AICA Aims & Objectives

The Alliance of Intentional Communities Australia aims to provide a comprehensive, practical and enticing package of options to cover the needs of communities at all stages of development and existence. As our organisation evolves, the AICA will offer a valuable, easily-accessible and content-rich information database plus an exciting platform for community members and leaders to share, exchange and educate.

Our primary objectives are to:

  • to provide Education and Training in the establishment and ongoing development of aspiring intentional communities
  • further Education and Training in the ongoing management and development of existing intentional communities
  • Education and Training in establishing, managing and improving community centres and local communities
  • support services for businesses and projects related to the establishment and further development of intentional communities
  • support for multi-generational awareness activities and projects that foster diverse and multicultural communities

Through these objectives, the AICA aims to:

  • provide individuals and businesses with the education, knowledge and skills to establish successful, workable, long-term intentional communities
  • assist current intentional communities in their plans for ongoing improvement and long term sustainability
  • promote lessons of successful intentional communities to the general population
  • help build fairer and resilient local economies
  • assist in resolving the poverty and homelessness crisis experienced in our communities
  • encourage and invest in enterprises that build and support sustainable and resilient communities
  • assist in creating a shift in cultural thinking of communities towards a lifestyle that leads to satisfying human needs through harmony and balance with all of creation

Find out about Who the AICA, our team, executives and committees.

Discover some of the specific Services that the AICA can provide.