Albury Legacy is dedicated to caring for the families of veterans’ who have lost their life or health in service to our country.
Legacy’s caring and compassionate service assists around 48,000
widow(er)s, 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.
Legacy is dedicated to enhancing the
lives and opportunities of our families
through innovative and practical programs
- 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.
Services we provide
Holidays and camps
Legacy holds annual recreational camps and holidays as a fundamental way of creating friendships and bonds.
From monthly morning teas to group social outings and annual celebrations, Legacy provides a regular means of social inclusion for those we support.
Aged Care or in home care support
Legacy’s support for families and individuals ensures that all those we care for have a happy home life. This extends from help with house maintenance through to regular visits and phone calls.
Community Visitors and Legatees
Legacy is a voluntary organisation founded on personal service. Throughout Australia, thousands of dedicated volunteers and members regularly visit or call those we support, ensuring they always have someone to lean on.
Albury Legacy has supported the local community for the past 88 years and will celebrate its 90 th Anniversary in 2022. Albury Legacy relies on support from the local community and all funds raised are spent locally on our beneficiaries.
Are taken each year to the Melbourne Town hall annual Christmas concert.
4 Junior legatees
Were supported with a trip to Pozieres in France to learn and celebrate Anzac day in that country.
2 Junior legatees
Were supported with a Young Endeavour sailing experience during 2019
Become part of a proud tradition
Being a Legatee is the most rewarding endeavour of my life. It makes me proud of my country when I see the enthusiasm and compassion volunteers bring to their roles as Legatees. I also see just how much enjoyment and fulfilment they get out of it.
Our partners & supporters
We are grateful for the Australian individuals and organisations who work
with us to help provide our essential services.