Grants for Seniors open

Wednesday 23 August 2017
Grants for Seniors open

Incorporated, non-profit organisations which work collaboratively with older people are encouraged to apply for Grants for Seniors or Positive Ageing Grants.

Applications for both programs are now open; Grants for Seniors closes on by 5 pm Friday 15 September 2017 and Positive Ageing Grants close on 5 pm Friday 13 October 2017.

Grants for Seniors provide up to $5,000 to purchase goods that promote activity and social engagement for older people, and up to $10,000 for projects that create or extend opportunities for older South Australians to engage with the community.

Positive Ageing Grants of between $10,000 and $30,000 are on offer for projects promoting positive ageing and encouraging the participation of older South Australians such as developing innovative ways to engage their expertise in supporting and developing community groups/organisations.

Further information, including guidelines, eligibility and how to apply, is available at

http://www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/wps/wcm/connect/public+content/sa+health+internet/about+us/department+of+health/office+for+the+ageing/office+for+the+ageing+community+grants

via email  oftacomuitygrants@sa.gov.au

or by phoning 8204 2420.