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Kids impacted by Variety last year

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Different medical conditions were supported

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Amazing people fundraising

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People have donated their hair

Chop your hair to help kids.

Your hair is given a second life and made into a wig for someone who has lost their hair due to a long-term medical condition – giving back the gift of confidence and self-esteem.

All the money from the sale of the hair and your fundraising will go towards giving kids in need a fair go. This could mean purchasing a new wheelchair for a child with a disability or buying school uniforms for kids who are doing it tough.

How It Works

Chop

Commit to chopping your hair, set the date and get ready to help give kids a fair go.

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Wigs

Your hair will be made into a wig for someone who has lost their hair due to a long-term medical condition.

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Fundraise

Rally the support of friends and family to help you on your Hair with Heart journey, and raise money for kids in need.

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Kids

Money raised will help kids living with disability, chronic illness and disadvantage.

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Your Impact

Arianna

Arianna has Cerebral Palsy and was granted a standing frame. Now she can get out of her wheelchair, increase her mobility and independence and feel more included at school and at home.

Jayden

For the first time, Jayden can propel himself around on his feet using the granted standing frame, going where he pleases and start to strengthen the muscle tone of his legs.

Mia

Mia is autistic and has Asperger’s Syndrome. She needed a quiet space, to retreat from the world when she feels overwhelmed. We were able to fund a cubby house for Mia: a place to call her own.

Hannah

Hannah has Alopecia Areata and was granted a suction wig. Hannah loves her wig and wears it with pride during her netball matches and when she’s on stage dancing, singing or acting.

Decide to make a difference today.

You’ll be giving the gift of a fair go when you fundraise and donate your ponytail to Hair with Heart.

Be inspired by others like you

  • Georgia, NSW
    Knowing that there were lots of young people my age who are going through a really hard time and want something as simple as hair. I was happy to share something that I had.
  • Anisha, NSW
    Being passionate is important whatever you do. I was really passionate about helping people and bring smiles on their face . I thought my hair will grow back and if i can make a difference to one pers...
  • Indivarie, VIC
    Thanks to the pregnancy hormones, my hair was all long by the time my baby boy was due. Hence the idea came to cut it for wigs.
  • Daniella, VIC
    I was going to cut my hair because my mental state was a bit off and I needed to change up my style. all my friends and family asked me if I was going to donate it, I said maybe, because I didn't want...

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We’re here to help as much as we can – send us an email, give us a call on 02 9819 1000 or submit an enquiry.