2017 | Suicide Prevention & PTSD Sufferers

2017 grant funding was made to community organisations that assist people with post- traumatic stress disorder  (PTSD) and associated mental health problems

 180 Degrees Trust

Training and mentoring staff


Aviva Charitable Trust

Contribute to the costs of 35 house security upgrades


Birthright New Zealand Charitable Trust

To assist and support those identified as having PTSD with specialised programmes delivered to our social work and counselling staff



Children's free mobile counselling service


Kapiti Youth Support One Stop Shop Trust

Building to house mental health team and the young people accessing these services


K2 Youth Development Trust - Graeme Dingle Foundation

Assist children to work through PTS after canterbury earthquakes


Outward Bound Trust of New Zealand

Van to transport distressed or sick students & Scholarships for Community Partnership Programme


Philips Search and Rescue Trust

Transport for pilots and crew to attend pro-active training to help manage stress in themselves and others at the 6 bases


Refugees as Survivors New Zealand

Produce a cross culture training package for working with PTSD


Auckland Returned and Services Association Inc

Purchase wheelchairs for 30 veterans to compete at Invictus games


Taupo Family Centre Inc

The delivery of Suicide Prevention Services


The Grief Centre

To develop online Community Support forum for loss and grief


Wellington Free Ambulance Service Inc

Training costs to assist with mental health crisis patients


Korowai Youth Wellbeing Trust

Collaboration Conference


Loss & Grief Centre

Cost of in home visits for mental and trauma support services


Surf Life Saving Northern Region

Engage a consultancy to run a trauma training workshop


Special Needs Library Christchurch

Chairman's Grant


Total Grants Amount:$532,120