Shepparton Legacy was formed in 1950. It also encompasses two groups which are situated in Kyabram and Seymour. Wr are dedicated to caring for the families of veterans’ who have lost their life or health in service to our country.
Shepparton itself looks after Shepparton, Mooroopna, Murchison, Rushworth, Dookie & Tatura.
Kyabram Group looks after Kyabram, Tongala, Girgarre, Stanhope & Merrigum whilst the Seymour Group looks after Seymour, Broadford, Nagambie & Wallan.
There is a Widows Club in Shepparton & Laurel Clubs in Kyabram, Mooroopna, Tatura & Rushworth who all get together monthly for chats, outings.
Legacy House, built in 1963, is situated in central Shepparton & has recently undergone a refurbishment.
We will continue our caring task to those in our Legacy Family for as long as there is a need.
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.
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.
Legacy understands families and individuals can have difficulty covering bills and expenses following the death of a family member and Legacy may be able to offer financial assistance where needed.
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.
Of service to our community.
Support our local community.
Are supported by our club.
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.