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The Bushfire Foundation Inc

  • Location: Kangaroo Flat, VIC
  • Category: Disaster Relief

OUR PURPOSE
To Improve and Enhance Bushfire Preparedness and Recovery in Victoria

HOW WE ACHIEVE THIS?
By undertaking works that focus on reducing or eliminating the Hazards and Risks associated with a bushfire with the aim of improving, enhancing, reducing or eliminating the overall effects a bushfire has on a community.

Our programs are about undertaking vegetation management works that focus on reducing or eliminating the Hazards and Risks associated with a bushfire with the aim of reducing or eliminating the overall effects on a community.

Our programs are aimed primarily at assisting residents in the community such as:
People in Financial Hardship
Physical Difficulties (Short Term Injuries or Long term Injuries)
Elderly Residents
People with a Disability

HOME BUSHFIRE PREPAREDNESS PROGRAM
This program is designed to offer assistance to residents in the community that are unable to prepare their own homes for reasons such as they are elderly, injured or in financial Hardship by offering assistance with Bush Fire Preparedness Works Such As:

Gutter – Cleaning and Clearing
Tree and Shrub – Trimming or Removal
Grass and Vegetation Management
Fire Break Construction and Management
Vehicle Access Points
Inspection of Firefighting Equipment
Reducing any other Risks or Hazards Associated with Bush fire’s

HOME BUSHFIRE RECOVERY PROGRAM
This program is designed to offer assistance to residents in the community that Have been affected by a bushfire by offering assistance with Bush Fire Recovery Works Such As:

Property and Site Clearing
Assistance with Salvaging of Personal Items from lost or Damaged Homes
General Property Maintenance and Repairs
Demolition or removal of unsafe structures
regaining and tidying property access areas (like roads, tracks or driveways)
re-vegetation

NATIONAL ANIMAL DISASTER RELIEF NETWORK (Coming Soon)
We are currently developing a National Animal Disaster Relief Program across Australia that will provide animal owners with better animal welfare before during and after disasters.


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