Support Act: MusicKeeper and CrewKeeper cash grants
If you’re working professionally in any genre of music and need financial support, our friends at Support Act have MusicKeeper and CrewKeeper cash grants available. Cash grants are valued at $2,000 for individuals and $2,700 for families with dependent children. The grants are available to anyone working in the industry, from musicians, songwriters and publishers to crew workers, managers, promoters and journalists. They are for all music genres including rock, pop, indie, classical, country, cabaret, music theatre, art music, heavy, electronic, dance, hip hop, soul, jazz, RnB, blues and folk.
Support Act Wellbeing Helpline
It can be tricky navigating the performing arts industry at the best of times – navigating in a COVID-normal world can be even trickier! It is never too early to ask for help, support, strategies or suggestions for looking after your mental health and wellbeing. Book in a session with an experienced, qualified clinician who understands the unique challenges of the performing arts. Call 1800 959 500, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to make an appointment.
If you or someone you know is at immediate risk, please contact the Emergency Services on 000.