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Disability Community Event Grants

Thank you to the many community and cultural groups, schools, sporting clubs and other non-government organisations that applied for the Disability Community Event Grants 2018.  Applications have now closed.

Through the Disability Community Event Grants program, a total of $150,000 will be provided to 39 not-for-profit and community organisations who will be holding events and activities across the state during Disability Action Week (9–16 September) and on International Day of People with Disability (3 December) in 2018.

Grant recipients

Organisation

Event

Event held during

Event location

Bumma Bippera Media Aboriginal Corporation

Community Connect

Disability Action Week

Bungalow

Cooktown District Community Centre

Big Day Out

International Day of People with Disability

Cooktown

Douglas Shire Community Services Association

Mossman Community Family Fun Day

Disability Action Week

Mossman

Hope Vale Aboriginal Shire Council

All Abilities Opportunities for All

Disability Action Week

Hope Vale

Port Kennedy Association

We Can Do It

Disability Action Week

Thursday Island

UMI Arts

UMI Arts Family Fun Day

Disability Action Week

Cairns City

Montrose Therapy & Respite Services

Key Word Sign Workshops

Disability Action Week

Thuringowa

Endeavour Foundation

Dive in and Dream, and A Day in the Bay

Disability Action Week, and International Day of People with Disability

Maryborough, and Hervey Bay

Excelcare Australia

Disability Surfing Day

International Day of People with Disability

Yeppoon

Gladstone Community Linking Agency

SpringABILITY Festival

Disability Action Week

West Gladstone

Life Choice Wide Bay

Community Day

Disability Action Week

Maryborough

Livingstone Shire Council

Beach Day Out

Disability Action Week

Emu Park

STEPS Wide Bay

A Diverse Perspective

Disability Action Week

Bundaberg

Caboolture Special School

Caboolture Special School Open Day

Disability Action Week

Caboolture

Equity Works

A Fair Day Out

Disability Action Week

Eumundi

STEPS Group Australia

Come and Try Sports Day, and Shine a Light on Diversity

International Day of People with Disability, and Disability Action Week

Caloundra, and Maroochydore

Sunshine Butterflies

Sunshine Butterflies Field of Opportunities Day

Disability Action Week

Cooroibah

Community Living Association

All Aboard! A Musical Production by the Nundah All Stars in conjunction with Mary Mackillop College.

Disability Action Week

Nundah

Darling Point Special School

Disability Inclusion Celebration

International Day of People with Disability

Manly

Deaf Services Queensland

Auslan Rally 2018

Disability Action Week

Oxley, and Yeronga

EPIC Employment Service

EPIC Assist Annual Art Exhibition

International Day of People with Disability

New Farm

Inclusive Volunteering

Community Inclusion Day

International Day of People with Disability

 Venue to be confirmed

Jindalee Golf Club

Black Tie Ball

Disability Action Week

Jindalee

Queensland Advocacy

People with Disability in [Advocacy] Action

Disability Action Week

West End

S.B.H Queensland

Spina Bifida Client Luncheon and Community Networking

Disability Action Week

South Brisbane

Spinal Life Australia

Accessibility Day

International Day of People with Disability

Venue to be confirmed

Disability Support Queensland

Workability Expo

Disability Action Week

Cleveland

Lifestyle Solutions

Aboriginal Health Stall

International Day of People with Disability

Logan City

The Benevolent Society

Gold Coast Inclusive Communities Expo

Disability Action Week

Carrara

The Golf School

Give Golf a Go

Disability Action Week

Carrara

Yulu-Burri-Ba Aboriginal Corporation for Community Health

Yulu-Burri-Ba Disability Open Day

Disability Action Week

Dunwich, Capalaba, Wynnum

Body Smart Health

KickStart 2018

Disability Action Week

North Ipswich

Break the Boundary

Qld Off-Road Handcycling Adventure Experience

Disability Action Week

Toogoolawah

The Sticks 4470

The Charleville All Abilities Arts Festival

Disability Action Week

Charleville

Carinty

Let's Celebrate Ability - Carinity Expo

International Day of People with Disability

Boonah

Mercy Community

Trauma-Informed Healing - Disability and Suicide Prevention Event

International Day of People with Disability

Toowoomba

Queenslanders with Disability Network

Discovering Disability and Diversity Awareness and Community Networking Day - Educating Everyone

Disability Action Week

Toowoomba

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Last updated:
11 July 2018
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