- Get Help
Our app supports you to ask for and coordinate help from friends and family.
Asking for help isn't easy. Our resources provide you with the tools to make it easier.
Download the app to get started today.
- Give Help
Use our free app to coordinate support for a friend or family member.
Knowing how to offer help isn't easy. Our resources provide you with the tools to make it easier.
Help ensure every Australian has a community of support.
- For Professionals
Help Tools and Resources
Resources to share with the people you work with
Help the people you work with by sharing our tools and resources as a referral partner
Help to keep our app and resources freely available to anyone in Australia.
- About Us
Get to know the team behind Gather My Crew.
We love working with others and are thrilled to partner with a range of organisations
- Support Us
Offer your support
Together we can strengthen communities and change the way Australians offer and ask for help.
Partner with us
We love working with others and are thrilled to partner with a range of organisations.
Get in touch
Have questions or feedback? We would love to hear from you.
The Gather My Crew story began when personal experience collided with 20 years of clinical practice
Gather My Crew was founded in 2017 by Dr Susan Palmer, a psychologist with many years’ experience supporting families going through crisis. But it was not until her friend needed help that the idea for Gather My Crew was first born.
Her friend Rachel required back surgery and her recovery would involve six weeks of bed rest. Susan wanted to help keep life as normal as possible for Rachel and her family – and had a group of 30 wonderful people able to lend a hand. But is wasn’t long before the text messages, ring-arounds, spreadsheets and late-night phone calls became too time consuming and difficult to manage.
It was a ‘lightbulb’ moment and the beginning of Gather My Crew…
After talking with colleagues looking for an easy, ‘online help roster’ that would make coordinating all of this help a breeze, Susan was shocked to discover that nothing like it existed.
Twelve months later, Gather My Crew was launched.
Created based on the expertise of people who had ‘been there, done that’, as well as the clinicians who supported them, Gather My Crew exists to make sure people going through a crisis get the right help, at the right time from their friends and family – without all of the stress that usually comes with coordinating help via traditional means.