ConnectGroups invites you to its 2021 Peer Support Groups Award Presentation Evening

Join ConnectGroups Patron, Board of Management and staff in celebrating the work of the Support Group Sector and recognising the value of peer support. The event will include dinner and drinks, the launch of ConnectGroups’ 2022-24 Support Group Sector Plan, the presentation of the 2021 Support Group Recognition Awards, recognition of key partnerships, plus entertainment throughout the night.

 

Event Details

Date: Friday 15th October 2021

Time: 6.30pm – 11.30pm

Venue: Perth City Farm, 1 Perth City Place, East Perth WA 6004

RSVP: Click here to register

 

 

Awards Categories

New and Emerging

In recognition of the work conducted by a new Support Group.

Open to: ConnectGroups members that were established within the past 18 months.

Nominations have now closed.

Most Innovative

Awarded to a Support Group which has demonstrated innovative practice across its service delivery.

Open to: ConnectGroups members

Nominations have now closed.

Regional and Rural

In recognition of the work conducted by a Support Group in the regions.

Open to: ConnectGroups members based in regional and rural WA.

Nominations have now closed.

Online/Facebook

In recognition of the work conducted by an online/Facebook Group.

Open to: ConnectGroups members that provide support via a Facebook Group or online platform.

Nominations have now closed.

Pay it Forward

For a PIF Project which demonstrated sustainable mental health impact to its members and the wider community.

Open to: Support Groups that were successful Pay it Forward grant recipients.

Nominations have now closed.

Dream it Forward

For a DIF project which positively impacted Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander social and emotional wellbeing.

Open to: Community groups or Aboriginal Community Controlled Organisations which were successful Dream it Forward grant recipients.

Nominations have now closed.

Give it Forward

For a GIF project which demonstrated significant innovation, capacity building or sustainability for their Support Group.

Open to: Support Groups that were successful Give it Forward grant recipients.

Nominations have now closed.

 

Support Group Champion

For an individual who has made a contribution to the philosophy of Peer Support.

Open to: ConnectGroups members.

Nominations have now closed.