Day-to-day living can be a struggle for many residents of remote communities as they battle complex social factors such as substance misuse, violence and chronic disease.

Mental illness and wellbeing concerns are among the fastest growing health problems nationwide, and Indigenous Australians are at high risk of succumbing.

Menzies tackles these challenges by empowering Indigenous people through strengths-based research approaches. Menzies’ projects focus on identifying problems early, and then developing tools to help communities and individuals to stay strong – socially, spiritually, emotionally and mentally.