“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 NSW ●●● In 2018 - 2019, Aftercare's principal activities included The provision of assistance to people who are or have been mentally ill. The raisin…
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…
Ermha Limited Ermha Limited VIC ●●● The principal activity of ermha during the year was to provide services to improve the quality of life and wellbeing of people living with complex men…
Worktrainers Ltd. Worktrainers Ltd. VIC ●●● We support youth to break free of generational hardship and disadvantage.…
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 NSW ●●● We provide training, employment and support for the people with disabilities.…
CO.AS.IT. COMMUNITY SERVICES LTD. CO.AS.IT. COMMUNITY SERVICES LTD. QLD ●●● The main activity for our company was to provide in home services to many elderly eligible persons. The access of these government funded services is …
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…
Prahran Mission Prahran Mission
Community Support Inc Community Support Inc SA ●●● Every day, we provide personalised, tailored support services to hundreds of people of all ages living with disability, autism spectrum disorder, ment…
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selectability Limited selectability Limited QLD ●●● Through the work undertaken by our mental health well being staff, we improved the mental well being of people in regional Queensland and contribute t…
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 supprot services for people with severe and persistent mental ill…
Casson Homes Inc Casson Homes Inc WA ●●● High standard of care and supportive services in licensed psychiatric hostels /residential aged care facilities. Maintained accreditation through stat…
HelpingMinds Limited HelpingMinds Limited WA ●●● We support children, young people, adults and families that are affected by mental ill health. We have a professional and compassionate team of staff…
Skylight Mental Health Incorporated Skylight Mental Health Incorporated SA ●●● Skylight provides mental health and other social support to the community in a variety of ways, including but not limited too: Individuals, Group, Re…
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.…
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…
Forrest Personnel Ltd Forrest Personnel Ltd WA ●●● Our business is helping job seekers with health conditions, including anxiety and depression, disability or injury to find sustainable work.…
Mentis Assist Limited Mentis Assist Limited ●●● Mentis Assist provides community based State and Commonwealth funded services to people who have mental health issues, their carers and families. Prog…
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…
Kith And Kin Association Limited Kith And Kin Association Limited QLD ●●● Kith and Kin provides support services to people with a disability or mental illness who are eligible for the NDIS. Kith and Kin provides one on one s…
Crookwell/Taralga Aged Care Ltd Crookwell/Taralga Aged Care Ltd NSW ●●● We provided residential aged care and home care services to frail aged older Australians in the Upper Lachlan region of New South Wales. Without our …
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 …
GROW GROW QLD ●●● We provided mutual help peer support groups and programs that assist adults to recover and maintain their mental well-being. We provided in school me…
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…
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 homeless…
Mental Illness Fellowship Of North Queensland Inc Mental Illness Fellowship Of North Queensland Inc QLD ●●● REFER ANNUAL REPORT…
Home Support Association Inc Home Support Association Inc ●●● HSA provided direct support to people with a disability or mental illness. This support was provided either in-home or in the community. Accommodati…
PAYCE Foundation Limited PAYCE Foundation Limited ●●● We research and identify where disadvantage and misfortune prevent individuals and communities from developing their full potential and facilitate tan…
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…
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…
SANE Australia SANE Australia ●●● SANE Australia is a national mental health charity working to support the more than four million Australians affected by complex mental health issues.…
The Trustee For Sir David Martin Foundation The Trustee For Sir David Martin Foundation NSW ●●● Sir David Martin Foundation (SDMF) raises funds and awareness for young people suffering from issues such as substance abuse, mental illness, homele…
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…
TASC National Limited TASC National Limited QLD ●●● TASCs services are available to the vulnerable and marginalised members of our communities. We assist and provide access to services to people in our…
Mental Health Association Of Central Aust Inc Mental Health Association Of Central Aust Inc NT ●●● MHACA is a leading Northern Territory community based, non-profit organisation. MHACA provides psychosocial support services, NDIS support coordinatio…
EveryMan Australia Incorporated EveryMan Australia Incorporated ACT ●●● - We provided a high support managed tenancy service to men at risk of homelessness due to high and complex needs, including men exiting prison - We…
Tandem Incorporated Tandem Incorporated VIC ●●● We advocated on behalf of Victoria's mental health carers for an improvement to the system. We advocated on behalf of Victoria's mental heal…

Newest

Charity Name State Size Summary
Chamberlain Foundation Chamberlain Foundation ACT ●○○ The Chamberlain Foundation aim is to prevent suicide by supporting organisations in the areas of mental health, suicide prevention and grief support.…
Healing Path to Wellness Inc Healing Path to Wellness Inc NSW ●○○ Accredited professionals provide counselling and support services to promote healing to traumatic and destructive past-life experiences and to refocus…
This Is My Brave Australia This Is My Brave Australia ACT ●○○ We provided activities where those people with lived experience of mental illness could share their stories and that audiences could see and hear thes…
Drive Against Depression Ltd Drive Against Depression Ltd VIC ●○○ We support mental wellness through the freedom of driving, normalise conversations about mental illness and provide supportive connections through our…
FirstCare Pty Ltd FirstCare Pty Ltd NSW ●●● We create, implement the developed plans and use the strategic tools as a guide for implementation, monitoring and evaluation. Measuring the outcome o…
42 For 42 Incorporated 42 For 42 Incorporated VIC ●○○ The Organisation is established to be a charity whose purpose is to advance health by providing support to Australian soldiers, veterans and their fam…
Ride4Life Incorporated Ride4Life Incorporated VIC ●○○ We organised a number of rides to promote mental health awareness and suicide prevention. Some were local rides but the main one went from Victoria to…
TASC National Limited TASC National Limited QLD ●●● TASCs services are available to the vulnerable and marginalised members of our communities. We assist and provide access to services to people in our…
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 ●●○ We undertook * systemic advocacy * managed a number of projects all directed at improving the lives of people with a mental illness and their famili…
Project HAND Inc. Project HAND Inc. ●○○ 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 ●●● 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 ●●○ We are an innovative Mental Health Nurse led Clinic in Karalee Qld, providing psychotherapy, trauma support, counselling, psychoeducation and a safe h…
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 support people with disabilities and mental health concerns through outdoor therapies. This is mainly conducted on our wheelchair accessible boat. …
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 supprot services for people with severe and persistent mental ill…
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 threatening…
Top Livin Top Livin QLD ●●● LIVIN has been involved in 217 community fundraiser initiatives which has resulted in raising awareness for mental ill health and suicide prevention. …
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 ●○○ Provide people with a mental illness access to supports which assist them in managing their health and well-being and a daily program that offers, in …
Mentor and Support Ltd. Mentor and Support Ltd. NSW ●○○ One-on-One support 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…
The Centre For Mental Health Education And Research Ltd The Centre For Mental Health Education And Research Ltd VIC ●○○ The Charity organized Masterclass events during the year with the aim to establish, develop, promote and encourage mental health education and trainin…
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 …
Peach Tree Perinatal Wellness Inc Peach Tree Perinatal Wellness Inc QLD ●●○ We provide mental health support, education and social inclusion activities for parents who are experiencing mental health challenges while parenting …
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 ●●● As a charity whose purpose is to advance social or public welfare by creating employment opportunities Ability Enterprises has: . advocated for peopl…
Crc For Mental Health Ltd Crc For Mental Health Ltd VIC ●○○ The company supported ongoing research into biomarkers for AD, including resources to support the research.…
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…
B Miles Womens Foundation Incorporated B Miles Womens Foundation Incorporated ●●● We provide accommodation and support services to women who are experiencing, or are at risk of experiencing, homelessness and are impacted by mental i…
Generation Next Australia Limited Generation Next Australia Limited NSW ●●● We delivered a series of educational programs to professionals in the form of the Mental Health and Wellbeing of Young People seminars. The seminars …
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…
Mantle Housing Ltd Mantle Housing Ltd QLD ●○○ Mantle provides life long, sustainable housing for people living with enduring mental illness. A grass root organisation, Mantke achieves its objectiv…
The Trustee For The Sunflower Foundation The Trustee For The Sunflower Foundation NSW ●○○ To improve the circumstances and welfare of those who live with serious mental illness, as well as their carers and mental health professionals…
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 ●○○ Thanks For Caring, an initiative of the Believe Foundation, is an ongoing program caring for SA Carers of those who have mental or physical disabiliti…
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…