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Carers Week Activity Grants

Carers Week is a national awareness raising week held annually in the third week of October.

Carers WA offers grants for care-related organisations and carer support groups to host their own event for carers during Carers Week. Those we support must either be a small community group, not-for-profit organisation or local government authority to be eligible. Government departments and individuals are not eligible for grants. Regional, rural and remote organisations are encouraged to apply. If you would like to host an event for carers during Carers Week, you can apply for a $500 or $750 grant to help you hold your event. The event must be held in WA during Carers Week and be attended by family carers only.

Applications for Carers Week Activity Grants for 2019 are now open. Applications close Friday, 2nd August 2019.

To apply:

To apply for an Activity Grant please complete the application via Google Forms here. Please read the Carers Week Activity Grant Terms and Conditions here prior to commencing your application.

Word document versions of the Carers Week Activity Grant Application Form can be requested by emailing marketing@carerswa.asn.au

Do you have a question?

Please read our Frequently Asked Questions document here.

Key dates:

Applications open: Monday, 1st July 2019
Applications close: Friday, 2nd August 2019
Outcome advised: Mid-August 2019
Event Registration Form: Friday, 23rd August 2019
Grant funds deposited: Mid-September 2019
National Carers Week: Sunday 13th to Saturday 19th October 2019
Acquittals due: Friday, 1st November 2019

Other helpful resources:

If you require any further information regarding Carers Week Activity Grants please contact:

Carers WA Marketing Team
Tel: 1300 CARERS (1300 227 377)
Email: marketing@carerswa.asn.au

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