Right season to start registering for voucher

Kidsport is a partnership between the State Government and local governments, which allows families to apply for financial assistance of up to $200 a year per child towards club fees.

Families with children aged five to 18 years who have a healthcare card, pension concession card or who are referred by a recognised referral agent, are eligible.

‘Since September 2011, more than 26,000 West Australians have become KidSport kids,’ Dr Hames said.

‘In our electorate of Dawesville, more than 629 children have signed up.