Douglas Western set up the Douglas Western Memorial Trust to consumers in Victoria. VMIAC is pleased to administer the Trust Fund upon his request. The intended purpose of these awards is to support the recipients in their health and wellbeing. In 2020 there will be 6 awards for $600.00 each.
To be eligible for the awards recipients must have:
- Experienced at least 3 episodes of mental health challenges in the past 5 years.
- Been a patient in a hospital on at least 2 of these occasions
- On a disability support pension.
The closing date for applications is Sunday 6th December 2020 and awards will be announced on the 16th December 2020. Recipients of the awards will be notified by telephone and email.
Applicants should complete the downloadable form below and return by Sunday 6th December to firstname.lastname@example.org or post to VMIAC Awards, 1/22 Aintree Street, Brunswick East, 3057.