Veterans and Seniors Grants

2017-2018 Participation (Veterans and Seniors) Grants Program

Applications are now closed.

Community organisations are invited to apply for non recurrent project funding of up to $10,000 as part of the 2017-2018 Participation (Veterans and Seniors) Grants Program.

The primary aim of the grants is to support both older Canberrans and veterans to maintain their wellbeing, promote social connectedness and to enhance the ACT community through the provision of innovative projects and activities.

Priority areas for funding are:

  • Respect and inclusion of seniors;
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander veterans and seniors;
  • Elder abuse awareness; and
  • Social inclusion of veterans.

Need more information?
Contact the Office for Veterans and Seniors
Email: penny.taylor@act.gov.au
communityparticipation@act.gov.au
Phone:  (02)  6207 8830

Recipient Stories

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