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Opening soon: Advancing QLD age-friendly community grants

Thursday, 3 May 2018

The Queensland Department of Communities, Disability Services and Seniors will again offer a grants program to support seniors in 2018-19.Age friendly

The Advancing Queensland: an age-friendly community grants program provides $1 million per annum over three years from 2017-18 to seed fund community projects that involve partnerships between local government, community and not-for-profit organisations, research organisations and the private sector to co-develop, implement and promote innovate age-friendly projects.

Each year the grants program focuses on new age-friendly domains.  Housing, transport and outdoor spaces and buildings were the focus of the 2017-18 grants program.  New domains for the upcoming 2018-19 grants program will be announced when open.   

More information about the Queensland: an age-friendly community strategy and the grants program can be found here.

Local Government Association of Queensland
LG House, 25 Evelyn Street, Newstead Qld 4006