Supporting Carers Locally Grants Program

Supporting Carers Locally Grants Program

The Supporting Carers Locally Grants Program is now open. Find out how to apply.

The Supporting Carers Locally Grants Program

The program is offering grants from $1,000 to $20,000 to informal groups of local carers, or organisations such as Neighbourhood Houses or local councils/shires to assist with activities which help improve carers’ physical and mental health by strengthening connections with family, friends and other local carers.

For full application guidelines and to apply go to www2.health.vic.gov.au/victorian-carers

Carers Victoria is working with the Victorian Government to assist applicants wishing to apply.

If you need further information or assistance with your application, please ring 1800 514 845 or email enquiries@carersvictoria.org.au Interpreters are available if required.

Also open for applications is the Carer Organisations Statewide Partnership Grants Program offering grants from $100,000 to $250,000 to enable partnerships between carer specific and other organisations. For further information email victoriancarerstrategy@dhhs.vic.gov.au

Applications for both these grants programs close 5.00pm, Monday 19 August 2019.

For full application guidelines and to apply go to www2.health.vic.gov.au/victorian-carers