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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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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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Grants Program 2017 – Smiling Mind

Program Disadvantaged Children Organisation Smiling Mind Project Mindfulness in education: Developing evidence-based guidelines to support school leaders and teachers to implement mindfulness in their schools Amount $53,600 Date April 2017 Data from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare and the National Mental Health Commission indicates that one in four secondary school students, and one […]

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Grants Program 2017 – Lort Smith

Program Animal Welfare Organisation Lort Smith Project Addressing behavioural issues of animals of people in crisis Amount $10,500 Date April 2017 The Animal Welfare grants program aims to improve how animals are coping with the conditions in which they live. In 2017, the Foundation’s focus was on improving animal welfare as it relates to people […]

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Grants Program 2017 – Royal District Nursing Service

Program Medical Research Organisation Royal District Nursing Service Limited (RDNS) Project Enabling wellbeing by providing choices for people with dementia and memory loss Amount $99,780 Date April 2017 The purpose of this project is to conduct a feasibility study providing proof of concept in relation to the ‘Enabling Choices Tool’ as a negotiated decision aid […]

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State Trustees Australia Foundation Summer Newsletter

Happy New Year from State Trustees Australia Foundation In this edition, see the successful recipients to our first ever Elder Abuse grants program as well as those awarded under our annual Grassroots program. Read highlights on how our funding is making a difference for NDIS recipients as well as how a memorial to a loved […]

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State Trustees Australia Foundation grants $200K for ageing, disability and mental health support

State Trustees Australia Foundation has awarded over $200,000 to 22 organisations for projects that aid individuals disadvantaged by ageing, disability and/or mental health as part of its annual Grassroots Grants program.  The Grants program aims to help people live independently and build and maintain physical, emotional and spiritual wellbeing and resilience, as well as reduce […]

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First projects awarded under new Elder Abuse Prevention and Response grants program

State Trustees Australia Foundation have awarded a total of $167,171 for three projects as part of their Elder Abuse Prevention and Response grants program.  This unique program is an extension of the Foundation’s philanthropic commitment to the area of Ageing Well. State Trustees Australia Foundation was established in 1994 as a public charitable trust administered […]

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2016 Winter State Trustees Australia Foundation newsletter

Elder abuse prevention and response grants program As part of it’s focus on Ageing Well, State Trustees Australia Foundation is running a grants program aimed to respond and prevent elder abuse. Submissions open on 1 August 2016. We are looking to fund single projects of $50,000-$100,000 that focus on the following specific activities related to […]

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