Advancing Queensland: an age-friendly community grants program - Community Services, Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services (Queensland Government)
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Advancing Queensland: an age-friendly community grants program

Applications are now closed for the Advancing Queensland: an age-friendly community grants program in 2017-18.

Over 3 years from 2017-18, $1 million per annum will be made available through open funding rounds to seed fund community projects involving partnerships between local government, community and other organisations to co-develop, implement and promote innovative age-friendly projects.

Each year, the age-friendly community grants program will focus on two or three different age-friendly domains. Transport, housing and outdoor spaces and buildings were the focus of the 2017-18 grants program.

Information for applicants

Successful applicants 2017-18

Funding outcomes for the 2017-18 Advancing Queensland: an age-friendly community grants program were announced by the Honourable Coralee O'Rourke, Minister for Disability Services, Minister for Seniors and Minister Assisting the Premier on North Queensland in August 2017.

Funding of $987,344 has been allocated to 12 organisations to deliver a range of projects (PDF, 235 KB) range of projects (DOCX, 14 KB)across Queensland in 2017-18. These projects will help to support seniors through the development of an age-friendly Queensland.

The next funding round for the grants program will open in 2018 for projects to be delivered in 2018-19.

Enquiries

For enquiries about the age-friendly grants program, please contact the Office for Seniors.

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Please submit your comments on the department's Compliments and Complaints section.

Please submit your comments on the Queensland Government website Contacts form.