Grant application information

Grant application information

Grant application information

  The Newcastle Permanent Charitable Foundation provides grant funding for eligible not-for profit organisations and community groups. These grants support projects which benefit the health and wellbeing of communities. Eligibility criteria must be met to apply for a grant. Grants range from $10,000 to $500,000 and the Northern Rivers area…

Community inspires innovation in pilot program for Indigenous clients

Community inspires innovation in pilot program for Indigenous clients

– by Janet Grist, editor HealthSpeak A pilot compassion-focused therapy program for Aboriginal clients funded by NCPHN was transformed by turning to art to work successfully with clients. Compassion-focused therapy (CFT) is a recently developed evidence-based therapy, particularly focused on addressing high levels of shame and self-criticism. Often such people…

‘Dementia’ – exhibition at the Serpentine Gallery

‘Dementia’ – exhibition at the Serpentine Gallery

Anna Dorrington’s solo show titled ‘Dementia’ explores her experience losing a husband to dementia. This exhibition is open to the public at the Serpentine Community Gallery until the 10th of September. In Anna’s words :- “This exhibition reflects a deeply personal experience. Anna Dorrington, a practicing artist based in Northern…