Funding

ENDORSE: NCOSS Pre-Budget Submission and 1 in 7 campaign - Attachment 

Please see attached and below for web link for FACS 2015-16 budget summary.

http://www.facs.nsw.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0020/318305/FACS_budget-summary_2015-16.pdf

The breakdown of the $182 million for homelessness services is outlined on page 29:


·         $157.1 million for homelessness services delivered by NGOs, including inner city specialist homelessness services and women’s specialist homelessness services in the inner city

·         $2.6 million for new housing and support programs to help 100 homeless people currently in the inner city to find stable homes in suburban and regional areas through Connect 100

·         $8.4 million in grants under the Service Support Fund program to continue to deliver programs that complement Going Home Staying Home and the wider approach to reducing homelessness

·         $4.2 million for Link2home, the state-wide telephone information and referral service

·         $9.4 million for support and accommodation models under stage two of the Homeless Youth Assistance Program for unaccompanied refugee children and young people.

 

 

A nation splintering amid growing inequality: new ACOSS report

 

 

‘Inequality in Australia: A nation divided’,

  

DOWNLOAD Report 
DOWNLOAD Factsheet

 

Sector Development Group - Community Builders Funding Program

 

http://www.ceda.com.au/research-and-policy/policy-priorities/disadvantage

 

Public and stakeholder engagement

Since our last ACOSS@work, some of our recent highlights have included:

 

 

Commonwealth Bank Community Grants [DGR status required]

 

A NEW WAY OF WORKING FOR GRANTS

The Department of Social Services website is regularly updated with information on DSS Grants

FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

 

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FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES FOR COMMUNITY GROUPS

The NSW Government has recently released a paper on funding opportunities for community groups.  It covers:

 

  • Government gateways to community grants

  • Non-government gateways to community grants

  • Grants in selected subject areas

  • Selected private sector / non-government funding sources

  • Selected local government funding sources

  • List of useful links