Inc) and op…
Coffs Harbour Employment Support Services Ltd Coffs Harbour Employment Support Services Ltd NSW ●●● CHESS Connect (Previously CHESS Employment) supports people with disadvantage, mental illness or disability to have the opportunity and support to tak…
Woodville Alliance Limited Woodville Alliance Limited NSW ●●● WA provided a range of information, referral and direct services to assist people living in Greater Western Sydney who were homeless, did not have eno…
Kith And Kin Association Limited Kith And Kin Association Limited QLD ●●● Kith and Kin exists to provide support services to people with a disability or mental illness who are eligible for the NDIS. Kith and Kin continues to…
Crookwell/Taralga Aged Care Ltd Crookwell/Taralga Aged Care Ltd NSW ●●● Our organisation provides a range of aged care and disability services in the community, residential and in the home environments. People accessing ou…
Grow Grow QLD ●●● Grow is a national organisation where our principal activity is to support people's mental health recovery through a Program of mutual help and p…
Mental Illness Fellowship Of North Queensland Inc Mental Illness Fellowship Of North Queensland Inc QLD ●●● REFER ANNUAL REPORT…
Neuroscience Research Australia Foundation Neuroscience Research Australia Foundation NSW ●●● NeuRA Foundation supports NeuRA to tackle the growing impact of illness related to mental health, neuroscience and ageing, which we see as imperative.…
Mcauley Community Services For Women Mcauley Community Services For Women VIC ●●● >> McAuley Community Services for Women provides services for women and their children who are escaping family violence; and for women who are homeles…
Batyr Australia Limited Batyr Australia Limited NSW ●●● The principal activities of the company during the financial year were the organisation, design, planning and implementation of programs designed to c…
Mentis Assist Limited Mentis Assist Limited VIC ●●● Mentis Assist provides community based State and Commonwealth funded services to people who have mental health issues, their carers and families. Prog…
The Buttery Limited The Buttery Limited NSW ●●● The Buttery operates a number of residential and outreach treatment and counselling services to people (youth and adults) who have addictions to both …
The Haven Foundation The Haven Foundation VIC ●●● The Haven Foundation (THF) establishes and manages long term supported accommodation for people with severe and enduring mental illness. It provides s…
Mental Illness Fellowship Of Western Australia Incorporated Mental Illness Fellowship Of Western Australia Incorporated WA ●●● We are a community mental health service and are registered with the NDIS. We are here for people and/or families experiencing a serious mental illnes…
SANE Australia SANE Australia ●●● SANE Australia is a national mental health charity working to support four million Australians affected by complex mental illness including schizophre…
Crc For Mental Health Ltd Crc For Mental Health Ltd VIC ●●● The company conducted a number of collaborative biomedical research programs directed at reducing the impact of mental illness on individuals, their f…
SuperFriend - Industry Funds' Mental Health Initiative SuperFriend - Industry Funds' Mental Health Initiative VIC ●●● SuperFriend is a national mental health organisation focused on creating positive, healthy and safe working environments where every employee can be w…
Womens And Girls Emergency Centreincorporated Womens And Girls Emergency Centreincorporated NSW ●●● Women's and Girls' Emergency Centre's (WAGEC) vision is "a safe future for all women and families". We work with women with children wh…
The Trustee For Sir David Martin Foundation The Trustee For Sir David Martin Foundation NSW ●●● SDMF raises funds and awareness for young people suffering from issues such as substance abuse, mental illness, homelessness and disengagement from fa…
Home Support Association Inc Home Support Association Inc QLD ●●● HSA provides direct care support to people with a disability and mental illness. Support included in-home, community access and accommodation support…
KARAKAN LTD KARAKAN LTD QLD ●●● Karakans purpose is to provide opportunities for people with disability and/or mental illness to lead a better quality of life and support them on the…
PAYCE Foundation Limited PAYCE Foundation Limited NSW ●●● We research and identify where disadvantage and misfortune prevent individuals and communities from developing their full potential and facilitate tan…
EveryMan Australia Incorporated EveryMan Australia Incorporated ACT ●●● We provide a range of support services for men, particularly men living with complex support needs related to mental illness, disability, ABI, AOD and…

Newest

Charity Name State Size Summary
Chamberlain Foundation Chamberlain Foundation ACT ●○○
Healing Path to Wellness Inc Healing Path to Wellness Inc NSW
This Is My Brave Australia This Is My Brave Australia ACT ●○○ We ran multiple arts based story telling activities involving those with lived experience of mental illness to help break the stigma surrounding ment…
Drive Against Depression Ltd Drive Against Depression Ltd VIC ●○○ - We provide judgement free, non-confrontational social events where people can connect with friends and the hobby that brings them joy, in our case m…
FirstCare Pty Ltd FirstCare Pty Ltd NSW ●●● We support individuals living with mental illness, disabilities or recovering from drug and alcohol and other substance dependencies. We also, support…
Northern Community Legal Centre Inc Northern Community Legal Centre Inc VIC ●●● NCLC provides legal services and community legal education to the most vulnerable and disadvantaged people in Melbournes North West, and advocates for…
Private Mental Health Consumer Carer Network (Australia) Limited Private Mental Health Consumer Carer Network (Australia) Limited SA ●●○ Systemic advocacy to improve lives of people with a mental illness Systemic advocacy to improve the lives of carers and families of people with a ment…
Project HAND Inc. Project HAND Inc. QLD ●○○ We worked online and in the community to reduce the prevalence and impact of mental illness and suicide in Australia. Using social media and our websi…
One In Five Trust One In Five Trust VIC ●○○ Promote the importance of mental health research as key to improving outcomes for people living with mental illness Accept donations and allocate gra…
PAYCE Foundation Limited PAYCE Foundation Limited NSW ●●● We research and identify where disadvantage and misfortune prevent individuals and communities from developing their full potential and facilitate tan…
Our House Our Haven Inc Our House Our Haven Inc QLD ●○○ Crisis support, Management of mental illness, psychological support groups, psychological education, medication education, social groups, counselling,…
42 For 42 Incorporated 42 For 42 Incorporated VIC
Ride4Life Incorporated Ride4Life Incorporated VIC ●○○ Our motorcycle rides and other community involvement assist in raising awareness of mental health issues and suicide prevention.…
TASC National Limited TASC National Limited QLD ●●● TASC is a not for profit organisation that delivers legal, advocacy, psychology and counselling services across Toowoomba, Ipswich, Roma and parts of …
Cars For Hope Incorporated Cars For Hope Incorporated NSW ●○○ General information and help resources have been provided and accessed on the Cars For Hope website, as well as at public community events. This inclu…
DonateDirect Ltd DonateDirect Ltd VIC ●○○ DonateDirect has worked with a number of other charities who work primarily with disadvantaged individuals (eg., homeless individuals, people living o…
Bamboo Projects Education Ltd Bamboo Projects Education Ltd QLD ●○○ We provide support and other services to people through outdoor activities, who are disabled or struggling with a mental illness. We provide a 'm…
PAYCE Philanthropic Fund PAYCE Philanthropic Fund NSW ●●● We research and identify where disadvantage and misfortune prevent individuals and communities from developing their full potential and facilitate tan…
Country and Outback Health Incorporated Country and Outback Health Incorporated SA ●●● Continuity of delivery of government funded mental health/psychological services, and support services for people with severe and persistent mental il…
Top Livin Top Livin QLD ●●● LIVIN has been involved in over 30 community fundraiser initiatives which has resulted in raising awareness for mental illness and funds for LIVIN to …
breakingFree Foundation breakingFree Foundation QLD ●○○ We delivered mental health programs to grade 10, 11 and 12 students in high schools throughout Queensland, educating and encouraging students to make …
Rough Threads Limited Rough Threads Limited NSW ●○○ To directly relieve the suffering of disadvantaged people in Australia such as those experiencing homelessness, isolation caused by drug and alcohol a…
Kindred Clubhouse Inc. Kindred Clubhouse Inc. VIC ●○○ Provides a community centre for those with mental illness develop together, the skills and confidence to lead satisfying and purposeful lives in the c…
Mentor and Support Ltd. Mentor and Support Ltd. NSW ●○○ better well being and way of life for people with mental illness…
Purpose Enterprises Limited Purpose Enterprises Limited QLD ●●● - we provide staff with a lived experience of mental illness an opportunity for paid employment and skills development - we support these staff in the…
Hope's Room Limited Hope's Room Limited QLD ●○○ Provided peer support groups for families affected by perinatal mental illness. Participated in antenatal education programmes to improve wellbeing fo…
Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Women's Shelter Incorporated Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Women's Shelter Incorporated ●●○ Provide temporary supported accommodation for women in times of crisis, such as homelessness and /or domestic violence. Provide a safe non threatenin…
The Centre For Mental Health Education And Research Ltd The Centre For Mental Health Education And Research Ltd VIC ●○○ The Charity held Masterclass events during the year with the aim to establish, develop, promote and encourage mental health education and training in …
Meeting for Minds Pty Ltd Meeting for Minds Pty Ltd WA ●○○ In line with our charity's major purpose to involve people with lived experience of mental illness as partners in research into the brain and men…
1 Giant Mind Limited 1 Giant Mind Limited VIC ●○○ 1 Giant Mind's charitable purpose is to increase the awareness of and promote the prevention and control of mental illness and other stress relat…
Black Dog Ride Australia Limited Black Dog Ride Australia Limited WA ●●○ During the 2017 - 2018 financial year, Black Dog Ride Australia undertook two primary mental health promotion projects - the 1 Dayer 2018 and the Top …
LIFE WORTH LIVING - NARRABRI DISTRICT INCORPORATED LIFE WORTH LIVING - NARRABRI DISTRICT INCORPORATED NSW ●○○ The activities continue to increase awareness of the need for the community to be vigilant to assist people suffering a mental illness or at risk of s…
Eating Disorders Association Of South Australia Eating Disorders Association Of South Australia SA ●○○ EDASA provides the community with awareness regarding eating disorders. Our aim is to reduce stigma of eating disorders and mental illness. There are …
Dnet - People Like Us Dnet - People Like Us ●○○ The provision of 24 hour online peer support services in addition to comprehensive information on all aspects of living with depression and other mood…
Entente Foundation Entente Foundation NSW ●○○ Uplifting and empowering programs to help build trust across the whole community of Lalor Park. Outcomes included reduction in crime relating to menta…
Ability Enterprises Ltd Ability Enterprises Ltd QLD ●●● Ability Enterprises provides employment opportunities for people with barriers to employment, with a particular focus on people with a lived experienc…
Crc For Mental Health Ltd Crc For Mental Health Ltd VIC ●●● The company conducted a number of collaborative biomedical research programs directed at reducing the impact of mental illness on individuals, their f…
Batyr Australia Limited Batyr Australia Limited NSW ●●● The principal activities of the company during the financial year were the organisation, design, planning and implementation of programs designed to c…
Peach Tree Perinatal Wellness Inc Peach Tree Perinatal Wellness Inc QLD ●○○ For more information please see our website is www.peachtree.org.au. Our charity's purpose is to help minimise the detrimental impact of perinat…
B Miles Womens Foundation Incorporated B Miles Womens Foundation Incorporated ●●● We provide accommodation and support services to women who are experiencing/ at risk of experiencing homelessness and are often impacted by mental ill…
Generation Next Australia Limited Generation Next Australia Limited NSW ●●● In 2018, Generation Next delivered educational programs to professionals in the form of its Mental Health and Wellbeing of Young People seminar. The s…
Sydney Street Choir Foundation Sydney Street Choir Foundation ●○○ Operate the Choir for the principal purpose of benefitting people experiencing disadvantage (whether due to homelessness, poverty, mental illness, dep…
Team Riley Inc Team Riley Inc WA ●○○ Raised funds through a quiz night to allow a large number of community members to volunteer to complete a garden makeover for a young family strugglin…
The Trustee For The Sunflower Foundation The Trustee For The Sunflower Foundation NSW ●●○ The foundation cares for people living with mental illness through compassionate services and much needed support. It provides stable funding for esse…
St Elias Antiochian Orthodox Parish Association Incorporated St Elias Antiochian Orthodox Parish Association Incorporated SA ●○○ Religious activities…
Soul'D Out City Inc Soul'D Out City Inc WA ●○○ managed to help people with mental illness reengange into society…
Believe Foundation Incorporated Believe Foundation Incorporated SA ●○○ Our main activity is "Thanks for Caring" an initiative set up by Believe Foundation with the aim of assisting unpaid carers of individuals who suffer …
Mantle Housing Ltd Mantle Housing Ltd QLD ●○○ We provide life long stable housing for people living with enduring mental illness.…
Sunflower Services Limited Sunflower Services Limited NSW ●○○
Foundation Shine Incorporated Foundation Shine Incorporated SA ●○○ Raise funds to support specialist organisations that directly support those suffering mental illness…