What is supplied?
All requests are treated sympathetically and in confidence. Assistance is in the form of clothing or footwear sent from our own supply and delivered to your school free of charge or by authorisation to purchase from your school shop or supplier on a co-payment basis.
What is the process?
State Schools’ Relief only responds to requests from principals, assistant principals and welfare coordinators. Teachers and Principals can receive further information and clarification by contacting our office on 03 8769 8400.
Parents or Carers who are struggling to provide their child’s uniform need to make an appointment with the school principal or assistant principal/welfare coordinator to discuss their situation.
Who is eligible?
Any student who is attending a Victorian Government School is eligible for State Schools’ Relief support. Schools can send an application to State Schools’ Relief when they believe that there is need to support a student whose family is facing difficulty in providing the appropriate uniform and footwear for school.
Situations include, but are not limited to:
- Health issues resulting in serious financial difficulties
- House Fires where school clothing is lost
- Independent living/ Homelessness
- Natural Disasters
- Serious financial difficulty
The application will be processed within 24-48 hours and you will receive notification by email.
Need help to register your school?
Please call our friendly staff 03 8769 8400
Make a donation
As a teacher you know first-hand the impact that adult problems have on a child’s life. A donation to State Schools’ Relief is about making a direct difference to a Victorian student.
100% of your donation goes directly to helping kids in Victoria. Not one cent will go towards operational costs. State Schools’ Relief acknowledges the support of the Victorian Government.
Participation in Education is the main way out of Poverty and this pathway must remain open to every child. There is every chance that your donation is going to a child in your school or local community.
Schools can deposit a donation directly into our account. Please reference your school name in the transaction description.
Bank Account Details
State Schools’ Relief Inc
ABN: 77 455 214 193
BSB 313 140 ACC 1926 5272