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Our FAQ section is here to help. If you can’t find what you’re looking for, we’re always happy to have a chat.

The Life Ed Program
Consisting of 16 different modules, our program has been specially designed for preschools, primary schools and secondary schools.
Our program is delivered by a team of specially trained educators using highly interactive exercises and techniques. In recent times, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, our program is also available online.
Definitely not a one-off intervention. Our program is designed to engage students from an early age and to be sequential; delivered year-on-year, building on learnings throughout preschool and primary school into secondary school.
Our program covers topics including; drugs and alcohol, personal safety, cybersafety, food and nutrition, physical activity, social and emotional wellbeing and the human body.
Healthy Harold has been visiting preschools and primary school with us for more than 40 years and there are no signs of him slowing down. He doesn't, however, accompany us into secondary schools though.
Mobile Learning Centres are used in most primary schools. Our pop-up classrooms are available for use in primary schools in selected locations. Preschool visits are facilitated in your learning environment.
The preschool and Kindergarten - Year 2 modules run for 60 minutes. The Year 3-6 modules run for 90 minutes.
Depending on the length of the module booked, we suggest 2-4 sessions per day.
The state offices can provide you with the scheduled educator’s WWCC number. The educator will also provide 100 point identity check when they arrive at the school.
Regular giving
Yes. If you want to make changes to your donation, contact us or call the Life Education Supporter Services Team directly on (07) 5572 0166.
Your donations will be used to support the delivery of the Life Education program.
As a charity, Life Ed relies on donations to continue and extend our work. last year we empowered 700,000 Australian children with the skills and knowledge they need to make safe and healthy choices. We believe every child deserves this opportunity and with your support, we can make this happen.
Life Ed Shop
Of course! After adding products to your cart, you can add, remove or update the quantity of any products in your shopping cart.
Payments are available for via VISA and Mastercard
Ordering online is easy in the Healthy Harold shop. Simply choose your product, add it to the cart and complete the checkout when you’re ready.
We aim to dispatch all orders within 2-3 working days. This enables us to deliver most purchases within 7 working days to metropolitan areas. Items that are travelling further from our Sydney warehouse can take longer.
A fixed rate shipping and handling fee of $9.95 applies to all orders.
All prices noted in our online store include GST (Goods and Services Tax) at the current rate of 10%.
Our Terms & Conditions cover your rights and responsibilities as an online consumer. For full details please see our terms & conditions.
Our online team take every care to ensure that you are sent the correct item, free from any quality defects. However, if you do receive an incorrect or faulty item please contact us or call (02) 9673 3222 to arrange a replacement item or refund. Postage and packaging for the replacement item will be free of charge.
We are happy to accept any item for exchange or refund within 30 days of your date of purchase, provided it is in its original condition and has not been worn, washed or used. Refer to the terms & conditions for more details.
Life Education has local offices and communities throughout Australia who welcome volunteers.
This depends on what time you have available and what you'd like to do for us. We will try to be as flexible as possible. Any roles that require a more specific time commitment will clearly state this in the role description.
For most roles we’ll invite you to meet us for a chat. It’s a chance for you to find out more about the role and the organisation, and we can better match your skills and interests to the tasks we have available.
Volunteers receive an induction and will be given all the training and support necessary to feel confident in the role. Staff members are on hand to provide ongoing help and support.
Many roles just require your time, energy and enthusiasm! Volunteer role descriptions will list any additional skills or experience you may need for example, having a background in health, education, marketing and communication, office administration, business, project management or related disciplines. Given the nature of our organisation, all Life Education volunteers will need to have a police check and a ‘Working with Children’ card.
Yes, we will ask you to supply this information on your application form.
If you're interested in sharing your professional skills and there are no opportunities that match this, please contact your local Life Ed office.
If you have any questions about volunteering for Life Education after reading these FAQs, you can contact us with any questions.