Small Grants

Under the Empowering Our Communities Program, CSAPHN released a request for grant proposals on 16 January 2019. Applications were sought from eligible Service Providers located within the CSAPHN regions affected by drought for up to $20,000.00 (excluding GST).

Applications were encouraged to be aimed at promoting community wellbeing through a range of activities that were group focused, promoted individual and/or community resilience and reduce stigma associated with accessing services and mental illness.

The following activities were funded or are in the process of being funded in their specific communities:

Organisation Activity Community
Centacare Catholic Country SA Community Health
Information Days

Flinders Ranges (Leigh Creek, Quorn/ Hawker, Melrose, Carrington, Peterborough)Eyre Peninsula (Kimba, Cleve, Ceduna)

UniSA Women in Agriculture Film project Cowell
Focus One Health End of Harvest Night Lameroo
Uniting Country SA

Wellbeing and Resilience workshops

Peterborough and Orroroo
Inspire and Inform PTY LTD  Resilient communication and financial Success workshop Eyre Peninsula (Wudinna, Cleve &Franklin Harbour) 
Australian Red Cross   Mental Health Matters training Eyre Peninsula and Upper North incl Copper Coast 
Livestock SA 

Planning and Management Workshops

Mallee, Mid North, Eyre and Pastoral 

Rural Remote Mental Health  

Rural Minds Workshops Ceduna, Waikerie, Murray Bridge, Peterborough, Kadina 
SOS Copper Coast Suicide Prevention Network  Carpe Diem free showing and Accidental Counselling

Copper Coast (Kadina, Moonta, Wallaroo, Paskeville) 

The Flinders Ranges Council   Carpe Diem Free showing and Accidental Counselling Hawker/Flinders Ranges 
West Coast Youth and Community Support

Growing Together –

Weekend community Event

Eyre Peninsula (Streaky Bay, Cowell)

WOTL Ltd – Weathering the dry times  Rural Women Workshop Wilmington 
WOTL-YP – Resilient people and places  Rural Women Workshop Paskeville &Kadina 
WOTL - Support through the hard times  Resilience and Wellbeing Forum

Wudinna & Murray Bridge 

Round three of the grants will be opening soon and can be accessed via Tenderlink

Map of Activity


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