We advise researchers, consumers and community members on the how and why of implementing consumer and community involvement.
We bring together consumers, community members and researchers to make decisions about health research priorities, policy and practice.
We support consumer and community involvement to become standard practice in health research.
We promote the community ‘voice’ in health research through our services, resources, events and training programs.
Are your kids interested in social media, games and apps like Snapchat, Instagram, TikTok, Roblox or YouTube (just to name a few!)?
Would you like to provide input on children’s use of digital technology?
Researchers at Telethon Kids Institute are looking for 8 parents or carers with children in Years 4 - 6, of primary school, to form a new reference group.
If this sounds like you, we encourage you to apply! We also have a Kid's Reference Group if you think your child might be interested in applying.Find out more
Do your kids like spending time online?
Do you think they may have ideas of ways to keep themselves and other kids safer online?
Researchers at the Telethon Kids Institute are looking for six 9 - 12 year old’s from Perth to be a part of a Kid’s Reference Group for a new project on cyber safety.
We also have a Parents Reference Group if you're interested in applying.Find out more
Are you applying for Spinnaker Foundation Grant funding in 2020? If so, why not attend a Consumer and Community Health Research Network Drop in Service? Meet with a member of our team and an experienced consumer representative to discuss potential involvement opportunities. We can support you in planning for consumer involvement in your funding applications.…
Are you interested in the safer use of antibiotics? Many people believe they have an allergy to antibiotics (like penicillin) but have never been tested. If you, or someone in your family suspects an allergy to antibiotics then we'd love to hear from you!
Australian authors have published a wealth of articles about consumer and community involvement. Working with the community to identify research priorities for family and domestic violence Fisher C., McKenzie A., …Read more