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Funding and contracting

Community Investment funds over 600 organisations to provide services that support families and strengthen communities through grants or contracts.


Types of services, principles and values of funding and contracting at Community Investment.

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This section tells you about the performance of Community Investment funding and contracting processes.

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Find out about the Family-Centred Services Fund

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Find out about the principles that underpin our funding and contracting work.

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Practice guidelines and other information for the current year of funding.

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The Contract Mapping website maps Government's investment in social services.

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How funding is administered at FACS.

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The different ways to apply for funding at Community Investment.

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Our key funding and contracting processes.

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Find the current guidelines and specifications for services funded by Community Investment here.

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Find out about the one-off additional funding assistance for budgeting services.

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Community Response forums help develop new community-based solutions.

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Find out more about ISO on the Minstry of Social Development website.

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A process designed to simplify the contracting process for community organisations across government.

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A new approach to funding community organisations.

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Guidelines and other resources to help you use the RBA framework.


Contact our regional and national teams.