Resources for Community and Health Consumers

Want to help shape the health research that matters to you?

These resources will help you understand more about what Consumer and Community Involvement in health research is, and how to get started.

Consumer and Community Involvement Program

Learn how to get involved in health research. Understand the basics of Consumer and Community Involvement (CCI) in this free, 30-minute online course.


  • What CCI is (and isn’t)
  • Learn how your involvement as a consumer or community member is the vital link between research and healthier communities
  • See a snapshot of CCI in practice

Developed by the WA Health Translation Network, the program is open to anyone wanting to get started with this important work.

Health Consumers Tasmania

Health Consumers Tasmania is the peak independent body for health consumers across Tasmania. It has set up a Community of Interest of over 650 people and has so far given voice to consumers in 15 partnerships and national/state-wide health-related committees.

From joining the mailing list, to taking a seat at the decision-making table on government agency health committees – choose the level of involvement that suits you.

Be the first to know about opportunities to get involved in health research by becoming a Collaboration member.

It’s free, and open to everyone.