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1.1. Becoming a Member – Applying for Membership

Step 1: Create a new member account by clicking on ‘sign up’ button from those in the top right panel on the page. .

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Step 2: Complete the application form with the details required for membership.

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Step 3: Enter the ‘security question’ at the bottom of the page to prove that you’re a human and not a computer program!

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Step 4: Click on ‘complete sign up’ for an activation email to be sent to the email address you provided.

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Step 5: Open the email you received from the MHPSS Network, and click on the link to partially activate your account and start using it. Full activation of your membership will take place once your application is approved by the site administrator. You will receive a notification email once this is done. Full activation of your account may take up to 48 hours.

Write to [email protected] if you have any problems creating an account.

1.2. Logging In

As a member, you must ‘Log In’ with the username and password you provided to use the online platform, e.g. to add resources, join groups, etc.

You can log In:
Either by using the ‘Log In’ box on the home page as you enter the site.

Or by clicking on the ‘Log In’ button from the panel at the top right corner of the site which will take you to the ‘Log In’ form.

1.3. Editing Your Profile

Step 1: Click on your name in the button from those on the top right panel of the website. This will take you to your account.

Step 2: Click on ‘Profile’ on the sub navigation bar in the middle of the screen.  You will have three options: 1) View, 2) Edit, and 3) Change Avatar.

Step 2: View – this section consists of the basic information that will be visible to the public. If you wish some of the details to be private/invisible to the public, you can simply leave the section blank.

Step 3: Edit Profile – You can edit both your ‘basic’ and ‘extended’ profile information, and choose who can see this. Information you provide can help other members search for you by your interests, skills and region(s) of work. You can also upload your CV so that it can help prospective employers identify you if you’re interested in work opportunities. You can adjust privacy settings for your profile details, so you can control who can view them. Choose whether your location is shown in your profile, on the general map and in the groups you belong to by selecting or deselecting the ‘show map on profile’ option.

Step 4: Click ‘Save Changes’ to update your new profile content and settings.

Step 5: Changing your Avatar – to add, change or delete your profile image (avatar), click on ‘Profile>Change Avatar’ and follow the instructions. This avatar will then appear on your profile and throughout the site, whenever you are active.

1.4. Cancelling Your Membership

Please contact your Regional Host if you would like to cancel your membership or remove your account. Their contact details can be found on the Contact Us page.