Funder: NSW – Sport
Grant Background: Drought has had an enormous impact across NSW and particularly in regional areas. The Mental Health Sports Fund provides NSW based sporting bodies with funding for sport led mental health, social and emotional wellbeing initiatives in regional NSW.
The objectives of the Grant program are to:
- Conduct a community driven and well supported mental health initiative
- Deliver mental health and wellbeing benefits to individuals in regional communities
- Establish connections between community sporting clubs and mental health organisations for ongoing referral and support pathways
- Promote resilience in the sporting sector or among local sporting clubs.