Financial Support

Financial Support

Financial Support is available to Kokatha people and is designed to improve the quality of the lives of Kokatha people.

Financial Support

Health & Wellbeing

Education
Support

Funeral
costs

Sporting Contribution

The Special Circumstances Sporting Contribution Fund exists to support individuals with the costs associated with participating in specific sporting occasions.

Health Assistance

As a result of the decision made at the last AGM by Kokatha Common Law Holders (CLH) reduced funding is currently available for Health Assistance. As a result the maximum amount per person has been reduced however the range of claimable health related expenses has increased. See forms for details. This matter will be addressed at the next meeting of Kokatha CLH (tentatively planned for Feb 2021)

Wellbeing Round

Education Support

The Kokatha Peoples Native Title Compensation Charitable Trust have made $100,000 available for this support to the Kokatha Charitable Trust for distribution during this financial year (July 2020- June 2021).

The limits are $250.00 per kindergarten & primary school student per year and $500.00 per secondary school student per year.

Applications open on the 27th of January 2021 and close on the 28th of February 2021.

Funeral Assistance

This exists to provide assistance with Funeral related expenses for Kokatha people.

As a result of the decision made at the last AGM by Kokatha Common Law Holders (CLH) no funding is currently available for Headstones. This matter will be addressed at the next meeting of Kokatha CLH (tentatively planned for Feb 2021)

CULTURE & HERITAGE PROGRAM

The aim of this program is to provide Kokatha individuals with financial support to participate in activities that promote cultural heritage, traditional ceremonial activities, preservation of Kokatha knowledge, understanding and enjoyment of the Kokatha traditions, culture, heritage, and the environment.

Criteria and limits exist

Kokatha Charitable Trust Deed