Calendar

Apr
24
Wed
Coffee Catchup-Kilmore @ Kilmore RSL Club
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join us at the Kilmore Bowls Club for a coffee and chat. Our coffee catch ups are a friendly and supportive environment to meet with other serving and ex-serving personnel in your community. Family and friends/supporters are also welcome.

A Soldier On volunteer and ex-service person will be there, along with a representative from the RSL, to greet you.

You are free to stay for part, or all of the catch up. No bookings are needed and there is ample street parking.

Please share this event with other serving and ex-serving personnel you know around the area, who may benefit from connecting with people with similar life experiences.

Coffee Catch up-Albury @ Retro Lane Cafe
Apr 24 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Apr
30
Tue
Coffee Catch Up-Mayfair House @ Mayfair House
Apr 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Join us at the Gregory Sher Centre for an informal get together for current and ex-serving national security personnel and their families.

On street parking is available at a small cost on either Royal Parade, or in nearby surrounding streets. Alternatively you can catch Tram No.19 ; which travels up Elizabeth Street and along Royal Parade from the City. Disembark at stop No. 16 and walk approximately 70m to Mayfair House.

The morning tea will be catered for so please send through you rsvp details, or if you have any questions please email vic@soldieron.org.au.  We hope to see you there!

May
1
Wed
Coffee Catchup-Kilmore @ Kilmore RSL Club
May 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join us at the Kilmore Bowls Club for a coffee and chat. Our coffee catch ups are a friendly and supportive environment to meet with other serving and ex-serving personnel in your community. Family and friends/supporters are also welcome.

A Soldier On volunteer and ex-service person will be there, along with a representative from the RSL, to greet you.

You are free to stay for part, or all of the catch up. No bookings are needed and there is ample street parking.

Please share this event with other serving and ex-serving personnel you know around the area, who may benefit from connecting with people with similar life experiences.

May
2
Thu
Puckapunyal Base Visit-2019 @ Puckapunyal Chapel Meeting Room
May 2 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

The Victorian based Programs Officer Rachel Byron will be visiting the Puckapunyal Army Base for the day. Rachel will be working in the chapel meeting room and will discuss the services that are
available for defence personnel and their families.

There will be information packs/pamphlets participants can pick up as they wish, and she will happily conduct individual conversations that can go more in-depth with the participants and how we can tailor the program to meet their needs, and help them have a successful transition.

This program is open to: current and ex-serving personnel and their immediate families.

To register, please email your name, preferred time to meet, and contact details to: vic@soldieron.org.au

 

May
6
Mon
Coffee catch up-Wodonga @ Cafe Grove
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Come along for a brew and a chat, our Programs Officer will be attending the catch up to share information about upcoming events and to discuss ideas for future events and any individual needs. There is no need to RSVP, and all those attending cover the cost of their own drinks.

May
8
Wed
Coffee Catchup-Kilmore @ Kilmore RSL Club
May 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join us at the Kilmore Bowls Club for a coffee and chat. Our coffee catch ups are a friendly and supportive environment to meet with other serving and ex-serving personnel in your community. Family and friends/supporters are also welcome.

A Soldier On volunteer and ex-service person will be there, along with a representative from the RSL, to greet you.

You are free to stay for part, or all of the catch up. No bookings are needed and there is ample street parking.

Please share this event with other serving and ex-serving personnel you know around the area, who may benefit from connecting with people with similar life experiences.

Coffee Catch up-Albury @ Retro Lane Cafe
May 8 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
May
11
Sat
Family Ties Progam
May 11 all-day

Do you worry that you and your family have been affected by your service in the ADF, AFP or emergency services?

Family Ties aims to provide avenues to strengthen family bonds that have been affected by military or first responder service and provide tools for staying connected in the future.

Taking place over 3 weekends during school holidays, couples and families will come together to participate in a range of group sessions, fun activities, team building exercises and relaxation sessions.

Accommodation, meals and local transport are all inclusive as the  program is generously funded by the Ian Potter Foundation.

Dates: 19th-20th January, 9th-10th March, 11th-12th May 2019 (the program includes all 3 weekends so applicants will need to be available for all dates listed above) Where: WE 1 Phillip Island, WE 2 Melbourne CBD (*couples only)and WE 3 Geelong

Who: Soldier On participants (incl. current & ex-serving national security personnel and their families) For further information and to register your interest please email activities@soldieron.org.au or head to: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/XBMDHN7

May
14
Tue
Coffee Catch Up-Pakenham @ Aroma Cafe
May 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Join a Soldier On volunteer/ex-serving veteran at the Aroma Cafe in Pakenham for an informal catch up and chat with other current and ex-serving national security personnel, their spouses and/or carers.

Free parking is available near the cafe.

For further information and to register your interest please email vic@soldieron.org.au.