Group Development Resources

ConnectGroups’ Information Sheets focus on various topics relating to group development and are designed to assist your group to operate effectively. Browse the topic areas below to find and download relevant information sheets. If you are looking for any other information not included here please contact us for assistance.

Support Group Development

These resources are for new and emerging Support Groups and are designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills to develop a Support Group.

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Support Group Management

These resources provide knowledge on effectively managing your Support Group, including effective facilitation, conflict-management, and retaining members.

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Information for Boards and Committees

Resources around the roles and responsibilities of Board/Committee members, running an AGM, and setting a code of conduct.

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An Easy Guide to Becoming Incorporated

This resource was developed as a step-by-step guide for Support Groups looking to become incorporated and includes myths, considerations, advantages and disadvantages, and steps to incorporation.

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Financial Management

Resources for Support Groups financial management, including keeping financial records, budgeting, ACNC information, and more.

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Media and Marketing

Resources to assist you in marketing and promoting your Support Group, including developing promotional materials, managing social media, and more.

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Online Support Groups Resources

Resources for online Support Groups, and groups running and facilitating meetings via an online platform.

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