Our Town retreat moves online

Two weeks ago – in mid March – we planned an important milestone for the Our Town initiative. People from our six shortlisted towns and regions would come together face-to-face for the very first time on beautiful Kangaroo Island. This would be a time for meeting, sharing meals and stories, and officially starting this important […]

Our new CEO Niall Fay talks past, present and future

Our new Fay Fuller Foundation CEO Niall Fay definitely hit the ground running when he started with us late last year. We caught up with him this month to hear his reflections so far on the foundation, the Our Town mental health funding journey and his plans for the foundation’s future. Niall joined our foundation […]

Tour brings Our Town to life

We’ve recently got back from a whirlwind tour of SA where we visited nine towns and regions to bring the written applications for the Our Town initiative to life. Our Town is a mental health funding initiative which will ultimately see us provide 10 years of funding and support to two SA towns. Six towns […]

Hitting the road for Our Town

We’re about to hit the road to further our exploration of mental health in South Australian towns and regions. We received applications from around the state for our 10 year mental health funding opportunity – Our Town.  The applications may have been from diverse parts of South Australia but they all showed that there was […]

Tough decisions ahead for Our Town

We’ve got some tough choices to make as we try to narrow down the applicants for the Our Town mental health funding. The Our Town funding round closed at the start of August and we’ve received applications from right across the state. We’ve been extremely impressed with the quality of the applications and how towns […]