Current Projects

Projects as of 1 March 2019

Grant Recipient

Project Title

Description

Total Grant Funding $

Total Project Funding $

Start Date

End Date (est.)

 

Adelaide Plains Council

Webb Beach Community Emergency Management Plan

To develop a community focused emergency management plan, local response procedures, early warning notification systems and increase community flood and storm surge event preparedness.

45,500

65,000

Feb-18

Apr-19

 
 

Australian Red Cross

Building Resilience in CALD communities - Stage 2

To recruit and train Community Educators in CALD communities to deliver resilience building activities within their communities and networks.

129,375

152,375

Sep-17

Mar-19

 
 

Australian Red Cross

Community Service Organisations Shared Responsibility

To engage with Community Service Organisations to increase their understanding of shared responsibility and thereby increase their capacity to function at times of emergency.

178,500

188,600

Jul-17

Jun-19

 
 

Australian Red Cross

Resilient South Aware and Adapt

To recruit, train and support Community Resilience Champions in the Southern Adelaide region, to conduct community resilience building activities within their networks.

79,600

119,600

Jul-17

Jun-19

 
 

Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council

Flood Warning Network

To install up to 8 new stream gauges feeding data into Bureau of Meteorology to enhance real time flood data that will better inform councils about flood warnings.

196,000

280,000

Aug-17

Jun-19

 

Department for Environment and Water (DEW)

Incident Mapping Online Toolset

To develop an incident mapping online toolset to leverage current web based spatial technologies and extend the emergency mapping capabilities across All Hazards.

90,000

180,000

May-17

Jun-19

 

Department of Human Services (State Recovery Office)

Natural Disaster Relief and Recovery Arrangements (NDRRA) Reforms

To establish guidelines and procedures for State and Local Government to enable them to meet new evidentiary requirements for claiming NDRRA payments from 1 July 2018.

137,000

137,000

Jan-18

Apr-19

 

Habitat for Humanity

Disaster Recovery Training - Brush with Kindness

To purchase and equip two response trailers and recruit up to eight volunteer supervisors and more than 200 volunteers to assist community members affected by emergency events in the Northern Adelaide area.

82,800

102,800

May-17

May-19

 

Hutt Street Centre

Out of the Storm

To collaboratively design and create extreme weather preparedness kits for people affected by homeless and train members of the homeless community to distribute kits and information to other community members.

208,551

219,527

Jul-17

Apr-19

 

Kangaroo Island Council

Kangaroo Island Hazard Mapping Pilot

To analyse existing LiDAR data to develop risk treatment options and involve the community in Council's decision making.

70,000

100,000

May-17

Mar-19

 

Local Government Association

Local Government Emergency Management Planning

To deliver consistent Emergency Management Plans and supporting capabilities within all councils aligned with the State Emergency Management Plan and arrangements.

1,980,000

3,000,000

Mar-19

2021

 

Local Government Association

Local Government Functional Support Group Capability

To establish a Local Government Functional Support Group capability as required under the revised State Emergency Management Plan (SEMP).

250,000

250,000

May-18

Mar-19

 

Rural Business Support

Proactive Planning for Business Survival

To develop an online planning tool and assist 135 rural businesses to create their own tailored business survival plans.

104,880

110,400

Sep-17

Jun-19

 

SA Fire and Emergency Services Commission

Child Safe Environment online training

To translate the existing child safe training package to online learning environment and make it freely available to emergency management related staff and volunteers.

6,250

12,500

Jun-17

Apr-19

 

SA Fire and Emergency Services Commission

Mental Health First Aid Program

To recruit, train and support eight trainers from SAFECOM, CFS and SES and develop customised resources to deliver Mental Health First Aid training to 850 staff and 399 volunteers across the State. 

150,000

300,000

Sep-17

Jun-19

 

SA State Emergency Service

Base Camp Capability

To provide demountable rest and recovery facilities that enhances the safety, wellbeing and effectiveness of emergency service and other volunteers responding to significant emergency events.

538,000

941,000

Jan-18

Jun-19

 

Torrens Resilience Institute

Assessment of Disaster Resilience at High Risk Aged Care

To develop a Resilience assessment scorecard for aged care facilities in high risk areas, to measure their preparedness for bushfire, flood and earthquake events. 

93,717

98,649

Jul-17

Jun-19