MOVEMENT TO INCORPORATE NEW DEVELOPMENT AND ACTIONS (MINDA)
MINDA Johor is an active organization that runs various programs related to addressing the need in caring for the mentally ill. In the past 10 years, MINDA Johor had conducted more than 100 training to more than 3000 family caregivers of mentally ill through the Family Link Mental Health Education programs.
MINDA’s objectives are, among others, to create advocacy among families of the mentally ill in receiving the best care for the affected loved one, to promote mental health awareness programs, to pledge for more families to become members for stronger voice, and to eliminate stigma and prejudice towards mental health in the society. It provides training and support to family members of those suffering from mental illness in the society. MINDA also offers counseling service and psychoeducation.