State Trustees Australia Foundation Funds New Research into Alzheimer’s Disease

Monash University has received over $65,000 in funding towards research into the treatment of cognitive impairment in mild to moderate Alzheimer’s Disease through the State Trustees Australia Foundation. The project will complete the first-ever double-blind pacebo-controlled randomised trial of Theta Burst Stimulation (TBS), which is a form of magnetic brain stimulation that has shown to […]

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State Trustees Australia Foundation Funds New Elder Abuse Screening Tool

The National Ageing Research Institute (NARI) has received almost $60,000 from the State Trustees Australia Foundation to trial a new Elder Abuse Screening Instrument (AUSI). In 2016, NARI received an initial $50,000 in funding towards a project called Finding the best elder abuse screening tool. Through the study, NARI identified that there is currently no […]

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State Trustees Australia Foundation Newsletter – Issue 6

Hope Your 2018 Started Well Welcome to the latest edition of State Trustees Australia Foundation newsletter. In this edition you can read about: Recipients of our 2017 Grassroots Grants Program Beyond the Bell – helping children in the Great South Coast Highlights from funded grants Grant applications opening soon $200,000 granted to ageing, disability and […]

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Young people in the Great South Coast to benefit from $90,500 of funding from the State Trustees Australia Foundation

The State Trustees Australia Foundation has continued its commitment to Beyond the Bell, an ambitious, ground breaking initiative leading a cultural shift in the way communities and service providers work to support our young people. More than $90,000 has been granted to Beyond the Bell Great South Coast Ltd in one of Victoria’s most disadvantaged […]

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Victorian Seniors Festival Survey Prize Draw Winners

Thank you to everyone who participated in our Victorian Seniors Festival survey. Congratulations to the prize draw winners: D. Armstrong; K. Berry; C. Goring; J. Glennon; N. Stroud; A.Cadd; A. Barry; A. Mladenovic; G. Wells and R. Speechley.

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Little Stories Writing Competition Winners

Thank you to everyone who submitted a story in the Little Stories Writing Competition. Congratulations to the first prize winner, S. Deiulio and congratulations to the runners up prize winners: G. Husselbee; J. O’Shea; S. Lammi; R. A. Christie; L. Tsioulis; A. Cahill; J. Harrington; T. Fry and S. Hemphill.

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Celebrate Older Victorians this October

Victoria’s one million-plus people aged 60 years and older will be celebrated when the 35th Victorian Seniors Festival kicks off this October. Officially starting with Celebration Day on Sunday 8 October 2017, this Victorian Government initiative will see more than 1,500 free and low-cost individual events and activities held across the state, many of which […]

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2017 Winter State Trustees Australia Foundation Newsletter

Welcome to the winter edition of the State Trustees Australia Foundation newsletter In this edition, read about the successful recipients from our Disadvantaged Children, Animal Welfare and Medical Research grants. We feature some of our funded projects to show how the Foundation is making a difference to the community. Also our Grassroots Grants program is […]

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2017 CONNECTED Art Exhibition

STATE TRUSTEES’ 15th CONNECTED Art Exhibition from 23 October to 3 November 2017 State Trustees today announced that the CONNECTED Art Exhibition is returning to the No Vacancy Gallery in the Atrium at Federation Square, from Monday 23 October through to Friday 3 November 2017. The State Trustees CONNECTED Art Exhibition, curated by Andrew Chew […]

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