Quick Facts

Established

   

1954

Legatees

   

41

Widows

   

376

Contact Details

Newcastle Legacy, Port Stephens Group

PO Box 351, Nelson Bay NSW 2315

Postal address: PO Box 351, Nelson Bay NSW 2315

Phone: (02) 4982 0067

Email: david_mcd@
bigpond.com.au

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Newcastle Legacy, Port Stephens Group

Newcastle Legacy, Port Stephens Group - Legacy

Legacy is dedicated to caring for the families of deceased and incapacitated veterans. Today Legacy's caring and compassionate service assists 115,000 widows and 1900 children and dependants with a disability. Legacy is a voluntary organisation supported by veterans, servicemen and women, and volunteers drawn from all walks of life. Our support and services now extend to include the dependants of members of today's Australian Defence Force who lose their lives as a result of their military service.

Legacy is dedicated to enhancing the lives and opportunities of our families through innovative and practical programs aimed at:

  • the protection of individuals and families basic needs;
  • advocating for their entitlements, rights and benefits;
  • assisting families through bereavement; and
  • helping people thrive, despite their adversity and loss.

Legacy Services

Legacy's assistance is aimed at helping families of deceased veterans to live rich and meaningful lives.


Legacy Members

Legacy services are provided by our volunteer members (called Legatees). If you share the ideals of Legacy and want to assist in our work, we would welcome a membership enquiry from you.


Legacy Support

To maintain Legacy's services we rely heavily on public support. Our principal fundraising activity is the Legacy Week Badge Appeal. The appeal is to be held from 2 to 8 September 2012.


Legacy Week Badge Appeal

Newcastle Legacy, Port Stephens Group thanks the wonderful Australian public for their generous support of the 2011 Legacy Week Badge Appeal.

We also thank the many, many volunteers who help make the week such a success.


     

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