What choices are right for me?

"I live with my friends.” Warwick

"I live with my friends.”

— Warwick

Make your own choices about how you want to live with supported and independent living, including; in-home support, community accommodation options and accommodation at Minda’s Brighton site, including aged care facilities and aged-care support.

Minda offer a range of support options, which means you can make your own decision about who you would like to live with, how you want to be supported and where you want to live.

“I like making good food.” Henry

“I like making good food.”

— Henry

Learn the skills to work in a job, discover something you’re interested in, with support that suits you. Supported employment at Minda offers you the opportunity to contribute your skills and abilities as part of the work force.

With Minda you can earn a wage, develop new skills and build your confidence, self esteem and status in the community in a supportive and positive environment.

“There are a lot of things I can do.” Thea

“There are a lot of things I can do.”

— Thea

From cooking to gardening and sports to art you can create, discover, participate and learn. Our large variety of high quality and engaging programs enhance social and life skills, develop and build on interests and abilities.

There is something for everyone and the ability to shape programs based on what you like to do, with a focus on inclusion and choice.

“I’m a self advocate, I can speak up.” Cheryl

“I’m a self advocate, I can speak up.”

— Cheryl

Minda offer a range of allied health services and also developmental programs, workshops and courses to help you to learn skills for the future and live a healthy life.

The multi-disciplinary Southern Disability Support team can help to maximise skills and enhance your quality of life, personal development and wellbeing. You can also be supported to achieve a greater level of independence with self advocacy and skills for life training, with programs tailored to suit you.

“Minda helps me do things I like.” Greg

“Minda helps me do things I like.”

— Greg

Minda can help you to managing your funding and help connect you with supports that suit your needs. We can also help you to navigate the disability sector, including government supports and individualised funding.

You can also have more authority, choice and control over your disability support and services by planning, purchasing and selecting support services that meet your needs.

“I don’t know where we’d be without Minda.” Nenad

“I don’t know where we’d be without Minda.”

— Nenad

Get time to relax as a family, have time away from home, or take a vacation. At Minda, we know that caring for someone living with intellectual disability can be hard work both physically and emotionally.

Minda’s respite and vacation care services provide you with the freedom to take a break and recharge.

Choose options that suit you in day activities, jobs, respite, health care, skill development and accommodation.

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Do you have a disability? Do you want to learn new skills, earn a wage and make new friends? Minda can help you find a job you love. We can also help you with training and give you the support you need. Minda has so many different jobs on offer, in areas like manufacturing, catering, furniture construction, gardening, and working with computers.

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WorkReady scheme to disadvantage non-Government training organisations

16 Jun 2015

Read Cathy Miller's opinion piece on the State Government's planned new training scheme, WorkReady.

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RU Serious take out the Volunteer Award in the Aged Care Awards, SA and NT

23 Jun 2015

Minda was thrilled to have four finalists in this year’s Aged Care Awards, SA and NT, run by the Aged & Community Services (ACS) SA and NT. Our volunteer band, RU Serious, took out the volunteer award!

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Upcoming Parent Group Meeting

30 Jul 2015

Join us to discuss planning for the future with Days Options, Supported Employment and Open Employment.

sa learning centre

The South Australian Learning Centre (SALC), at Minda's Brighton site, is a Registered Training Organisation offering training programs and short courses in the areas of Disability, Aged Care and Mental Health.

The nationally accredited courses drive quality outcomes by offering hands-on, job-ready training, delivered by industry experts.

Accredited Training

National Training Packages with nationally accredited qualifications in Disability, Aged Care and Mental Health.

Non Accredited Training

Cost effective training in courses such as First Aid and Manual Handling, with the ability to develop organisation-specific courses.

Find out more or enrol now