Northern Sydney

Current Program Locations

Hornsby PCYC

Dee Why PCYC

Willoughby Park Centre

Schedule

2018

Term 130 Jan - 13 Apr 2018

Term 201 May - 06 Jul 2018

Term 324 Jul - 28 Sep 2018

Term 415 Oct - 19 Dec 2018

2018

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What's Happening?

Free Term 4 2017 Go4Fun Programs

10 week Go4Fun program for children

Northern Beaches Program:
Venue: Dee Why PCYC
Address: 36-48 Kingsway, Dee Why NSW 2099
Day: Tuesday
Time: 4.30-6.30pm
Start Date: 10 October 2017

Hornsby
Venue: Hornsby PCYC
Address: 1 Park Lane, Waitara
Day: Tuesday
Time: 4.30-6.30pm
Start Date: 10 October 2017

Willoughby
Venue: Willoughby Park Centre
Address: McClelland St & Warrane Rd, Willoughby NSW 2068
Day: Wednesday’s
Time: 4.30-6.30pm
Start Date: 11 October 2017


Go4Fun - FREE healthy lifestyle program for 7-13 year olds

If you would like your child to:
• Get active every day
• Spend less time watching TV or on the computer each day
• Drink more water and drink less sugar-sweetened drinks OR
• Eat nutritious food
Then Go4Fun may be for you

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*These images have been used with the permission of Northern Sydney LHD

Testimonials

E. Chernishov, Northern Beaches Go4Fun Parent

When my son began this program I was unaware at how low my son’s self-esteem had fallen (with his weight gain). After a number of unsuccessful attempts at dieting I realised this only added to his feelings of ‘failure’. This program provided help, not only in areas of Nutrition and also the physical and mental wellbeing related to food/eating. With each passing week (and each kilo lost) I could see my son gaining confidence and showing an interest in physical activities. My only regret is that we hadn’t started this program sooner.

Ellie and Gai were positive, motivating and organised.

Justine, Northern Beaches Go4Fun Parent

The course is absolutely fantastic. I love the way it focus on healthy lifestyle changes and exercise rather than actual weight loss.

Hamish and I were really fascinated with the visual effects of showing how much fat/sugar was in different products by showing them in bottles. Great handouts, information as well for the kids, the cup which shows portion sizes is very effective.

The exercise component is wonderful; it is fun and encourages the kids to move more. They don’t feel like they’re exercising as they’re having so much fun.

The Nutrition component of the course is great as well. Elle is really fun and vibrant and a positive influence on the kids. She is friendly and therefore not intimidating for the kids (especially as some of the subjects around food they don’t like to hear).

Having goal setting is effective and I know Hamish is looking forward to his reward and laser tag at the end.

Overall, the course is awesome. If anything, it has encouraged Hamish to think about keeping a healthy lifestyle, what he puts in his mouth and to do exercise. Keep moving.