social and economic support

15 Jul 2019

Vote Now For Local Projects To Receive NSW Government Funding

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP has announced that now is the time for residents across the Kiama Electorate to consider which projects will provide the most benefit to their local area and choose what they would like funded as part of the NSW Government’s My Community Project program.

 

 

02 Jul 2019

Double Delight For Active Kids

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP has today announced that local kids are keeping active while their parents are keeping the cash, with each school-enrolled child now able to access two $100 Active Kids vouchers from July 1.

28 Jun 2019

Funding For Illawarra YES to Continue To Benefit Our Region

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP has joined with local representatives from the Illawarra Business Chamber, including Chamber Executive Director Adam Zarth, to announce funding for the continuation of the Illawarra YES program. Mr Ward made the announcement during a visit to the Disability Trust in Fairy Meadow.

28 Jun 2019

Grants Open For Mental Health Community Events

To celebrate Mental Health Month in October, the NSW Government is calling for grant applications for Kiama projects and events that promote social connectedness and encourage openness towards mental health in the community.

26 Jun 2019

$250 Regional Seniors Travel Card To Rollout January 2020

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP and Member for South Coast Shelley Hancock MP have today announced that the NSW Government will ease the cost of travel for rural and regional seniors from January next year, through the rollout of the $250 Regional Seniors Transport Card.