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Help this program survive.

We depend on your support to keep it going.

Your gift will go directly to keeping the doors of Cubbies open – giving children the opportunity to learn and play in the safe environment they deserve.

Help keep Cubbies open for local children.

Save the Children’s Cubbies program provides a safe space for children to play, learn and share – many of whom have come from families who have experienced extreme hardships as refugees.

We’ve had to close Cubbies two days a week, leaving children with nowhere to play outside that is safe and supervised.

Children don’t choose where they live and grow up, they make do with what they have. But sometimes their environment is not as safe as it should be.

The Cubbies program has been running since 1974. It started as a response to the needs of families living in public housing around Fitzroy. Today, Cubbies continues to provide a much-needed safe space for local children.

Cubbies is a magical place where children can play together in a safe environment. It’s a place where they can learn to cook, play the drums, dance, create and build cubby houses. It’s a place where they can interact with children their own age, under the supervision and with the support of youth workers.

This program makes a huge difference to these children’s lives, but they’re at risk of losing it.

Donations of $2 and over are tax deductible. Funds raised will be used to assist children and families in need. Any funds raised in excess of the amount required will be allocated to dedicated programming which supports children and families affected by emergencies around the world. Your personal information is handled in accordance with our privacy policy at Save the Children has a Deductible Gift Recipient 1 (DGR) status with the Australian Tax Office. To update us with your communications preferences please contact our Supporter Care Team on 1800 76 00 11 (FREECALL, Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm ADST). ABN 99 008 610 035.  Save the Children Australia, 33 Lincoln Square South, Carlton VIC 3053

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