Apply for a grant

This year we are offering grants for the body, mind and environment. Whether you want to bring people together to increase mental health awareness and connection in your community by hosting an event; grow your mind by learning new skills and knowledge in a mental health course; take some time out to relax and restore your energy; or stock your workplace with equipment and activities for physical health and participation – we have you covered. 

More detail surrounding the application forms, criteria and guidelines are coming soon, but for now have a think about the below options that might benefit you. Grant applications can be made via the links – these online forms will be activated before the end of April. Applications 30 June 2022.Funds distributed before October 2022.

(Please note, we will have limited funds, so not every application may be successful but we will endeavour to honour as many as we can, and all applications will be subject to a review panel which will include members with lived experience.) 

Mind. Body. Environment. WA MHW.

Want to be part of the good cause spreading joy all around the State?
Support the Mental Health Week 2022 Grant Program.
Email mentalhealthpromotions@waamh.org.au to find out more. 

calendar Events

Get social! Organise an event in your workplace or community and we'll shout your basic supplies to get it off the ground! Bring people together this Mental Health Week to spread awareness, resources, and support.

Open to schools, workplaces, community groups and resource centres based in Western Australia up to the value of $500.

sunshine Experiences

Soothe your soul. It's been a big few years and we know people are carrying more stress than normal given world events, workloads and personal responsibilities. Take some rest, relaxation and recharge time. Do something for you. Buy a new book, schedule in a massage, or experience something you love. Our gift to you!

Open to people with a lived or living experience as a consumer, carer or family member, on a disability support pension, low income or no income in WA, up to the value of $200.

book Education

Empower your mind. Learn a new skills, enhance your professional development, career possibilities or simply grow your knowledge in mental health awareness and responsiveness. We will cover your education expenses with a training scholarship to one of three relevant calendar courses in Semester Two, through community mental health peak body, the Western Australian Association for Mental Health.  

Open to people whose work relates to mental health, OH&S or those special people in our lives who people turn to to provide support to family and friends. This offer is valued at more than $400 and you receive a certificate.

tennis Equipment

Get moving! Do you need some help towards securing new facilities at your work site or community centre? Maybe you want to get that table tennis table your staff have always wanted or that basketball hoop and ball for your clients? Perhaps a sing a long and some banjo playing is on the cards. Keep those bodies active and we will help towards your costs towards equipment up to $1000.

Open to not-for-profit organisations operating in Western Australia.

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Got something planned?