The SA Healthy Towns Challenge will provide grants of up to $50,000 for projects which increase health and wellbeing through the prevention of illness and/or injury. Applications should address local health and wellbeing issues. Applications supporting the health and wellbeing of Aboriginal people in remote and regional communities are encouraged. Five grants will be available each year for four years commencing in 2018-19.
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Applications for the first round (2018-19) of SA Healthy Towns Challenge grants are now open and will close at 5.00 pm on Monday 10 September 2018.
Projects must be short term (up to 12 months) and undertaken in partnership with a not-for-profit organisation with expertise in health and wellbeing.
Further information, including guidelines, eligibility information and how to apply, are available from www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/SAHealthyTowns or contact SA Health by email at SAHealthyTowns@sa.gov.au or by phone on 8226 6187.
We acknowledge and respect Aboriginal peoples as South Australia's first peoples and nations, we recognise Aboriginal peoples as traditional owners and occupants of land and waters in South Australia and that their spiritual, social, cultural and economic practices come from their traditional lands and waters; and they maintain their cultural and heritage beliefs, languages and laws which are of ongoing importance; We pay our respects to their ancestors and to their Elders.