Calendar

Feb
18
Mon
Coffee catch up-Wodonga @ Cafe Grove
Feb 18 @ 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.

Feb
20
Wed
Simpson Barracks Visit-2019 @ DFFS Workshop
Feb 20 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

The Victorian based Programs Officer Rachel Byron will be visiting Simpson Barracks for the day. Rachel will provide a small presentation about Soldier On and 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.

These sessions are open to current and ex-serving personnel and their immediate families.

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

Coffee Catchup-Kilmore @ Kilmore RSL Club
Feb 20 @ 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.

Feb
26
Tue
Coffee Catch Up-Mayfair House @ Mayfair House
Feb 26 @ 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!

Feb
27
Wed
Puckapunyal Base Visit-2019 @ Puckapunyal Chapel Meeting Room
Feb 27 @ 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

 

Coffee Catchup-Kilmore @ Kilmore RSL Club
Feb 27 @ 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
Feb 27 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Mar
4
Mon
Coffee catch up-Wodonga @ Cafe Grove
Mar 4 @ 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.

Mar
6
Wed
Coffee Catchup-Kilmore @ Kilmore RSL Club
Mar 6 @ 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.

Mar
9
Sat
Family Ties Progam
Mar 9 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