At the Breakfast Club children enjoy a nourishing meal every weekday before school and can take part in fun learning activities.
The activities they enjoy with the program’s team of dedicated volunteers include music, games, art and craft, building blocks and books.
Children also learn about a good diet and develop sound routines that improve school attendance and involvement.
Through the Breakfast Club families also make connections with health, education and community services.
The breakfast menu includes vegetarian and halal meals.
The program is offered weekdays before school, from 7.30am to 8.45am at the Connie Benn Centre, 160 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy.
People eligible for the Breakfast Club are:
We acknowledge the following partners for their valuable contributions to the Breakfast Club:
Lander & Rogers
Australia India Welfare Group
Breakfast ClubConnie Benn Centre160 Brunswick StreetFitzroy, Victoria 3065
Breakfast Club contact: Aguer AthianPhone: (03) 9426 1500Email: aathian(at)bsl.org.au
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The Brotherhood of St Laurence (BSL) acknowledges and understands its obligations under the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child and recognises that all children and young people have the right to be treated with respect and care, and to be safe from all forms of abuse. BSL has a zero tolerance towards child abuse. Read the official statement signed by the Executive Director.
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The Brotherhood of St Laurence acknowledges and recognises the Traditional Owners of the land upon which we live and work, and we pay our respects to their Elders both past and present.