BeCA has received notice via the SCRC of a funding scheme available to some families to assist with the costs of their child participating in organized sport. Follow the link below for all information and to see if you qualify.
The state governments ‘Get Started’ component of the Get in the Game initiative will be available from 15 January 2013.
The Get Started program assists children who can least afford it to join a sport or recreation club.
Eligible applicants can apply for a $150 voucher, which can be redeemed at a participating sport or recreation club.
The vouchers are on a ‘first come, first served’ basis. Queensland children under the age of 5 and young people under the age of 18, who hold or whose parents hold a Health Care Card or Concession Card are invited to register for the $150 voucher.
For further information, please see the below link. http://www.nprsr.qld.gov.au/funding/getinthegame/parents-carers.html
We wish you success should you register for a voucher. Funding Partnerships Unit.