Competitions & Events

mindshare Awards Now Open!

The mindshare Awards is a poetry and creative writing competition open to South Australians with lived experience of mental illness. It is an opportunity for writers to share their stories, showcase their skills, discover new creative communities, and connect with industry professionals. In 2020, we are offering four year-long Writers SA memberships for the category winners,…

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Festival of Now Wins City of Adelaide Community Grant

Thanks to a Community Development Grant from the City of Adelaide, the Mental Health Coalition of SA has been awarded $8,000 towards the Festival of Now 2020. Every year, the MHCSA membership collaborates to deliver SA’s unique Festival of Now during Mental Health Week. Festival of Now brings the mental health community together to showcase…

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SA’s MHW 2020 Dates Announced!

The dates for South Australia’s Mental Health Week 2020 have been confirmed! Mental Health Week will run from 10–​17 October 2020. The week will begin on World Mental Health Day (Saturday, Oct 10) and run until October 17 (the following Saturday). Stay up to date on what’s in store from mindshare by subscribing to our…

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Who’s Exploring Mental Health at Adelaide Fringe 2020?

Some great shows with mental health themes and content coming up for Adelaide Fringe! We’ve compiled a few descriptions to read below, and you can always find out more here. Stay tuned for mindshare’s 2020 reviews. Sean Quinn – Cognitive Behavioural Terrorist Comedy Sean earns a living from other people’s distress. Anxiety, depression, problem gambling…

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mindshare Group Exhibition on now!

As part of their ongoing relationship with the MHCSA, Adelaide City Library are hosting artwork from Neami National and Life Without Barriers’ Living Arts throughout the month of October. Don’t miss your chance to check out these incredible artworks from South Australian artists living with mental illness! OPENING HOURS Monday: 10am–6pm Tuesday: 10am–6pm Wednesday: 10am–7pm…

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Mental Health Week 2019

The MHCSA are excited to announce the program for Mental Health Week 2019, including a range of mindshare events both old and new! Put these in your diary: LUNCH IN THE SQUARE Tuesday 8 October 11am-2pm Tarndanyangga/Victoria Square, Adelaide To launch Mental Health Week we will be hosting lunch in Victoria Square with activities, arts…

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