An innovative early intervention and prevention Mental Health Program

The Pay it Forward Plan (PIF) is a ConnectGroups’ small grants program available to peer Support Group members. The objective of PIF is to be a mental health early intervention and prevention initiative to:


  • Empower peer Support Groups to achieve positive mental health outcomes for their members
  • Contribute to the prevention of mental distress and/or illness, and the recovery of mental health for peer Support Group members, families and/or carers
  • Further peer Support Groups’ mental health supports to their members
  • Promote good mental health
  • Encourage peer Support Groups’ mission, governance, and sustainability

The current round of Pay it Forward has closed.


For more information about Pay it Forward, please contact:

Karen Silverthorne
Community Engagement Officer
Phone: 08 9364 6909


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