Strong and Resilient Communities Grants

The Australian Government is inviting applications in an open process to apply to deliver services under the Families and Communities Program – Strong and Resilient Communities (SARC) Activity – Inclusive Communities Grants.

These Grants aim to support vulnerable and disadvantaged people to participate socially and economically through local community-driven solutions that build self-reliance and empowerment.

Applications close on 15 November 2021.

The SARC activity will fund activities that support the following vulnerable cohorts:

  • Young people aged 12 to 18 years who are, or at risk of being disengaged, marginalised and having limited engagement with education;
  • People with disability and/or mental health issues to participate in the community;
  • Vulnerable women who are, or are at risk of isolation or discrimination to participate in their community; and
  • Unemployed people.

For more information on the funding or to submit your application visit: