Spirit Of Brisbane Award Presented to Mental Awareness Foundation Co-Founders at Lord Mayor Australia Day Awards

Spirit Of Brisbane Award Presented to Mental Awareness Foundation Co-Founders at Lord Mayor Australia Day Awards Community spirit was on display as the Lord Mayor of Brisbane awarded Tudor and Wesley Vasile, co-founders of the Mental Awareness Foundation, with the Spirit of Brisbane Award, at today’s traditional Lord Mayor’s Australia Day Awards. Brothers Tudor and…

Under the Radar with Wesley Vasile and Nicolle Edwards from RizeUp Australia

RizeUp works to shift attitudes, perceptions and challenge societal norms in Australia which have as a by-product created a toxic and unhealthy environment. The RizeUp mission is to drive awareness of domestic and family violence within society by generating life-changing, practical support for the families affected, giving them the hope and empowerment to move on…

Mental Awareness Foundation raises over $140,000 for mental health at the annual Walk for Awareness event

With the global pandemic majorly impacting 2020, the focus on mental health in Australia has never been more important. Just under 1,000 people attended the 2020 (COVID-approved) Walk for Awareness in Brisbane today, and over 500 joined virtually, to walk 8km, to recognise the 8 Australians who take their own life each day. Over $140,…

Butterflies campaign for mental health

Local disability support charity Sunshine Butterflies have recently entered into a partnership with another meaningful organisation, The Mental Awareness Foundation. The Brisbane based foundation has collaborated with Sunshine Butterflies to help spread the message of mental health and wellness in people living with disabilities. They are kindly supporting Sunshine Butterflies disability support charity, who will…

Under The Radar: Chelsea Keim shares her moving story of losing a loved one to mental illness with co-founder of MAf Wesley Vasile

Chelsea Keim reflects on mental awareness and the story of her father and his battle with mental illness. Chelsea and Wesley highlight the importance of self-awareness, taking time for mental health, talking about how you’re feeling and recognising the signs and to seek the right help and resources. The aim of Chelsea’s powerful story and…

Supporting Shane’s Squad: Vivcourt Trading donate $20,000 to Mental Awareness Foundation

Vivcourt Energy has generously donated $20,000 to support the work of the Mental Awareness Foundation to influence positive change and provide help and support to anyone who is experiencing mental health issues.   Scott Riethmuller (Trading Manager Australasia, Vivcourt Trading) is connected as a close friend of Chelsea and the Keim family. The loss of Shane Keim…

An Interview with Wesley Vasile and Mary Williams

A discussion with Mental Awareness Foundation co-founder Wesley Vasile and Mary Williams, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Clinical Services at Belmont Private Hospital, which highlights the functions of the hospital including patient management and care, health professional support and community awareness. For more information visit www.mentalawarenessfoundation.org and https://belmontprivate.com.au/