Northern Beaches Council wants to encourage schools to become more environmentally friendly by adopting initiatives to measurably reduce the school's carbon footprint. There are grants for up to $2,000 across five streams:
- Bush regeneration
- Carbon reduction
- Waste reduction
- Water re-use and reduction
- Sustainability education
Eligible applicants may submit more than one application for consideration, however, they cannot receive funding for more than one application.
Applications open in 2020 - date to be announced.
National Auslan Interpreter Booking and Payment Service (NABS)
A grant that will allow health and medical consultations in private or public hospitals to be covered by NABS is estimated to be released before June 2020. The Department of Social Services expects to use the NBN to support the 600 existing NABS clients who are ineligible for the NDIS, mostly people 65 years of age and over.