The members of Platform are a strong voice for the issues that matter for community mental health and addiction in Aotearoa New Zealand. Your membership helps Platform to maintain an independent voice.
The more members that represent the diversity of NGO and community providers, the more effective Platform can be in advocating with the government and public sector on driving transformative change in the mental health and addiction system.
Benefits of being a member include:
Lobbying, advocacy, and representation.
Regular updates about the sector and Government.
Connection to Platform’s wider networks.
Access to up to date information, idea sharing and innovative solutions.
Input into Platform|Atamira's annual workplan.
Connection with like-minded people and organisations throughout Aotearoa.
Any NGO or community based organisation working in the wellbeing sector and/or providing mental health and addiction services.
"For us, collective action with a focus on equity and autonomy for those with lived experience is important, and being a member of Platform Trust allows us to work in collaboration rather than isolation to achieve this.”