The Advancing Queensland: an age-friendly community grants program is now open. The grants will provide funding for local projects and initiatives to enhance the age-friendliness of communities across Queensland.
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 2 to 3 age-friendly domains. The 2017-18 grant round focuses on innovative approaches, responses and solutions to local issues with a specific focus on Transport, Outdoor Spaces and Buildings and Housing domains.
Applications close at 5pm on Friday 16 June 2017.
More information can be found here: www.communities.qld.gov.au/communityservices/seniors/age-friendly-community-grants