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Self-Help Resource Centre

"The Mission of the Self-Help Resource Centre of Greater Toronto is to promote self-help/mutual aid. The goals of the organization are to increase awareness about self-help/mutual aid in the community and among helping professionals, and to facilitate the growth and development of self-help groups, networks and resources." [from the website]

Self-Help Resource Centre has a catalogue of more than 20 workshops, all designed for promotion of clients' participation through small group approach, and will assist you in the integration of self-help/mutual aid methods in your health promotion activities. Workshops include start-up training, special-skills training, and trouble-shooting.

We also have number of fact sheets and workshops available online, including recent literature reviews on self help and mutual aid.