Applications are open for providers in remote and very remote areas to deliver residential aged care services to indigenous Australians.
The Federal Government has opened the competitive selection process for up to $115 million in Commonwealth Home Support Program growth funding over two years.
Goodwin Aged Care Services has launched Canberra’s first wellness centre bringing together geriatric assessments, nurse practitioner consultations and allied health under one roof, as part of a new positive ageing initiative.
Grants available to support ageing rural Australians; TLC and Alzheimer’s Australia Vic sign sponsorship agreement; ‘Hotspots’ for stroke identified.
The Victorian Government has opened applications for $10,000 grants to aged care providers, among other organisations, so they can help older people from diverse cultural backgrounds become more involved in community life.
A major not-for-profit aged care organisation is giving grants to smaller charities to mark its 75th anniversary.
Over $1.3 million has been provided to support 98 initiatives around the country.
The Commonwealth Government will give $4million worth of grants to over 250 respite providers through the NRCP.
The federal government will release over $1 million to 80 community organisations which support veteran health.
Meals on Wheels providers are calling for more assistance to find ways of broadening their volunteer base.
The FRRR is providing grants of up to $10,000 for projects that will benefit older people in small rural communities.