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Australian Men's shed association grants now open

9 November, 2020
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The Australian Government Department of Health, National Shed Development Program administered by the Australian Men’s Shed Association - round 21 is now open.

The program provides direct financial assistance to:

  • Assist to address the health and wellbeing of Shed members.
  • Support health improvements through a focus on the social determinants of health through national activities in relation to key population groups.
  • Deliver appropriate activities and programs.
  • Improve facilities and the sustainability of Men’s Sheds across Australia.

Round 21 will specifically prioritise applications requesting events, Shed improvements and equipment with a strong health, well-being or safety emphasis, in acknowledgement of the impact of COVID-19 and the needs of Sheds in the recovery period (and beyond).

Individual Men’s Sheds in Australia can apply for a range of financial support across three funding categories:

  • Category 1: Health and Well-being Events (max $8,000)
  • Category 2: Shed Improvements (max $8,000)
  • Category 3: Equipment (max $5,000)

The program is open to both developing and established Men’s Sheds and also to Members and Non-Members of the Australian Men’s Shed Association. Applications close 27 November 2020. For more information and how to apply please visit the Men's Shed website. 

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