Youth

The Shire of Nannup's Youth Program is funded through the Community Action Plan (CAP), through the Australian Drug Foundation (ADF) and coordinated through the Nannup Local Action Group (LDAG). The team focuses on working with young people between the ages of 11 and 18 to enhance their connections to the community, through active participation and delivery of a variety of programs and activities.

The programs and activities are developed in conjunction with the young people of our Shire and aim to cater for a variety of interests and backgrounds.

Activities and programs

The Shire offers a variety of programs such as:

  • Youth Zone Sessions
  • Long Table Dinners
  • School Holiday Programs
  • KidSport
  • REED Nannup

To stay up to date on the programs and one-off events, check out the Nannup LDAG Facebook Page here  or view our events calendar here

Youth Zone!

 

Youth Zone will open every Tuesday from 3.30 – 5.30pm. Commencing from next Tuesday 28 May 2024. All activities are FREE.

Located at the Community Meeting Room and Recreation Centre Precinct, Centenary Drive Nannup.  Please meet at the Community Meeting Room to sign in.

Parents must fill out the consent paperwork to register their child in the Youth Zone. These are available Shire of Nannup website, front counter at the Shire, the Community Resource Centre or come in and see us at the Youth Zone

Long Table Dinners

Long Table Dinner, 5.30-6.30pm at the Community Kitchen, in the Function Centre.

All young people who are registered as part of the Youth Zone are invited to join us for a meal after the Youth Zone sessions. Their meal will be covered under the Youth Program. Parents are most welcome to come along, but they will need to pay for their meal.

Dates are set out below for the Long Table Dinners, commencing in June 2024:

  1. 18 June
  2. 2 July (During School Holidays)
  3. 16 July
  4. 30 July
  5. 13 August
  6. 27 August
  7. 10 September
  8. 24 September (School Holidays)

School Holiday Programs

A variety of activities for different age groups are organised during the school holidays for everyone.

See what we have done previously here

Kidsport 

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The Shire of Nannup has been successful in receiving funding from the Department of Sport and Recreation to administer the KidSport program.

KidSport makes it possible for eligible children to join a not-for-profit sport or recreation club, by contributing up to $200 towards paying club registration and other agreed fees.

To be eligible children must;

  • Live within the Shire of Nannup
  • Be aged 5 – 18 years
  • Have a Health Care Card or Pension Concession Card

If you do not have a Health Care Card or Pension Concession Card, but suffer from financial difficulty you may visit a KidSport referral agent to determine if you are eligible to receive funding.

Applicants can apply for KidSport funding to pay fees for a number of registered clubs. Funding is only available to cover fees of clubs that are registered for KidSport with the Shire of Nannup. The list of registered clubs is continually growing, if the club you would like to join is not currently registered, please contact Annie Crutchlow on 9756 1018 to discuss if it is eligible to become a registered club.

How to Apply:

  • Ensure you meet the eligibility criteria.
  • Complete the KidSport Application Form online at www.dsr.gov.au/Kidsport.
  • Parent/Guardian must complete all sections of the Application Voucher.

Validated application vouchers must then be presented to selected clubs to complete the registration process.

REED Nannup (Regional Early Education and Development

FROGS house

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Community Development Officer  

EMAIL

nannup@nannup.wa.gov.au

PHONE

08 9756 1018