A grant program built to support the health and wellbeing of our community.

It’s a revitalised program that has been built following extensive member and community consultation.

It’s a program built to empower you to make a difference. 

It’s focused on community health.

 

 

So why the change?

 

To truly make a difference and make an impactful investment into the communities health and wellbeing. With identified community health issues by stakeholders and the need for community minded organisations we launch the UFS Pharmacies Building a Healthier Community Grants. 

 

 

There are three grant types currently available. 

Childhood Health + Wellbeing Grant

 
A child’s early years are precious, they are the time the foundations for positive health and wellbeing are made. You are eligible to apply for this grant if your project supports the prosperity and strengthening the foundations of our children. Grants available up to $5,000.

We recommend that you read through the ‘Your guide to applying’ before making a submission.

This grant opens on 9 July 2021 at 9.00am AEST and closes on 27 August 2021 at 11.59pm AEST.

 

Mental Health + Wellbeing Grant

 

As 1 in 5 individuals in Greater Bendigo experience times of mental health issues and it has been compounded with recent challenges. If your project is focussed on education and support of mental health and wellbeing we want to hear from you about how you can make an impact. Grants available up to $5,000.

We recommend that you read through the ‘Your guide to applying’ before making a submission.

This grant opens on 9 July 2021 at 9.00am AEST and closes on 27 August 2021 at 11.59pm AEST.

Local Community Grant

To genuinely support the health and wellbeing of our community which can include health awareness programs, infrastructure enhancement and initiatives to support health and wellness of your members and wider community to name a few. Applicants must be of a voluntary/not-for-profit status. Grants available up to $500.

We recommend that you read through the ‘Your guide to applying’ before making a submission.

This grant opens on 9 July 2021 at 9.00am AEST and closes on 27 August 2021 at 11.59pm AEST.

Your guide to applying

Here you’ll find handy information to support you in understanding if this grants program and the categories are right for your organisation.