We are content curators, assembling an online and easily accessible archive of resources and tools for mental health education and awareness that is relevant to Trinidad and Tobago.
We will also be publishing a local content community platform for mental health awareness and education media created by local content producers.
Connecting the Dots
With our strategic partners we are connecting the dots and recording feedback and insights on observations and experiences these mental health professionals have to share with the people of Trinidad and Tobago.
Current partners include: United Nations, Elder Associates
Scarce resources are available for program funding, and overall decision-making power swings back and forth, depending on the subject, between regional health authorities and large regulatory oversight from the Ministry of Health, in a ‘pendulum effect’
These constant shifts in local or national power over healthcare programs make it difficult for non-governmental organizations (NGOs), health workers, and program managers to lobby adequately for changes to improve outcomes in care.
MindWise Project is a registered non profit organization here located in Trinidad and Tobago.
We are currently executing a two year mental health education project to be executed locally and within the T&T diaspora, 2018-2020.
This project aims to build a digital eco-system of knowledge sharing– improving access to Mental Health Awareness and Educational Content to the community at large as well as nurturing collaboration and strategic implementation between Mental Health Service Providers and the Stakeholder representatives, resulting in stronger interventions with the public and more sustainable impact overall.
Our mission is to foster a sustainable positive impact on the intra and interpersonal, community, and systemic factors of mental health in Trinidad and Tobago.
Our goals are to: