2020 Walk for Awareness Event Highlights

Relive the energy, emotion and spirit of the 2020 Walk for Awareness through these video highlights.   In 2020, thousands walked with the Mental Awareness Foundation in Brisbane at a COVID-safe event, across Australia and the world through the virtual-event option and raised valuable funds to support organisations on the frontline of mental health services.…

COVID-19 Update: 2020 Walk For Awareness

As we all know, COVID-19 has changed all of our lives, right across the world. Whilst this has been devastating, the response by Governments and communities has been outstanding, particularly in Queensland. Obviously, as organisers of this great event, we’ve been monitoring the situation and have been in close contact with the local Health Officials…

A testimonial from Hon Trevor Evans MP, Federal Member for Brisbane, in relation to the Mental Awareness Foundation’s annual community event

As one of the youngest MPs currently in the House of Representatives, the Hon Trevor Evans MP is passionate about promoting the community and lifestyle of the inner city Brisbane electorate. “Mental health touches us all. The Mental Awareness Foundation (MAF) is a fantastic organisation making mental health a priority and supporting people who have…

MAF has a new CEO – introducing Raewyn Bailey!

Mental Awareness Foundation (MAF) is driven by a group of individuals who implement strategies to raise awareness of depression and mental illness in society. The foundation has appointed a Chief Executive Officer, Raewyn Bailey, in 2020. The Mental Awareness Foundation aims to support charities that are working directly with communities to raise awareness of mental…

Suicide Prevention Pathways – 2020

This morning I had the pleasure of donating $25,000.00 to this amazing charity @talksuicidesupportservice on behalf of the @mentalawarenessfoundation & the community of Brisbane and Australia really. This organisation receives no government funding, only private donations, however, they do a service that is on the absolute front line with mental health services. @talksuicidesupportservice will assist people with face…

Donate to Ashley

The Mental Awareness Foundation wants to acknowledge a beautiful soul that has recently passed – Ashley Clymo. Ashley Clymo was not only an amazing human, but he was also an amazing contributor to our organisation – The Mental Awareness Foundation. Three years ago – November 2016, a young man moved into the commercial premises next to ours.…