IHC’s mission is to advocate for the rights, inclusion and welfare of all people with intellectual disabilities and support them to live satisfying lives in the community.
Anyone who supports IHC’s philosophy and policies can become a member of IHC.
Annual membership is $5 per individual member and a three-year membership is $15 per individual member.
Individual memberships are the only membership we offer, we don’t offer joint or family memberships.
You can join to be an IHC member at any time of the year but please note our membership year is 1 July to 30 June.
Through your membership IHC can:
As a member you can:
If you would like to become an IHC member you can join below or call us toll free on 0800 442 442 and ask to speak to our Member and Relationship Manager, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Members voted at the Society’s Annual General Meeting in September 2015 to establish a Member Council. The Council has broad mandate to engage with members, families and people with intellectual disabilities. It acts as a conduit of information between members and the IHC Board and promotes and supports the work of IHC Associations.