Australian Government grants of up to $10,000 are now open to assist people with disability to participate in nationally-focussed disability Conferences in Australia, between 1 July 2017 and 30 June 2018.
The Australian Government is inviting organisations to apply via an open process to deliver services under the Disability Mental Health and Carers Program – Disability and Carer Support – National Disability Conference Initiative (NDCI) 2017-18. Total funding of $315,000 is available for the NDCI for conferences held between 1 July 2017 and 30 June 2018. Within this funding, up to $10,000 is available for each conference.
The Disability and Carer Support (DaCS) Activity provides assistance, support and services for people with disability and carers. It provides and improves access to services and support, including advocacy and through stakeholder engagement. The National Disability Conference Initiative 2017-18 is offered under the Disability and Carer Support Activity and provides grants to help people with disability to participate in nationally-focused, disability-related conferences held in Australia.
Applications close 14 March 2017.
For information visit the Australian Government Community Grants Hub.