Grants we made through the Circle of Promise initiative
In June 2017, AAF made the following grants:
A $10,000 grant to Anxiety Recovery Centre Victoria, a state-wide, specialist mental health organisation, providing support, recovery and educational services to people and families living with anxiety disorders. The grant is to be used to fund multilingual eduction and workshops on mental health. For details on their work, see http://www.arcvic.com.au.
A $10,000 grant to First Step a multi-disciplinary, not-for-profit medical clinic in St Kilda which assists patients overcome dependence on drugs or alcohol including mental health issues arising from such dependence. A number of these patients are from the Vietnamese community and the grant will go towards part funding of a resource to assist patients. For details of their work, see http://www.firststep.org.au.