mindshare City Library Exhibition

This October mindshare, Living Arts & NEAMI Arts will be holding its annual Mental Health Week exhibition at Adelaide City Library. This annual exhibition will be displaying over 50 pieces of work from artists with a Lived Experience. The Adelaide City Library can be located in Rundle Plaza, enter from Twin Street. Opening times are: Saturday, 10am–5pm Sunday, 12-5pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 10am-6pm Wednesday 10am-7pm Friday, 10am-8pm Download the poster for more information – and share […]

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Posted on September 23rd, 2017

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Skylight Celebration of Life Invitation to Exhibit

During Carers Week in October, the Carer Support Program will be hosting the Celebration of Life Exhibition at the Hamra Centre located within the West Torrens Library in Hilton. Through art, the Celebration of Life showcases the lives of people living with mental illness, their friends, family and carers. Skylight (formerly MIFSA) invites you to prepare art work to display at this celebration of life exhibition—you can also choose to sell your item/s. Please find […]

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Posted on August 3rd, 2017

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2017 mindshare Awards

The 2017 mindshare Creative Writing Competition is on again. Download your entry form here. Entries close 5pm Monday 28 August. The 2017 mindshare Awards is a poetry and creative writing competition presented by mindshare, with the support of Living Arts, NEAMI Arts, Access2Arts and the Mental Health Coalition of SA. Entries are open to South Australians who have a lived experience of mental illness. While entered works do not need to be about an entrants […]

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Posted on July 18th, 2017

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MAGICAL MUSICAL MYSTERY TOUR

Musical workshops with Lynne Cost: $6 per client (carers free) When: 2nd & 4th Thursday of every month, 11AM-12.30PM Where: Thebarton Community Centre, 56 South Rd, (corner of South Road and Ashwin Parade), Torrensville Starting 27th July!   Dates: THURSDAY 27 JULY THURSDAY 10 AUGUST THURSDAY 24 AUGUST THURSDAY 14 SEPTEMBER THURSDAY 28 SEPTEMBER THURSDAY 12 OCTOBER THURSDAY 26TH OCTOBER THURSDAY 9TH NOVEMBER THURSDAY 23 NOVEMBER Singing, dancing, dress ups, percussion! Fun, laughter, friendships! Lunch […]

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Posted on July 4th, 2017

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Zina Warrior Print Fest – Zine Fair

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Posted on April 24th, 2017

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Bits and Pieces

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Posted on April 24th, 2017

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Me Well to provide NDIS service

In August 2016, Neami National registered Mental Health and Wellbeing Australia (MHWA) as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Neami to provide continuity of services to 270 mental health consumers in Barwon following the voluntary administration of Pathways, an NDIS provider in Geelong. Following an extensive branding process, in November we announced that Me Well would be the new brand identity for MHWA and focus as an NDIS provider at all levels. Neami National will remain strategically […]

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Posted on January 3rd, 2017

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Seeking the big questions

SANE is creating a new section t0 their website that answers your most pressing questions about mental illness. So they’d love to know: – What people frequently ask you about your symptoms or the role of caring? – What questions kept you up at night when you were new to the world of mental illness? – Any other burning questions you have about complex mental illness. The top five crowdsourced questions will be answered by a panel […]

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Posted on August 15th, 2016

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SA Mental Health Commission wants to hear from you!

The new SA Mental Health Commission is up and running. The Commission’s major task is to the lead the development of SA’s new 5-year Mental Health Plan but we will be undertaking other interesting projects as well to strengthen the mental health of all South Australians. The development of South Australia’s next Mental Health Plan is beginning and we want to hear from you! South Australians can now share their ideas and suggestions about what […]

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Posted on August 5th, 2016

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Adelaide LGBTIQ Events

To find the latest LGBTIQ events in Adelaide just click here http://adelaidelgbtevents.webs.com/ Stay as current as possible by joining us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BfriendUC Click here for the Latest News: http://adelaidelgbtevents.webs.com/latest-news If your group or event should be listed in next month’s calendar or on the Contacts page and is not, please email us at adelaidecalendar@live.com.au to let us know. We also have this quick and handy referral list of services, just click here.

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Posted on June 19th, 2016

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Mental Health A3 Posters

The Mental Health Recovery Institute have created these high quality posters that are perfect for workplaces and community groups. Highlighting the importance of wellbeing and good mental health they can be downloaded and printed off as you need. Raising awareness is a great first step on the journey towards better mental health in our organisations. You can find them all right here.

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Posted on March 22nd, 2016

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Southern Queer Youth Drop In

A new space for young Queer people between 15 and 25 to meet and hang out is starting up. Run by queers, for queers. A safe social space for you to be your magical queer self and join in some fun. Every 1st and 3rd Thursday 6-9pm Southern Youth Exchange 13 McKinna Rd, Christies Downs

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Posted on March 1st, 2016

The Jam, The Mix, The Gig Inc.

MUSIC WORKSHOP SESSIONS FOR 2017 There will be 2 different types of session called ‘The Jam’ and ‘The Mix’. ‘ ‘The Mix’ sessions will be on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday from 1 – 4pm and are for people who are musically quite confident and have been coming to The JMG ‘The Jam’ sessions for some time. Attending The Mix is only by invitation of Music & Program Director, Robert Petchell. ‘The Jam’ sessions will […]

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Posted on July 28th, 2015

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Thanks from the JMG

JMG Funding good news The The Jam, The Mix, The Gig (The JMG) Board and participants thank everyone for their support of The JMG through signing our online petition, writing letters to the Minister for the Arts, and sending us supportive emails. While The JMG never received clear and satisfactory answers from the Minister for the Arts  or Arts SA your contribution certainly helped in the fight to ensure the future of The JMG be, […]

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Posted on June 19th, 2015

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There’s Life After Bad Moves

It all stems from the idea that, like your exam results, your mistakes and failures do not define you. We want young Australians to know th at everybody gets it wrong sometimes, but with a bit of resilience (and maybe a little humble pie) there’s life after making a bad move. A range of ambassadors have shared stories of bad moves they’ve made and how they moved past them. These video stories will be showcased […]

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Posted on April 8th, 2015

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