How to apply

Successful applications will be selected through a competitive process. Funding will be paid direct to the bank account provided on your application following the return of the signed grant agreement documents.

Round 2 applications are now open Monday 3 August 2020. Applications must be submitted on or before Monday 21 September 2020, applicants will be notified of outcomes by 23 October 2020.

To apply for a Strengthening Local Communities grant, download an application form. Completed forms can be emailed to

For more information

For further information contact Alan Beadnell, Complex Mental Health Coordinator on (02) 4225 4375 or email:   

A copy of the Application Guidance Document can be downloaded here.