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GIVE YOUR CHILD A GREAT START IN SCHOOL AND IN LIFE!

In this section you can find information on your child’s eligibility to enrol in Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library free book-a-month program here in Australia; details of how the program works; and instructions for how to enrol your child.

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library program has been run, with significant success, in communities in the US, Canada and the UK – and currently reaches over 750,000 children each month. United Way is proud to be able to bring the program to Australia.

In partnership with the Dolly Parton Imagination Library and Penguin Books Australia, the program delivers FREE high quality books to homes each month for kids aged 0-5, whilst also supporting parents with appropriate free resources and events that aim to encourage a love of reading amongst children.

Eligibility

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library in Australia currently enables children aged 0-5 years born after 1st January 2009 from the following areas to access the program:

  • North St Mary’s, NSW
  • The Entrance, North Entrance & Long Jetty, NSW
  • Cringila & Warrawong, NSW (Launching 2014!)
  • Eumemmering & Doveton, VIC
  • Ballarat, VIC
  • Glenelg, VIC
  • Noble Park, VIC
  • Acacia Ridge, QLD
  • Elizabeth Downs, SA
  • Kwinana, WA 

United Way Australia is looking to expand this program over the coming months. Should you wish to register for notification when Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is available in your area please Click Here to email us your details (including your suburb and postcode).

Funding to provide the free books comes from grants, sponsorship, and private donations. If you know of a business, organisation, or individual who would like to donate funds to support this gift to children in your area, please let them know that they may do so by visiting this website.

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Osborne Park WA 6000.
Email : united@unitedwaywa.com.au

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