COVID-19: Community support

This page provides information about support for individuals in the Byron Shire Community during the COVID-19 outbreak.   

Community Centres are a great resource and can provide assistance, advice and referrals for a variety of needs.  

Food assistance

You can obtain food assistance by contacting the following organisations: 


Mental health support




Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander support


People with disability


Domestic violence support

Grant Finder

Grant Finder is a free grants alert and subscription service.

Use the Grant finder to: 

  • Search for grants and funding from several sources, 
  • Subscribe for alerts when new funding opportunities come up.
  • Get help with grant writing.

Grant Finder includes a resource which signposts to sources of support during the COVID-19 pandemic. This includes support for:

  • Businesses 
  • Community or not-for-profits 
  • Individuals 

Please read the eligibility carefully, as some grants are for very specific areas. Visit Grant Finder to find out more.

Grant Finder