Aboriginal communities receive Medicare funding for dialysis in remote communities

More people from remote Aboriginal communities will be able to access dialysis closer to home, after the Federal Government agreed to fund a dedicated Medicare item for the treatment. The item was a recommendation of the taskforce charged with reviewing all 5,700 items on the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS). Remote dialysis will be added to … Continue reading Aboriginal communities receive Medicare funding for dialysis in remote communities

Foundation Scotland

Foundation Scotland (FS) is an independent charity established to strengthen local communities by providing a source of funding to community led projects the length and breadth of Scotland. FS, was established to help people and organisations give to good causes effectively and inexpensively. Since 1996, the Foundation has been delivering innovative funding programmes, distributing over … Continue reading Foundation Scotland

Sustainable Community tools – US Environmental Protection Agency

Access to tools relating to building sustainable communities in the USA, including resources on: Climate Change Codes, Ordinances, and Land Development Regulations Environmental Justice Funding Resources Green Building Housing Land Reuse and Revitalization Planning Sustainable Materials Management Transportation Water Click on the links above to have a look at a list of resources relating to … Continue reading Sustainable Community tools – US Environmental Protection Agency