BUILD A SUPPORT CREW

Coordinate help with the Gather My Crew app

Our app has made it easy for thousands of Australians to ask for and coordinate help during tough times. 

Life can be hard sometimes

Illness, accident, death, injury, and relationship breakdown are just some of the things that can throw normal life into chaos. 

These are the times we all need a little help.

Our free tools and resources step you through the process of building a support crew to provide meaningful support during these tough times.

 

The right help at the right time makes all the difference

We know that asking for help can be difficult – and knowing what help to provide to someone can also be a challenge. 

By coordinating friends and family, our app can help turn offers of “let me know how I can help” into the support that is really needed. 

Join the thousands of Australians who have used the Gather My Crew app to coordinate help.

Getting started

Feeling overwhelmed is a common reaction to hardship. But you don’t have to do it alone. You can join the 80% of users who enlist the help of a family member or close friend to be their App Captain.

Gather your Crew

Invite people to join your Crew. Think of friends, family and anyone who’s offered to help. Choose people from your phone contacts to send an SMS invite.

Identify help opportunities

When you’re overwhelmed, it’s often hard to suggest ways others can help. Our handy 1 minute questionnaire can help. We’ll use your answers to build a list of common help requests, outlined in your Help List.

Create tasks

To ask for help, create a task. Easily choose a commonly requested task from your Help List. Or write your own.

Shared calendar

The description, date and time of your tasks will be added to the shared calendar and published task list.

In-app messaging

In-app messaging

You can use in-app messages to send updates, upload photos and share materials for specific tasks, such as shopping lists or recipes.

“Wednesday is my day off. So I’d be more than happy to walk the dog.”

“I’ll take Anna’s kids with mine to school. Easy since they’re so close by”

How the app works

User Stories

Real stories, from real people

Our daughter Audrey is 7 yrs old and has TSC (Tuberous Sclerosis Complex), Epilepsy and ASD. She is such a beautiful and precious girl, who has endured multiple brain surgeries…
Jacinta’s Story
Recently, I lost my brother, Joseph, to prostate cancer. Over the last months of his life, he became more dependent on me to drive him to appointments, as well as manage his other care needs. I was struggling. In fact, I was breaking…
Monica’s Story
My story began mid-May 2022. I was 37 years of age, and with very mild symptoms, was diagnosed with stage 4 bowel cancer.
Chanel’s Story
I heard the words nobody wants to hear, “You have cancer”. From there my world fell apart…
Faye’s Story
Lisa lives in rural Victoria. Over the past 5 years, she has also been the main carer for her ageing parents who live in the same town.
Lisa’s Story
Within six months, Richie’s prognosis had shorted to “six months to two years”.  We knew he was going to die. 
Richie’s Story

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Gather My Crew

Download the Gather My Crew App

Our app is now available on android and iPhone devices. Visit the GooglePlay Store or AppStore to download the new app!

New users

Learn how to can utilise our technology and resources to provide support that truly makes a difference.

Existing users

Transfer your Crew over to the new app for a better user experience, if you would like to keep using the existing web app – you can.