Goal, Purpose, Vision and Mission


To assist individuals to alleviate isolation, helplessness, suffering and distress by facilitating the development and maintenance of Self Help and Support Groups, and to promote self help within the community.


To benefit the community through assisting Self Help and Support Groups in their efforts to provide relief for people suffering from sickness or life-disrupting circumstances, and thereby promote the prevention or management of human diseases through education and awareness.


For Self Help and Support Groups to be widely recognised, promoted, supported and valued for the benefits they bring to the community in the prevention and management of adverse mental health conditions associated with stress caused by diseases or life-disrupting events.


To support, nurture, advocate for and build capacity in self help and support groups in Western Australia.