Small Grants Opportunity Recipients 2004

Organisation Project Amount
Advocacy Tasmania Inc PowerPoint projector to assist with education work with clients, families, service providers and community
$1,925.00
Anglicare Tasmania Inc Art equipment and tutoring services for homeless young people at Youthcare
$2,000.00
Association for Christian Homes for the Aged Inc. Hawthorn Village Hostel Garden program to promote past interests, optimising physical fitness and give a sense of accomplishment
$1,246.50
Australian Breastfeeding Assoc. Tas Branch Southern Region Electric breast pumps and hygienikits for mothers experiencing difficulties in breastfeeding
$1,995.45
Australian Red Cross Dining chairs for the Roadhouse, a drop in food and information service for homeless and vulnerable youth
$1,815.00
Bethlehem House Homeless Mens Assistance Centre Computers for literacy and numeracy programs as part of a structured case management plan
$2,000.00
Bicheno Lions Club Inc Defibrillator for the local Health Centre
$1,000.00
Brain Foundation Tasmania Prepare stroke resource kits for distribution to hospitals, health centres and general community
$2,000.00
Break O'Day Community Enterprise Cooperative Soc Ltd Provide a life skills education course 'switched on' to disadvantaged local people
$620.00
Break O'Day State Emergency Service (SES) Unit Generator to provide emergency lighting at incidents to assist volunteers providing a vital service
$2,000.00
Bruny Island Respite Community House Inc (BIRCH) Freezer to store meals for distribution to the frail aged, disabled and disadvantaged
$900.00
Burnie Police and Citizens Boys & Girls Club Inc Equipment for anti-bullying team-building program
$1,910.30
Burnie Youth Alcohol and Drug Service Multi-media projector to produce and present Power Point presentations in schools and other venues
$1,898.60
Care and Rehabilitation Ministries Inc Freezer to store food before distribution
$1,365.00
Caroline House Inc Swim and gym classes for the residents
$2,000.00
Circular Head Rural Health Services Inc Counselling room furnishings
$1,835.00
Clubhouse Tasmania Remove old carpet and estapol floors at the Centre
$1,760.00
Colony 47 Inc Emergency packs and starter kits for people that are homeless
$1,906.50
Computer Bank Tasmania Server to streamline software installation
$2,000.00
Deloraine Hospital Auxiliary Furnish the meeting room for member and community use
$1,795.00
Deloraine Meals on Wheels Printer and fax and heated Eskies for delivery of meals to the frail aged or disabled
$1,000.00
Devonport Community House Inc Fridge to better cater for centre's functions
$1,114.00
Diabetes Australia - Tasmania Camp for children with diabetes
$2,000.00
Edmund Rice Camps Tas Inc Tents to aid the programs for all young people who access the program
$2,000.00
Equipment and Technology Library (Cerebral Palsy Tas) Small growth chair and height-adjustable wheelie stools required by students with disabilities
$2,000.00
Evandale Scout Group - Scouts Australia, Tasmania Branch Assistance in upgrading and maintaining the historic graveyard
$2,000.00
Family Planning Tasmania Data projector to support education and training services
$1,980.00
Family Support (Jordan River Service Inc) Let's Go Girls Program for young single mothers in the Brighton community
$2,000.00
Flinders District Hospital Auxillary MPC Auxiliary Assist in purchase of a DPL99A lift for Launceston Airport to assist the frail aged and disabled
$2,000.00
Foster Carers Assoc of Tasmania Inc Equipment to assist in training Foster Carers
$2,000.00
Geeveston Scout Group - Scouts Australia, Tasmania Branch Equipment for physical activities and a first aid kit
$1,351.72
Glenorchy Meals on Wheels Portable Eskies and heat/freeze packs for the transportation of hot and cold meals to our recipients
$1,750.00
Girl Guides Assoc Australia Display board, alcohol cook sets and an urn for promotional and camp activities
$1,968.50
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Group Plan, publicise and stage information forums in Launceston and Ulverstone
$2,000.00
Grow Tasmania Office equipment to assist with production of newsletter and service promotion
$685.98
Hobart City Mission Advertising material for the 'Friends' befriending service
$968.00
Hospice Care Assoc N.W. Tas. Inc Train people with knowledge and skills to enable them to look after clients with a life-threatening illness
$1,710.00
Huon Valley Council Youth Service Produce a tattoo to be included in a sexual health package that promotes a safe sex message
$1,870.00
Huon Valley Respite Centre Inc Demountable carry-all frame for the community transport bus for collapsible wheel-chairs
$2,000.00
Kentish Youth Services Inc Equipment for the new youth centre in Wilmot
$2,000.00
King Island Supporting Disabilities Materials, equipment and travel for volunteer facilitators to undertake a craft program for disabled residents on King Island
$1,980.00
Latrobe Senior Citizens Club Higher armed chairs for elderly people
$2,000.00
Launceston Benevolent Society Inc Blankets and disposable nappies for needy families
$2,000.00
Lifeline North West Tasmania Training of community volunteers in telephone counselling
$2,000.00
Lifeline Tasmania Computer and software to assist with data for telephone counsellors
$2,000.00
Lungs Under stress and Trauma (LUST) Portable concentrator for use of members who are oxygen dependent
$2,000.00
Magra CWA Branch Learn-to-Swim programme for 5-9 yr olds
$2,000.00
Meander Valley Centre for Health and Wellbeing Inc Kitchen for the 'community shed' primarily for men to develop a 'community garden' and young people mentoring activities
$1,800.00
Mens Shed St Helens Computer for community members to enable them to learn new skills
$1,978.00
Mental Health Council of Tasmania (MHCT) Inc Funds to cover basic operating costs
$2,000.00
Mersey Volunteer Unit-State Emergency Service (SES) Mobile search lights to be used in searching for missing persons
$2,000.00
Migrant Resource Centre North Tas. Inc Petrol and maintenance cost for the vans of 'Accessing Opportunities' a refugee support program
$2,000.00
Mission Australia - U Turn Spot welder for training people to enter the paint and panel industry
$1,999.00
Oakdale Services Tasmania - Oakdale Lodge Purchase of DVDs to enable clients of Oakdale Services to enjoy movie watching
$2,000.00
Paraplegic and Quadriplegic Association of Tasmania Inc A Laser printer to allow volunteers to produce in-house fact sheets and brochures
$1,099.00
P.R. and Friends Inc and Youth Associate Committee Launceston Travel and vehicle costs for delivery of food and clothing to needy children and families
$2,000.00
Pete's Community Workshed Bridgewater Assistance meeting running costs ie. electricity, insurance, etc
$2,000.00
Polish Welfare Office (Polish Assoc. Hobart Inc.) Polish Aged Care Resource Kit
$2,000.00
Punch Bowl Community Garden Shale paths around community garden
$1,083.00
Richmond Fellowship of Tasmania Inc Washing machine for enhancing living skills for the Gordons Hill Lodge Program
$1,685.00
Richmond Meals on Wheels Carry Hot container for delivery of meals to the frail aged or disabled
$1,000.00
Rotary Club of Somerset Inc Conduct a one day outdoor multicultural festival
$2,000.00
Royal Volunteer Coastal Patrol - St. Helens Division Radio equipment to allow 24/7 day operation for 'safety of life at sea'
$1,464.02
Rubicon Club Health forum for Port Sorell Residents
$1,250.00
Salvation Army Tasmania Arts material for the Hobart Bridge Program to encourage participation and self-development
$2,000.00
Shelter Tasmania Inc Shelving and scanner to create a resource library
$644.95
Smithton Royal Volunteer Coastal Patrol c/- Ulverstone Division VHF scanning radio marine, fax machine, 27 MG radio to provide safety marine service weather reports
$1,150.00
Society for Multiply Disabled People of Tas. Inc Washing machines on separate premises to wash clients' clothing and a food processor and vacuum cleaner for client support service
$1,669.00
South Eastern Nursing and Home Care Assoc Inc Swivel bath seats to assist ease of bathing for clients
$1,950.00
Southmore Study Centre Project materials and vehicle hire for the extension of the Club Excel Program
$1,060.00
Special Olympics Tasmania Inc Laptop computer for use at competitions including the Inaugural National Junior Games Launceston 2004
$1,884.00
Spurr Wing Replace old beds at Spurr Wing
$2,000.00
St Georges School Parents and Friends Assoc Modified bicycles for students with multiple disabilities to participate in, and benefit from, the bike riding program at the school
$2,000.00
St Helens Community Care Group Inc To assist with funding for petrol costs in transporting elderly, infirmed, disadvantaged
$2,000.00
St John Ambulance Australia - Tasmania Production of promotional flyers, volunteer handbooks and referral manuals
$1,956.00
St Mary's Day Centre Ergonomic chairs for the use of clients who access the Centre
$2,000.00
St Vincent de Paul Society Tasmania Inc Leaders training weekend for young volunteers in the youth support program
$1,500.00
St Vincent de Paul Society Tas Inc Launceston Region Commercial fridge to allow distribution of fresh and nutritious food to those in need
$2,000.00
Stainforth Court Residential Tenancy Action Group Install a computer system in the community room for the 85 tenants on low-incomes at Stainforth
$1,549.85
Survivors Inc Security system for 'women in abusive relationships' centre
$1,110.00
Tandara Lodge Community Care Inc Health group to utilise 'Living Longer, Living Stronger' Program and equipment
$1,604.00
Tasman Multi-purpose Service Series of workshops to better equip volunteers working in the Tasman Peninsula
$1,910.00
Tasmanian Association for Mental Health Seminar/Workshop to improve community awareness about anxiety/depression
$2,000.00
Tasmanian Association of Prisoner Support Services Inc Printing of information brochures, stationary and web hosting for better access of information
$1,917.00
Tasmanian Council on AIDS, Hepatitis and Related Diseases Nutritious lunches at support meetings, for people living with chronic liver disease
$1,650.00
Tasmanian Mens Health and Wellbeing Assoc Inc Mentor Training to provide services for men and boys in the exploration of gender and relationship issues and values
$2,000.00
Tasmanian Mounted Search and Rescue Inc Workplace level 2 First Aid Training for members
$2,000.00
Tasmanian Rowing Council Inc Adjustable sculling blades to upgrade disabled rowing programme
$2,000.00
Tasmanians with Disabilities Inc. Digital projector to assist with the running of Disability Awareness Training sessions
$1,799.00
Towers Inc (Toy Town) Computer package including software for use by the organisation for client support
$2,000.00
Ulverstone Community House Inc Printing and stationary supplies, material costs, phone, postage and publicity for the 'Lifestyle Challenge' Program
$2,000.00
Volunteer Ambulance Officers Assoc of Tas Inc Statewide seminar to enhance communication between volunteers and provide a forum for further study
$2,000.00
Volunteering Tasmania Portable gazebo structures to be used by volunteer organisations for their volunteers
$940.00
Waverley Scout Group - Scouts Australia, Tasmania Branch Renovations to hall due to past vandalism
$2,000.00
West Coast Health and Community Services (Strahan) Funding to run life skills program for young people who will be moving from area to further their studies
$400.00
West Coast Health and Community Services (Rosebery and Strahan) Slip Stream Circus workshops in schools and wider community
$990.00
West Coast Health and Community Services (Rosebery and Queenstown) Conduct a Health and Well-being Program for men and boys
$1,580.00
West Ulverstone Primary School Parents and Friends Assoc Inc Trestle tables to conduct a breakfast program
$1,584.00
Womens Karadi Aboriginal Corporation Update kitchen facilities for preparation of nutritional meals for aged and low-income community
$1,400.00
Womens Legal Service Tas Inc Training equipment to assist with client legal education and training in legal rights and responsibilities
$955.00
Wynyard Community Garden Materials for the establishment of the garden
$2,000.00
Youth House Contribution to the 'Post Card Project'
$2,000.00