Wollongong & South Coast Legacy Inc.’s Board of Management for 2023 is comprised of;
President: Legatee James Morris
Immediate Past President:
Hon. Secretary/Treasurer: Legatee Greg Keir
Plus Group Chairman/Representative from each of our 5 Groups; Wollongong, Nowra, Batemans Bay, Narooma and Bega Valley.
Our Legatees are assisted by 5 staff members, 3 at Legacy House Wollongong, one at Legacy House Nowra and one at our Batemans Bay office located in the Batemans Bay Soldiers Club.
Services we provide
From monthly morning teas to group social outings and annual celebrations, Legacy provides a regular means of social inclusion for those we support.
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.
Holidays and camps
Legacy holds annual recreational camps and holidays as a fundamental way of creating friendships and bonds.
School-age education support
Legacy assists with education costs, school uniforms, laptops and much more. Legacy can help support after-school activities such as music, art, karate, or sports.
73 Years of Service to the Wollongong & South Coast Community.
1150 in our care
Currently care for 1150 widows/dependants, with 115 volunteer/Legatees and 5 staff members.
Hosted Junior Legatee Camp for the past 59 years.
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.