Dumbo Feather

Tag : Government funding

How good is New Zealand’s budget?

David Crosbie, Thursday, 6th June 2019 -  New Zealand has shown how government can shift from previous budget practices to focus more on measures that reflect the reality of people’s lives, writes Community Council for Australia

Govt Delivers Funds for Frontline Homelessness Services

Lina Caneva, Tuesday, 8th August 2017 -  The federal government has delivered $117.2 million in funding to support front-line services addressing homelessness. Around 85,000 people, particularly women and children

How NFPs Can Make Inroads into Better Consumer Outcomes – PC Report

Lina Caneva, Tuesday, 6th December 2016 -  Competition within the social housing sector and initiatives around government-commissioned welfare funding are two areas the not-for-profit sector can make innovative inroads…

Mental Health Spending On the Rise – Report

Staff Reporter, Tuesday, 2nd February 2016 -  Spending on mental health services in Australia has hit $8 billion, according to a new report released by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. The report, Mental Health…

Most Vulnerable At Risk of Being Left Behind

Staff Reporter, Tuesday, 17th June 2014 -    Sector reform and its impact on disadvantaged community members was on the agenda at a recent symposium attended by more than 20 faith-based organisations, writes Julie Edwards,

QLD NFP to Provide National Family Relationship Advice Line

Staff Reporter, Tuesday, 18th September 2012 -  Not for Profit organisation Relationships Australia Queensland has received $6 million in funding from the Federal Government to expand its national Family Relationship Advice…

$2 million Plan to Combat Dumping Burden on Charities

Staff Reporter, Friday, 11th May 2012 - 
Flickr image:  Some rights reserved by theerstwhilekate  The Victorian Government has announced a $2 million plan to help charities fight back…

Government Commits Funding for Mental Illness Support

Staff Reporter, Wednesday, 4th April 2012 -  The Federal Government has committed $8.1 million in funding for Australians with a severe mental illness to gain access to practical support services. The Minister for Community…

New Dementia Centre to be Funded

Staff Reporter, Tuesday, 3rd January 2012 -  An aging population and an increase in the numbers of those suffering from dementia are behind a new Federal Government initiative to support people with the disease.  Minister…

Aged Care Indexation Misses the Mark

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 30th June 2011 -  Aged and Community Services Australia (ACSA) says it’s disappointed with the Government’s 1.9% indexation of funding for aged care, describing it as a meagre increase…
PB Careers
Get the social sector's most essential news coverage delivered free every Tuesday and Thursday morning.
  • News Categories


    We believe in doing great work, for good. And have the exper...

    Fifty Acres

    Source More Suppliers
    Dumbo Feather
    pba inverse logo
    Subscribe Twitter Facebook

    Giveaway time! Simply enter your email for your chance to win a Limited Edition Gift Bundle from our friends at Dumbo Feather.

     Count me in 

    You have Successfully Subscribed!