Healthy and Physical Activity Grants 2016-17 recipients
The following Healthy and Physical Activity Grant projects were approved in 2016-17.
Successful recipients received funding for projects to increase participation in community sport, recreation and physical activity in Brisbane.
|Australian Catholic University Ltd||16-week futsal competition and education program for youth from refugee and migrant backgrounds||$7500|
|Afghan Students' Association UQ auspiced by Queensland Afghan Community Association Inc.||Fortnightly sporting gathering where participants rotate between five sporting activities (soccer, volleyball, basketball, swimming lessons and martial arts)||$6600|
|Brisbane District Bowls Association Inc.||Create a pathway for lawn bowls to be introduced into schools||$7500|
|Brisbane Mens' and Womens' Basketball Association Inc.||Weekly session of walking basketball including a warm-up, skills session, game and warm down||$9739.82|
|Inala Community House||Facilitate young people in Inala to play soccer, access facilities and participate in club sport||$7500|
|Islamic Council of Queensland||Eight-week shape up challenge (nutrition, exercise and healthy lifestyle choices) aimed at women in the Islamic community||$7500|
|Play List Group||36-week program of specialised swimming lessons for children with special needs at Council's Manly Pool||$9578|
|The Young Men's Christian Association of Brisbane||Multiple 12-week health and wellness support programs for cancer survivors||$10,000|
|Wesley Mission Queensland||Accessible, low-impact fitness training for homeless and disadvantaged people||$5278|
|Youth Plus Foundation Ltd||Eight-week boxing program targeted at young people who have experienced complex trauma.||$7689|