Grants

Read all about the grant program at www.mentalhealthweekact.org

Applications for the reimbursement program closed at 5pm on 20 May 2016

The Reimbursement Program is coordinated by the ACT Mental Health Week Committee and is supported by ACT Health Directorate. The Committee is comprised of multiple agencies and representatives across the ACT.

Reimbursements of up to $1000 (GST Inclusive) are offered to community organisations to assist the development and running of mental health promotion activities during Mental Health Week.

Successful Reimbursement Applicants 2016
In 2016, a total of 29 projects were awarded reimbursement grants.

  • A gender Agenda – Celebrating Us
  • ACT MHCN – Different Faces
  • AIDS Action Council – Giddy Up!
  • Ainslie Village – Talking in the Haven
  • ANU Chinese PhD Student’s Assocation – Let it out!
  • ANZATA – Creative Wellness
  • Asthma FoundationConnecting – Asthma Care
  • Carers ACT – Carers in the Cave
  • Catholic Care – Art Escape
  • CIT – Mental Health: It’s closer than you think
  • Compassionate Friends – Coping with Child Loss
  • Deaf Society – Mental Health Awareness for the Deaf
  • Denise Burton – Poetry Book
  • Gold Creek School – MH Week Activities
  • Karralika – Bowling for better MH
  • Lake Tuggeranong – Wellbeing Market Day
  • Merici College – Knock Out MH at Merici
  • MI Fellowship – Arts for Hearts Sake
  • Midwifery Centre – Lived Experience Employment Showcase
  • MIEACT – Stories Are Us
  • Mother Teresa – Mental Health Week Activities
  • Paperworks – Papermaking Self-expression
  • Prisoners Aid – Community Seminar
  • St Francis Xavier – MHW @ SFX
  • U3A – Circuit Breaker
  • Uniting Church – Care in the City
  • WCHM – Mothers’ Morning Tea
  • YWCA – Spring Bling

For inquiries about the program or the events funded, please contact communications@mhccact.org.au
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Successful Reimbursement Applicants 2015

A full list of successful projects is listed below.

  • Hawker College – $550
  • Sunflower Services – $950
  • Belconnen Community Service – $1,000
  • Catholic Care – $770
  • Women’s Centre for Health Matters – $1,000
  • Inanna Inc- $1,000
  • St Vinent de Paul – $1,000
  • Canberra’s Men’s Centre – $560
  • Volunteering and Contact ACT- $500
  • Carers ACT- $600
  • Woden Community Service – $376
  • ACT Mental Health Consumer Network – $800
  • Ainslie Village – $750

 

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