The Shire of Gingin is actively involved in the KidSport initiative which is a four year program enabling Western Australian children to participate in community sport and recreational activities. Eligible youths aged between 5 and 18 can apply for financial assistance of up to $200 per calendar year for club fees and uniform costs.
Eligibility criteria apply, including the applicant's requirement to hold a Health Care Card, a Pension Concession Card or referred due to financial hardship or behavioural issues, among other referral guidelines.
For an application form or for more information please visit the Department of Sport and Recreation website: www.dsr.wa.gov.au/funding/individuals/kidsport/apply-for-kidsport
For more details of this program in the Shire of Gingin please contact our Community Development Officer on (08) 9575 5138.