Connecting with Carers -
Great South Coast
Do you care for someone with a mental health condition?
Are you over 18 years old and living in the Great South Coast Region of Victoria?
Do you have 15 minutes to have your say about improving carer support?
Yes? Then Leadership Great South Coast needs you!
We recognise that a carer's role is incredibly valuable but can also be challenging. This survey has been designed to better understand your needs as a carer.
Complete the anonymous survey by clicking here.
Small Grants for Rural Communities (SGRC)
Small Grants for Rural Communities is a great example of a collaborative program supported by various partners, which has the flexibility to address issues that make a difference to the sustainability of rural, regional and remote communities, including projects that address:
Grants of up to $5000 are available for projects that offer clear public benefit for communities in rural, regional or remote Australia. For more information, visit the website here.
- Strong leadership and community capacity
- Sustainable community infrastructure
- Equitable access to opportunities
- Vibrant local economies
Mercy Foundation Grants
Expressions of interest in the Mercy Foundation's 2017-18 Grants to End Homelessness program are now open.
These grants are available for seeding initiatives, services, projects, advocacy and research that will contribute to the goal of ending homelessness, by supporting housing first and permanent supportive housing solutions.
For more information, including eligibility criteria, visit the websitehere.
ACOSS National Conference 2017
The 2017 ACOSS National Conference, in partnership with VCOSS, sees community leaders, policy makers, practitioners, academics and people with lived experience come together to collectively tackle the issues driving poverty and inequality in Australia.
To find out more, or to register, visit the conference website here.
Eat Well! Move Well! Be Well! Spring EOI
Corangamite Shire is seeking activities for its Eat Well! Move Well! Be Well! Spring program from 21-28 October 2017. This program is conducted by Corangamite Shire in partnership with community groups and organisations and offers activities to helpincrease the number of Corangamite Shire residents involved inphysical activity, healthy eating and good mental health.
For more information, phone 5593 7100.