How You Can Help


Each year Ballarat Hospice Care applies to trusts and foundations for a variety of grants.

In the past, the following grants have been received:

RACV Community Foundation

Providing $20,000 towards new laptops for nurses and counsellors who travel to patients’ homes 24 hours a day.

Helen McPherson Smith Trust

$30,000 towards the development of bereavement counselling programs for the community.

Catholic Diocese of Ballarat

Foundation for the establishment of a pilot program to test an alternate service delivery model.

Collier Charitable Fund

Funding to purchase five Peak Care five inch mattress overlays plus an ambulatory syringe driver.


Toni Kaye Foundation

Four carer beds with memory foam mattress and side rails and four oxygen concentrators.

Masonic Lodge Guiding Star Lodge

12 light weight wheelchairs to assist carers to transport patients comfortably.

Oliver Foundation

$100,000 towards the ‘Give to Help Hospice Grow’ appeal.