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How We’re Improving Services for our Financial Administration Clients
Being able to put yourself in the shoes of those experiencing hardship is the first step in an empathetic onboarding process at State Trustees.
The Guardianship and Administration Act: One year on, and what it means for our clients
In a year filled with upheaval, a global pandemic wasn’t the only change we were managing at State Trustees. Our General Manager of Financial Administration, Josie Brown, talks about what the introduction of new legislation this year meant for our people and our clients.
Exercise Parks for Seniors to be Built in Ballarat and Banyule
Seniors Exercise Parks feature innovative outdoor exercise equipment designed for older people that integrates multiple exercise stations to improve strength, balance, flexibility, mobility and function.
$250,000 Grant to Help Communities Build Resilience
SOLAR, or Skills For Life Adjustment and Resilience, is an early intervention program designed to prevent the development of more serious psychiatric disorders such as depression, anxiety, and posttraumatic stress disorder in the face of natural disasters like bushfires.
Financial Elder Abuse, what is it and how do we respond?
Every year on June 15 we mark World Elder Abuse Awareness Day to highlight the physical, emotional, sexual and financial abuse of older people. Financial abuse is the most common form of abuse and every year State Trustees uncovers at least 100 cases of alleged financial elder abuse.
$255,000 Community Inclusion grant round announced
State Trustees Australia Foundation has allocated more than a quarter of a million dollars in grant funding to eleven charities as part of the 2020 Community Inclusion grant round announced today.
State Trustees help break down barriers for the visually impaired
Blind Sports Australia will run a pilot program in Victoria […]
OC Waterless Car Wash System gets $20,000 to help expand
OC Connections Ltd will expand its waterless car wash and […]
$20,000 TO PRODUCE THREE EDUCATIONAL VIDEOS FOR PARENTS
Tweddle Child and Family Health Service based in Footscray, with […]
Twelve charities to share $222,000 of grants from State Trustees Australia Foundation grassroots initiative
Over $222,000 has been granted to 12 not-for-profit organisations by […]
State Trustees Australia Foundation Newsletter – Issue 7
Commemorating World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2018 Welcome to the […]
State Trustees Australia Foundation Funds New Research into Alzheimer’s Disease
Monash University has received over $65,000 in funding towards research […]
State Trustees Australia Foundation Funds New Elder Abuse Screening Tool
The National Ageing Research Institute (NARI) has received almost $60,000 […]
State Trustees Australia Foundation Newsletter – Issue 6
Hope Your 2018 Started Well Welcome to the latest edition […]
Ageing, disability and mental health projects to benefit from $200,000 of funding from the State Trustees Australia Foundation
Approximately $200,000 has been granted to 20 not-for-profit organisations by the Foundation in its 2017 Grassroots Grants program.
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 […]
2017 Winter State Trustees Australia Foundation Newsletter
Welcome to the winter edition of the State Trustees Australia […]