To promote wellbeing through the scientific understanding and application of compassion via:
- Helping to identify researchers and others who have a specific interest in the scientific study of compassion and its underlying processes, and facilitate communication and interchange between them.
- To support research and teaching of the compassion focused approach to human difficulties.
- To facilitate open discussion on how to further promote a compassionate focus in many domains of human activity.
- To engage in activities and raise funds to support the work and aims of the Foundation.