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Community Crime Prevention Fund

Dates: Applications close at 12:00 noon Wednesday 7 November 2018

WA Police invite incorporated not-for-profit organisations and Local Government Authorities to apply for funding to implement community crime prevention initiatives.

Grants of up to $25,000 per project will be available for initiatives that meet one or more of the following crime prevention priorities:

  • Prevention and early intervention to address the needs of children and families including contributing to preventing and combatting family violence
  • Reducing youth offending
  • Reducing Aboriginal offending and victimisation
  • Addressing and reducing drug and alcohol related crime
  • Targeting priority crimes in Western Australia as identified.
    (CCTV projects are no longer eligible for funding under the Community Crime Prevention Fund)

 Who is eligible to apply?

  • Incorporated not-for-profit organisations
  • Aboriginal corporations registered under the Corporations (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander) Act 2006
  • Local Government Authorities.

 Examples of projects that may be supported are:

  • Youth education and diversion programs that target prolific and priority offenders
  • Youth mentoring programs
  • Holistic early intervention programs which engage the whole family
  • Domestic violence projects
  • Alcohol and drug education programs for at risk young people

Further details available on the WA Police Smartygrants Funding Page

View the application form online now

Applicants will be able to start completing submissions when applications open on 8 October 2018. For more information or to discuss your ideas, contact the Grants Team on 9222 1423 or email grants@police.wa.gov.au 

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