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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

  • Akasha-Rei, NSW
    I loved my long hair but it was starting to get really hard to look after. My mum asked if I would like to get it cut and suggested I donate it to someone who needed it more.
  • Tina, SA
    I meet a young girl with alopecia who wore a beanie all the time and had no confidence in herself. The day she received her wig, what a dramatic change in her. Confident, laughing and wanting to spend...
  • Huma, VIC
    My lovely friend colleague Lisa inspired me for donating my hairs. I love my long hair and adore it but donating them today makes me feel amazing. I am really glad about my decision and can't thank Li...
  • Ash, VIC
    I have been blessed with long hair all my life and felt it was time to share my long locks with someone that needs it more than me. I hope someone enjoys it just as much as I did. Thank you

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You can be part of something big!

Share your hair donation story and inspire others!

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.