The Consumer Involvement Toolkit is based on the principles of the National Framework for Consumer Involvement in Cancer Control. The Framework is the foundation for the VCCC Model of Consumer Engagement.
The Consumer Involvement and Engagement Toolkit provides practical advice for researchers and research organisations wishing to conduct patient-centred clinical trials.
The Partnering with Consumers Standard recognises the importance of involving patients in their own care and providing clear communication to patients.
NHMRC Consumer and Community Engagement webpage, including Toolkit for Consumer and Community Involvement in Health and Medical Research (2020). The Guidelines for Guidelines Handbook includes planning for consumer involvement to help developers produce high quality guidelines that meet the NHMRC Standards for Guidelines.
Safer Care Victoria
Partnering in healthcare framework supports health services with practical strategies to improve healthcare and outcomes for Victorians by better involving patients and their families.
Centre for Health Communication and Participation
The Centre for Health Communication and Participation mission is to improve health communication with and participation by consumers and carers through evidence-informed policy and decision making.
Telethon Kids Institute
The Telethon Kids Institute is committed to involving consumers and the community in all aspects of the research including workshops and resources for implementation.
Cancer Voices NSW
Cancer Voices has created guides to assist researchers and consumer representatives work together.
Health consumer organisations across Australia
Health Issues Centre
Consumers Health Forum of Australia
Cancer Voices Australia
HealthCare Consumers (ACT)
Health Consumer NSW
Health Consumers Queensland
Health Consumers Alliance of SA
Health Consumers’ Council (WA)
Consumer and Community Health Research Network (WA)
SPOR: Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (Canada)
INVOLVE: National Institute for Health Research (UK)
PCORI: Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (US)