Membership

Becoming a member

Only immediate family members of a person living with Cri du Chat Syndrome are eligible for full membership. They can apply by completing the application form for full membership.

Other relatives, friends, and professionals with an interest in Cri du Chat syndrome are welcomed and encouraged to apply for associate membership. They can apply by completing the application form for associate membership.

We value your privacy and assure you that we will not disclose any information we have about you or your family to any other person or organisation without your express permission. The consent form allows the Group to disclose only the details you wish other members to know and you are welcome to modify your permissions by submitting an updated form at any time. The consent form also allows you to give permission for photographs, information and videos to be used by us on our website or in the course of our work of informing the parents and professionals about this syndrome. No personal contact details will be used by us in any media unless you request it.

The appropriate form(s) should be downloaded using the links and then completed using software such as Adobe Acrobat Reader DC or printed and completed using a pen. Forms completed electronically may be emailed to secretary@criduchat.org.au. Printed forms should be posted to the address at the foot of the form.

Membership to the Cri du Chat Support Group of Australia is currently free. We encourage consideration of a tax-deductible donation to support group running costs, family events, and other group initiatives that aim to support our families.

How can you help?

The Cri Du Chat Support Group of Australia is funded by donations. Donations of $2.00 and over are tax deductible.