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Dignity First Fund

The Dignity First Fund is a key action of the Queensland Housing Strategy 2017–2020 Action Plan, and provides one-off funding to support new and innovative ideas from non-government providers that:

  • prevent and reduce homelessness
  • help people experiencing homelessness live with dignity.

These projects deliver a range of essential services that make a real difference for people in our community who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.

The Queensland Government established the Dignity First Fund in 2016. In each round, $2.5 million is allocated across multiple approved applications:

Round 4 is now open

Applications are now open for Round 4 of the Dignity First Fund.


Last updated 20 June 2019    Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

Read about the Good Grub Club, a past Dignity First Fund recipient, and how they help homeless youth.​​​

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