The Home Economics Institute of Australia (WA Division) is a dynamic organisation drawn from members across the state and the profession. The WA Division is conduit to the National Institute which was established to:
- Provide a national focus for home economics and home economists.
- Promote public recognition of the role of home economists.
- Set professional standards for the practice of home economics and promote the professional standing of home economists.
Encourage and assist home economists with continuing education and professional development.
Encourage, initiate and coordinate research into areas related to home economics.
Cooperate and affiliate with bodies at a state, national and international level.
Concerned with the education and advocacy for families and households in their everyday living.
Becoming a member of HEIA is a membership to both the national and state bodies. Your membership enables you to access support and activities in WA as well as national benefits.