Older Person’s Health Innovation Fund in Western Sydney
December 5, 2018
NDIS and mental health capacity building – Aboriginal Community Project.
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Disabled Peoples and Families Organisations – ILC Readiness Grant Round

The objectives of this grant round are to:

  • Enable the delivery of individual capacity building activities for people with disability, such as peer support.
  • Build the organisational capacity of Disabled Peoples and Families Organisations (DPFOs) across Australia to deliver these activities.

Eligibility:

To be eligible to apply organisations must meet the eligibility criteria, as outlined below:

Disabled Peoples and Families Organisations defined as organisations that includes all of the following:

  • Actively demonstrate their commitment to the Social Model of Disability, which seeks to remove barriers for people with disability to access mainstream services and live an ordinary life.
  • Are run by and for people with disability and/or their families.
  • Are led and controlled by people with disability and/or their families with a minimum membership of 50% of people with a disability and/or their families making up the organisation’s board, staff, volunteers or members.

An organisation led by and for ILC’s Priority Cohort Groups – these are organisations with a minimum of 50% representation of the cohort group on the board, staff, volunteers or members (See Section 3.7) – ILC priority cohort groups for this funding round are:

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities
  • Culturally and Linguistically Diverse communities
  • Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex and Questioning and Plus (LGBTIQ+).

For more information on the eligibility criteria refer to the Grant Opportunity Guidelines.

Contact Details:

Community Grants Hub

P: 1800 020 283

E: support@communitygrants.gov.au

W: https://www.communitygrants.gov.au

GO Documents

GO ID: GO1945

Agency: National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA)

Internal Reference ID: 2018-2574

Primary Category: 171004 – Services for People with Disabilities

Location: ACT, NSW, VIC, SA, WA, QLD, NT, TAS

Selection Process: Open Non-competitive

Instructions for Lodgement:

To apply go to the Application form here

Applications close: 21 December, 2018 at 2:00 pm (ACT Local Time).