HOW YOU CAN BE INVOLVED

Don't forget to put in Award Nominations - See AWARDS for information and APPLICATION FORM - closing date 5 September 2014

 

ACTIVITY AND GRANTS NOW CLOSED


ORGANISE AN ACTIVITY
to celebrate children and young people - to highlight their needs, rights, abilities, achievements
Activities for children, young people, parents, carers,professionals
See 2013 PROGRAM for ideas

Register your activity and have it published
PROGRAM ENTRY E-FORM Word - for ease of entry
PROGRAM ENTRY - Word
PROGRAM ENTRY - PDF
(Check for forms in your downloads)

email (preferred) to
entry@actchildrensweek.com.au
or post - PO Box 3639, Weston Creek, 2611

Include a Grant Application to help fund your activity
Grant Application section is included in the new Program Entry Form - see Form above - closing 8 August 2014
See GRANTS for information

All applications will be acknowledged as they are received.

ACTIVITY IDEAS

Community displays promoting your organisation's services to children

Organise a special family fun day for parents and children to enjoy

Mini Olympics - healthy and active.
Table-top Olympics - Board Games Day

Hold a photographic exhibition or competition at your local shopping centre around a theme related to childhood

UNICEF - Universal Children's Day 22 October 2014

Design Murals - themes of caring - self, others, environment

Hold a special Children's Week morning tea for mums, dads, grandparents, children to enjoy

Caring for ourselves - Healthy Breakfast Day - Keep Fit Day

'Open House Day' - an opportunity to invite the community to see what you are doing for children and young people

Workshops for parents, carers, professionals

Displays of children's work eg Art - Craft - Writing - Poetry - Drama - Dance

Web Talk - Explain what it is like living in my part of the world.   What is it like living in your part of the world? What would make things better for both of us?

Panel of speakers - topic related to needs of children, young people

'Thank You' Days - invite volunteers, senior citizens, parents

'Make a Difference' Day

Volunteers - ways to show our appreciation for their work

Good Deed Day - thinking of others

Hospital or Nursing Home visits

Posters - highlighting needs, contributions of children and young people

Grandparents' Day

International Food Day

Quiz Day

Trivia Challenge

Adopt a Buddy Day - eg between Playgroup, Preschool, Primary, Secondary

Care & Share Day

'Share a Story' Day

Special School Assembly - 'Caring & Sharing'

Wall of Caring - add your own written or drawn message 'brick'

Cultural Sharing Day

Caring for our space in the world - Clean Up Day

Build a PoetTREE - poem leaves on theme 'Caring & Sharing'

Hobby promotion and sharing your Hobby Day

World Games - see 'Life Be In It' website

Sharing Day - Secondary helping Primary - Primary helping Preschool

Debate the list of things we think are essential to our survival

Organise a Talent Quest - celebrate the different things people are good at

Sausage Sizzle - invite families, grandparents

Blue Light Disco for young people

Plant a garden - with help from friends

Teddy Bears' Picnic

Pet Show

Picnic in the Park

Guest Speakers

'Make a new Friend Day'

Visits to local attractions

Fancy Dress Parade

'I'm Important' poster design and display

Special Persons Day - invite a special person to visit