Small Grants Opportunity Recipients 2004-05

OrganisationProjectAmount Funded
Active Communities - Healthy Youth Get Out Of The Suburbs recreational project
Advocacy Tasmania Inc Replacement computer, monitor and software for our Disability Advocacy Program
Anglicare Tasmania Inc Camping equipment for use in the Rural Remote Reconnect Program
Arthritis Foundation of Tasmania Inc Telephone headsets for Arthritis Information Line volunteers.
Asthma Foundation Print brochure on low allergen home for people with asthma
Aurora Disability Services Replacement of old chairs for safety, comfort and hygiene for use by clients and volunteers
Australian Huntington's Disease Assoc. (Tas) Inc Data Projector for use in education of people caring for people with HD and for support workers
Australian Volunteer Coast Guard Association UHF Network System
Australian Red Cross Emergency Home Alarms for the isolated, elderly, frail individuals in the Northern region of Tasmania
Autism Behavioural Intervention Tasmania Reprint information and support brochures
Better Hearing Australia Data projector to benefit volunteer lip reading tutors for more effective lessons and presentations
Break O'Day Health Resource Assoc Electrically operated bed for palliative care and other patients in the municipality
Bridgewater Police & Community Youth Club Replace and upgrade equipment used by members of the PCYC
Brighton Garden Club Service Inc Gardening Service for the elderly and disabled
Brighton Meals on Wheels Group Heating units for better food temperature control to comply with National Food Standards
Burnie Police and Citizens, Boys and Girls Club Equipment to enhance an Anti-bullying Program
Burnie Senior Citizens Club Bowling mat and balls for visually impaired elderly
Caroline House Inc Dishwasher for better hygiene practices by residents while encouraging participation in household chores
Central Highlands Ambulance Volunteers Oxy Viva Kit to deliver a more efficient service in the Bronte area
Central Highlands Community Development Inc Provision for wheelchair access to Ash Cottage
Colony 47 Fuse Ball and Air Hockey tables for clients to encourage interaction in a non-confrontational manner
Cosmos Projector to be used throughout the organisation for staff training with clients
Council on the Ageing (COTA) Tasmania Inc Audio visual equipment to assist in the presentation of positive ageing topics to senior audiences
Cystic Fibrosis Tasmania Inc Purchase nebulizers and disposables
Dementia and Alzheimers Association Tasmania Inc Photocopy machine for the production of educational materials, information, resources and flyers.
Eastern Shore Meals on Wheels Replace containers used to transport meals
Ellendale Hall Committee Chairs for the community hall
Emmanuel Centre Accessible community garden for the integration of people with special needs
Emmerton Park Inc Purchase and installation of outdoor furniture for the disabled and aged care residents
Epilepsy Association of Tasmania Resources for the regional offices.
Eskleigh Foundation Inc. Replace old wheelchairs
Far South Community Association Trailer with sides for transporting community equipment
Filipino Women's Support Group Inc Purchase of multifunction copier for use by Filipino community for employment purposes.
Forcett Community Hall Committee Inc Large capacity fridge for community hall
Friends of Aminya Aids to assist residents during periods of temporary incapacitation
George Town Senior Citizens Club Computer to educate and entertain members of Senior Citizens Club.
George Town Youth Committee (GTYC) Furniture for youth activities for kids program
Giant Steps Tasmania Climbing wall for physical activities for students living with motor control and physical difficulties
Girl Guides Association Tasmania - Orana Camp Storage containers for recycle and rubbish
Glee Club Inc Recycle crates for the collection of bottles and cans
Glenora Online Inc Provide the Community kitchen with vinyl floor covering to address OH&S issues
Good Neighbour Council of Tasmania Inc - Launceston Branch Inc. Production of information to assist elderly migrants
Grow (Tasmania) Working office equipment to better organisation's operations
Guides Tasmania - Lindisfarne Sun shelter to provide shade for guides at camps and outdoor activities.
Guiding Hand Tasmania Inc Cover fuel costs for daily delivery and distribution of food and other essential goods donated to people in the community undergoing hardship
Headway Northwest Inc Photocopier to publish textbooks for training sessions to essential service groups and TAFE
Hobart City Mission Inc. A stove for the Partridge Pot Café.
Hobart Police Citizens and Youth Club Inc Outreach programs for disadvantaged children and youth
Huon Eldercare Inc Printer/scanner for the residents' computer.
Huon Valley Transport Auxiliary To supply and erect a carport for the Geeveston & Dover community car.
Independent Services Inc A fax machine for providing better services for people with disabilities.
Interact Club of Penguin/Ulverstone Interact clubs in the Central Coast Municipality for young students from Ulverstone and Penguin
Interweave Arts Association Script to Screen film workshops for interested youth including indigenous people and individuals with disabilities
Kentish Support Group 'All in the Same Boat' community support program
King Island Supporting Disabilities Literacy and numeracy skills for disabled and disadvantaged community members
Lachlan Community Hall Wheelchair access ramp, access doors with safety bars for easier use by people with varying degrees of disability
Launceston Benevolent Society Inc Purchase blankets and disposable nappies for families in need.
Lifeline North West Tas Inc Furniture for the newly established phone counselling room in Launceston
Little Squirts Playgroup Play equipment for outside play for 20 - 25 children facilitated by trained volunteers.
Lungs in Poor Shape (LIPS) Design and printing of promotional pamphlets and posters about the LIPS Support Group
Magra Volunteer Fire Brigade Replacement fridges for storage of water and food for volunteers
Maranoa Heights Community Centre Cross cultural planning day and follow-up sessions for the Sudanese communities in Kingston
Meals on Wheels Hobart Inc Computer and software, eskies and thermos flasks for safety and hygiene and efficient delivery of services by volunteers
Montagu Community Living Inc Touch screen monitor, computer and software for residents
Oak Lifestyle Options Computer with digital photography software for increased learning opportunities for participants
Oakdale Services Tasmania Tilt table for clients who are confined to a wheelchair
Ouse Playgroup Resources due to increased programs targeting gross motor and social skills
Palliative Care Auxiliary North A Multi-function Centre and materials plus reprinting of brochures.
Penguin Play Centre Inc Playhouse with indoor furniture
Playgroup Tasmania North Inc Easy to assemble sun shade
PR & Friends Inc Service providing equipment that will benefit low income families and homeless
Primrose Sands Playgroup Equip a new playgroup
Pulse Youth Advisory Committee Expanding the range of activities in the youth Boredom Busters School Holiday program
Railton Rainbow Playgroup Inc Replacement of furniture and play equipment to meet licensing requirements.
Ravenswood Community Garden Inc Wheelchair accessible path and garden beds
Richmond Fellowship - Recreation Programs Recreation equipment and safety clothing for outdoor activities
Ridgley Community Centre Inc A four burner electric stove for the centre
Riding for the Disabled - Northwest Inc Equipment to improve safety and service for people with a disability in the community
Riding for the Disabled Tasmania - Kingborough Centre Purchase of two ponies to provide our service to children and adults with disabilities
Risdon Vale Neighbourhood Centre Inc Refrigerator in support of community lunches for Risdon Vale community and volunteers.
Roland Childrens Services Inc Furniture and Fittings for the Childrens Support Service
Rosny Seventh Day Adventist Church Freezer to store donated food
Rossarden and Friends Kids Christmas Inc Outdoor equipment for use by the organisation and other organisations in the area
Salvation Army Tasmania (The) Kingborough Emergency Relief and Childrens Programs Freezer to store bread and play equipment or the newly established distribution centre and Community Childrens Playgroup
Scottsdale Recreation Ground Advisory Committee Refurbishment of kiosk in the recreation grounds
Scouts Australia Tas Branch - 1st Penguin Camp and recreational equipment
Somerset Puddleduck Playcentre Inc Portable shade shelter
Sorell Police and Citizens Youth Club (PCYC) Gymnasium and boxing equipment to better cater for a program supporting disadvantaged and at risk youth.
Southern Eastern Nursing and Home Care Association Inc Blood glucose monitoring devices
Speak Out Association of Tasmania Inc Digital Projector for community training and education to ensure a greater awareness of the issues associated with disability.
St Georges School Parents and Friends Adult sized modified bicycle for the Bike Program
St Helens Hospital Auxiliary Hilite chairs to enhance comfort for patients
St. Giles Society Inc Skill and social development for children activities.
St. Vincent de Paul Society Saturday Arvo's Program, providing healthy foods and companionship
Strahan Parent Involved Playgroup Resources to provide stimulating activities for children aged 0-5 years
Tasman Youth Program To create a community café for young people
Tasmanian Association for Mental Health Inc Improvement of office workstation to meet OHS requirements
Tasmanian Visually Impaired Children's Support Group Inc Accessible operational equipment and software that will assist the secretary who is visually impaired
Tasmanians with Disabilities Cartridges for the printer for the production of the quarterly newsletter.
The Equipment Service of the Equipment and Technology Library Specialized chairs for children with significant disability
The Living Boat Trust Inc Portable First Aid Kit
The Society for the Multiply Disabled People of Tas Inc Garden equipment to provide skill based training for adults with disabilities
The Technology Service of the Equipment and Technology Library Laptop computer and switch interface box and disability software required by a 14 year old high school child with diplegic cerebral palsy
Westbury Community Health & Day Centre Outdoor educational experiences
Westbury- Hagley Development Assoc. Inc Training of young disadvantaged men in welding with older men acting as mentors
Whitelion Computer/printer for use by workers to support young people
Winnaleah Swimming Pool Inc Shade area for sun protection for the students
Zonta Club of Storm Bay Inc Sewing machines to make breast ease cushions for women undergoing surgery