Funding opportunity: Boosting the Local Care Workforce Program – Transition Assistance Funding
Organisations are invited to apply via an open process for Boosting the Local Care Workforce (BLCW) Transition Assistance Funding to purchase tailored supports including business advice, professional services and software upgrades, which will assist to build the disability sector capacity and service provider readiness in the transition to the National Disability Insurance Scheme.
A funding pool of $5,600,000 (GST exclusive) is available for this round. Further rounds may be held in the future.
Eligible organisations may apply for Transition Assistance Funding of up to $20,000 (GST exclusive).
The Transition Assistance Funding aims to assist organisations to:
- attract retain and optimise their workforce
- improve awareness of the opportunities and ability to enter/expand and collaborate in the disability sector
- develop skills and capabilities required to effectively operate in a competitive disability market
Applicants must complete the Readiness Assessment at the BLCW website before commencing the application form.