Balance Minder has been improving the health and wellness of individuals and organisations for more than 10 years, through a collaborative approach.
Balance Minder recognises that all communities are not the same. By taking a collaborative approach, we learn about your business to define your objectives, then ‘treat’ the whole organisation by creating a sustainable, balanced program to fit. Balance Minder prides itself on having access to a team of community leaders who fill in the gaps.
Balance Minder is a web based and face to face collaborative wellness provider, specialising in programs which promote positive physical and mental well-being, build community resilience, and make organisations a happier and healthier place to work.
Leanne Simpson is the founder of Balance Minder and has more than 25 years’ experience educating, coaching and researching in areas of communication, business, hospitality, technology, health, fitness and well-being.
From her base in Mackay, Leanne uses her formal qualifications in Personal Training, Wellness Coaching and Training and Assessment to guide her clients on a journey to optimal wellness.
Virtual & on-demand classes & workshops
Self-care and Leadership Wellness Upskilling
Developing & creation of online programs
Years in The Business
Exercise is Right for Every Body (Exercise is Right Week)
Healthy Rural Communities Mackay – Tai Chi for Health Community Leaders project
Seniors Week at the Hub
MDSS Community Leaders Project
Mackay Mental Health and Wellbeing Fair
Take Time for Tai Chi (QLD Mental Health Week)
Yes you can! (Inclusion Week)
By helping yourself you also help others (QMHW)
Mothers in Business-Value You! (Small Business Week)
4CRM Gala Concert
Adult Learners Week Collaborative
Bags for Change (Soroptimist Int Mackay & St Vinnies)
Anti-Poverty Week Steering Committee
Seniors Expo Steering Committee
Mackay Cutters, Mackay Women’s Centre, Mackay Mental Health Interagency Network, Idea Placements Leadership Wellness, Mackay Seniors Week Expo Committee, Church of Christ Child Protection Conference Mackay Mental Health & Well-being Fair, Mackay Rotary, George Street Neighbourhood Centre, 4CRM
St Vincent de Paul Drug & Alcohol Residential Recovery Centre, Mackay Institute of Research and Innovation, My Health for Life, Moranbah Hospital & Health Service, RSL (Qld) Veterans Welfare Program, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Unit Mackay Hospital and Health Service – Deadly Choices, ATSICHS Mackay, PHN NQ
Moranbah & District Support Services, Mackay Northern Beaches State High School, Sandy Creek School Cluster, CQUniversity, Community Solutions
Mackay Regional Council, Mackay Regional Libraries, 5R Leading Inclusive Teams – Leading Well Collaborative (WorkCover QLD, Mackay Hospital and Health Service
Mackay Cutter’s Women in League event, Value Your Talent, Balance Your Mind, HRCM Community Days, International Women’s Day, , Mental Health & Well-being Fair, Seniors Week Expo, Make the Move for Mental Health, Balance Fitness Food & Fun, Connecting Comunities, ‘Utterfusion’, ‘Who Wrote That’, ‘What’s Happening in Mackay Broadcasting into Cyberspace ,World Tai Chi and Qigong Day
Publishing Illustrated Children’s book Welcoming Jing (introduction to breathing for calmness)
Austalia Day nomination for Community Service
Finalist in Australian Fitness Awards 2020 for community activation
Event of the year Queensland Libraries
Succesful grants for Adult Learning Week, Mental Health Week, Community Chest and Gaming Benefit Fund
MRC community arts award for service to the arts community
Striving to be the best Wife, Mother and now Grandmother I can be, remembering to listen first and give my opinon if asked (this is hard)