Ageing Well Community Grants now open

14 Oct 2019 News

The next round of Ageing Well Community Grants are now open, offering "Grants for Seniors" and "Positive Ageing Fellowship Grants" for non-profit incorporated community organisations, and "Age Friendly SA Grants" for local councils to access.

Grants for Seniors: Grants of up to $5,000 are available to purchase goods that stimulate activity and social engagement for older people, and grants of up to $10,000 on offer for projects encouraging older South Australians to engage with the community. 

Positive Ageing Fellowship Grants are one-off community capacity building grants of $20,000 - $40,000 for projects that support a diverse range of older South Australians to age well and be recognised for their valued contributions across their lifetime. 

Age Friendly SA Grants are one-off grants of up to $25,000 for local governments. Regional partnerships of three or more local governments may be eligible for up to $45,000.

Applications for all grants close 5 pm Friday 17 January 2020.

For further information, and guidelines, visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/communitygrants or contact the Office for Ageing Well at ageingcommunitygrants@sa.gov.au or phone 08 8204 2420.