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Our Organization

MISA is a not-for-profit community organisation that provides a range of specialised counselling and support services as well as information and referral services, for all men in the community.

MISA’s services provide positive support to men and their families to enable them to meet life changes that may be impacting on their quality of life and self-esteem.

Since its inception in 1997 Mens Information and Support Association has provided a safe and supportive environment where men can express themselves with confidence and security.

Counsellors undertake individual, relationship, and family counselling also facilitate group courses in parenting and anger management. MISA has also provided referrals to service providers for men in need of help with issues such as accommodation, family court and other legal matters, relationship problems, gambling and so on.

MISA is partially funded by the Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (FaHCSIA) as part of the department’s Men and Family Relationships initiative, launched in 1997. The initiative offers a range of services and programs to support men in managing family and relationship difficulties.