The Indigenous Suicide Postvention Services (ISPS) grant opportunity is designed to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander individuals, families and communities immediately following a suicide or other significant trauma. The objectives of this grant opportunity are to:
- Provide trauma informed, culturally safe holistic models of support for postvention support recipients
- Provide immediate and culturally appropriate response to individuals and families affected by critical incidents
- Deliver services nationally through a qualified Indigenous workforce, with the capacity to locate and train local workforce
- Utilise strong professional connections with relevant local services to build referral pathways and service coordination to ensure clients are able to access the services they need
- Support individuals and families to enhance community capacity and resilience over the longer term.
Funding & duration
A total of $15M is available. Project timeframe is 1 July 2021 – 30 June 2024.
Submission requirements & due date
- Applications must be submitted for internal review by 3 June 2021
- Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you are considering applying for this scheme.
- See also: Submitting an application to Research Services for review
- General enquiries: email@example.com