We wanted to share some of the amazing projects from round one, driven by local communities. Check out some of the project snapshots below.
Happy Hearts and Yummy Tummies, Coffs Harbour
Local families from refugee and English as an additional language backgrounds are having fun exchanging food stories, recipes and practical cooking experiences. For more information click here.
LOWER MACLEAY PRESCHOOL
Ever thought about exercising with your children? At preschool? Well Lower Macleay Preschool is running an exercise class for children and their families, making exercise fun and enjoyable. For more information click here.
Mullaway Primary School
What a playground?! The children were actively involved in creating their wellbeing playground, with each classroom tasked with choosing a creative and imaginative theme for a recycled ‘electric cable reel’. For more information click here.
NAMBUCCA VALLEY FAMILY DAY CARE
New activity kits for Nambucca Valley Family Day Care educators will help to improve fundamental movement skills for over 100 children in their home-based care. For more information click here. For more information click here.
Orara High School
Homework club for Orara High Schools students from refugee, English as an additional language and low socio-economic backgrounds are adding health literacy and healthy eating to their studies. For more information click here.
Parkinson’s NSW, Coffs Harbour
People with Parkinson’s disease and their carers in Coffs Harbour and Nambucca can participate in an evidence-based dancing program. For more information click here.
St Patricks OSHC (Outside of School Hours Care)
A new edible wall garden inspires healthy eating by giving kids the opportunity to grow their own healthy foods. For more information click here.