Fitness Participation Program

Cystic Fibrosis Community Care’s (CFCC) Fitness Participation Program provides support to people with cystic fibrosis(CF) to participate in physical activity to help improve lung function and overall health.

All applicants meeting the criteria are eligible to receive support of up to $100 a year. Applicants on low and medium incomes may be eligible for additional support. For more information refer to the application form 

Who can apply?

To be eleigible for the grant you must: 

  • Be a current member of CF
  • Have CF or a child who has CF
  • Be a resident of Victoria (incl Albury area

What can I apply for? 

Some examples of what members can receive support for include: 

  • Gym memberships
  • Personal training sessions 
  • Purchasing a trampoline, treadmill or bike
  • Swiming lessons
  • Tennis lessons
  • Gymnastics lessons
  • Dancing lessons
  • Soccer Taekwondo / Karate lessons

How do I apply? 

  1. Download and complete the application form (PDF 148KB) 
  2.  Attach the following:
    -  Tax invoice (for reimbursement) or a copy of the invoice (for payment to club/company)
    -  Proof of low or medium income if requesting additional support
  3. Send to Cystic Fibrosis Victoria via:
        Post: 80 Dodds Street, Southbank Vic 3006
        Fax: (03) 9686 3437

Applicants will be notified whether they were successful in receiving a grant within 10 business days of their application being received by CFCC.

If you have any questions about the Fitness Participation Program please contact us on email or phone (03) 9686 1811. Find out what other support we offer members.

This program is supported by funding from the Commonwealth and Victorian Government under the HACC program