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Australia Council

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The Australia Council, the Australian Government’s principal arts funding body, provides a range of programs of assistance for cultural activities to professional, young and emerging artists. Australia Council staff will be happy to provide further information and discuss the most suitable funding categories for your purpose.

Breakthrough Program

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The pilot Breakthrough program has provided support to emerging Indigenous musicians and groups to produce and launch a high quality recording of a CD, suitable for broadcasting and commercial release. It is hoped this will provide greater exposure for the talent and creativity of Indigenous musicians as well as increase national and international audiences for Indigenous contemporary music.

Contemporary Music Touring Program

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The Contemporary Music Touring Program provides funding support for touring activities to the contemporary music sector. The Program prioritises regional and remote area touring. It aims to increase access to Contemporary Music for audiences in regional and remote areas and to provide support for emerging artists.

HOPE - SRA

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This service is for Aboriginal Youth Psychological & coordinate services to ATSI students At Risk of suicide/self harm. Uses the interface between education, anti-social behaviour, provides opportunities to develop healthy lifestyle behaviours through sport & connection to the Primary Health Care.

INCOLINK

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Targeting apprentices & young workers in the Building & Construction Industry to (1) reduce the suicide risk (2) increase access to information and resources & training providers of TAFE and Group Training Centers for the industry (3) increase access to support services.

KOORI KIDS

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Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islanders (ATSI) children in primary schools (1) whole school mental health promotion programs (2) counseling/psychological support for children with emotional wellbeing & behavioural problems, school truancy or underachievement (3) parent education programs (4) local services.

NEXUS

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Aims to improve community awareness to better identify & help young people at risk; increase the number & quality of connections of young people from refugee backgrounds.

Peer Support

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Peer Support Australia provides peer led programs which are integrated into curricula and implemented in primary and secondary schools (Kindergarten to Year 12). The program supports positive cultural change within schools by incorporating a range of strategies developed through collaboration with members of the whole school community for the specific needs of the school.

REACHOUT

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Reach Out! Assists young people to cope with, manage and find ongoing support in the community for mental health difficulties by providing a critical entry point for young people who: • need access information and resources to help manage adversity; • don’t know where to find professional help; • don’t feel comfortable seeking help; • don’t think that anybody can help; and/or • are geographically isolated

YIRRIMAN PROJECT

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This project works in the Fitzroy Valley and targets cultural activities and trips that build strong relationships, self identity and confidence in young people, increase community awareness & connectedness, networks, mental health/drug & alcohol focus.

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