By joining as a member you are helping mental health consumers to be a voice for positive change in services and our communities.
We are working to end stigma and discrimination and to bring about a world where everyone experiences compassion, understanding, recovery and full inclusion.
Membership is open to all those who support our objectives, including individuals, groups, organisations and businesses.
We offer free lifetime membership to mental health consumers and affordable memberships for consumer groups and concession holders.
Individual Members – any person who:
- Identifies as having a current or past lived experience of psychological or emotional issues, distress or problems, irrespective of whether they have a diagnosed mental illness and/or have received treatment; and
- Identifies as a mental health consumer and has been, or is, a consumer of mental health services.
Consumer Group Members – any group who:
- Has a substantial proportion of its committee of management comprised of people who identify as having a current or past lived experience of psychological or emotional issues, distress or problems, irrespective of whether they have a diagnosed mental illness and/or have received treatment.
Associate Members – any individuals or organisations who:
- Have knowledge, experience or qualifications that may be beneficial to the Association, and who have an interest in the Association’s purpose and objectives. (These members do not have voting rights).
Alternatively, you can click here to access our original hard copy membership form.
Hard copies can be scanned and sent via email or be posted to our PO Box at no cost. Please see our Contact page for details.
CoMHWA currently has 659 members.
Our members are made up of 595 individuals and 64 organisations and groups. Join us today!