Stay On Your Feet® runs two, three-month Move Improve Remove campaigns every year. For each campaign, a total of $15,000 and up to $5,000 per grant, is awarded to successful applicants.
Each campaign aims to raise awareness of a risk factor to reduce falls in older adults living in the community.
Move Your Body grant now open!
It is time to start planning your Move Your Body grant applications with expressions of interest now open for the next round of Stay On Your Feet® Move Improve Remove grants. The grants, available in amounts up to $5000, will fund projects running between 1 September and 30 November 2019. The campaigns key messages and calls to action focus on the importance of improving older adults balance and leg strength to prevent falls by finding enjoyable activities that allow for ongoing improvement.
Grants are open to community groups and not-for-profit organisations, health professionals, community workers and fitness professionals working with older adults, retirement and lifestyle villages, local government and population health units. Hospitals, residential care facilities and applicants without an ABN are not eligible.
For an word version of the Expression of Interest form click here.