Healthy Tasmania Community Innovations Grants available

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Healthy Tasmania Community Innovations Grants of up to $25 000 each for projects lasting up to 12 months are now available for local activities that promote healthy lifestyles in Tasmania.

Grants are available to support healthy eating, physical activity, quit smoking initiatives and encourage community connections and partnerships.

Grants totalling $1 million will be available over three years with up to $500 000 on offer in 2017.

The community-based grants are one of 24 actions under the Healthy Tasmania Five Year Strategic Plan.

The grant application deadline is 5 pm, 15 September 2017 and funds will be available in October and November 2017.

Visit www.dhhs.tas.gov.au/innovationgrants for more information about the grants and how to apply.