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Aged Care Services in Melbourne Victoria Australia

Seniors' Sites in Melbourne & Victoria Aged Care in Victoria A Victorian State Government Aged Care Web site where you will find information relating to Aged Care programs, policies and services for both professionals and the public. Better Health Channel The Better Health Channel was established in May 1999 by the Victorian (Australia) Government. Its… See more

Animals and Animal Welfare Clubs in Melbourne and Victoria Australia

Pets, Animals and Animal Welfare in Melbourne, Victoria Alaskan Malamute Club of Victoria Birman Society Budgerigar Council of Victoria Cat Authority of Victoria Cedar Springs Horses Inc - Ex-racehorse rehoming program in Whittlesea, Victoria Donkey Shelter - For orphaned, abandoned, suffering and mistreated donkeys. Eastern Districts Aquarium Society Edgar's Mission - A not for profit… See more

Art and Craft Groups in Melbourne and Victoria Australia

Art and Craft Groups in Melbourne and Victoria The Art Deco & Modernism Society (ADMS) is dedicated to the preservation and celebration of aspects of the Art Deco era such as architecture, landscaping, furniture, industrial design, fashion, graphics, art, jewellery, entertainment and transport. Whether you are renovating, collecting or just love the style, why not… See more

Car Clubs in Melbourne and Victoria Australia

Car Clubs in Melbourne Victoria Association of Motoring Clubs Inc. (AOMC) Victoria "Working for Motoring Enthusiasts" Austin 7 Club BMW Car Club Victoria Chevrolet Car Club of Victoria Classic Skylines Australia: We are a club created to cater for the early model Skyline series, from the Prince to the early R32. But frankly, we don't… See more

Church Groups in Melbourne and Victoria Australia

Melbourne Religious Groups Melbourne Anonymous: A Human Rights Activist Group focused on the Church of Scientology. Mornington Peninsula Interfaith Network (MPIN) is a not-for-profit organisation established in 2008. MPIN's mission is to promote understanding and respect amongst religious and spiritual communities in the Mornington Peninsula and surrounding areas, fostering a peaceful coexistence. We do do… See more

Community Groups in Melbourne and Victoria Australia

Community Groups in Melbourne & Victoria Ashburton Annual Show Collingwood Children's Farm - A country experience. Open every daily from 9.00am to 5.00pm Diamond Valley Community Support (DVCS) an independent information, referral and support agency in Greensborough, Victoria. Community West - Formerly Brimbank Community Centre. Community West is a neighbourhood house in Melbourne's western suburbs… See more

Crisis Services in Melbourne Victoria Australia

Financial Help & Crisis Relief Melbourne Victoria The 20th Man Fund is dedicated to helping the young and in need throughout Melbourne and runs a number of programs which assist youth in getting back on their feet or rising out of poverty through education and recreation. Alternatives to Violence Project AVPQ is a growing community… See more

Dance Societies and Groups in Melbourne Victoria Australia

Dance Societies and Groups in Melbourne & Victoria Artz Collective: A community based performing arts centre in Melbourne's western suburbs offering Dance, Singing, Acting, Theatre Arts, Ballet & Irish Dance classes to adults and children as well as holiday programs in a warm & friendly environment. Well known for their work with scholarship organisations such… See more

Disability Services in Melbourne Victoria Australia

Disability Services and Information Victoria National Disability Services (NDS) is the National Industry Association for Disability Services. ACROD's membership includes over 550 non-government, non-profit organisations, which collectively operate several thousand services for Australians with all types of disabilities, including intellectual, physical, psychiatric and sensory. NDS's members are located in every State and Territory in Australia… See more

Drug Rehabilitation Services in Melbourne Victoria Australia

Alcohol and Drugs - Information and Rehabilitation Australian Drug Information Network links to an extensive range of information about alcohol and other drugs. Drug and Alcohol Clinical Advisory Service Victoria, Northern Territory and Tasmania Drug Arm Family Drug Support was formed after its founder Tony Trimingham lost his son to a heroin overdose. This site… See more

Emergency Services in Melbourne Victoria Australia

Emergency Police, Fire, Ambulance - In an emergency dial 000 Victorian Police Service Crime Stoppers - Crime Stoppers - 1800 333 000 If you need police to attend an address or you need immediate police assistance DO NOT PHONE CRIME STOPPERS. In an emergency dial 000 Metropolitan Ambulance Service  In an emergency dial 000 Firenet -… See more

Environmental & Garden Groups in Melbourne and Victoria

Environmental & Garden Groups and Links in Melbourne & Victoria Australian Plants Society Wilson Park:  Berwick, Vic. The Australian Plants Society Wilson Park is a group of locals dedicated to growing native plants in a suburban setting. We have monthly meetings with speakers the second Tuesday of each month and an annual plant sale the… See more

Fishing in Melbourne Victoria Australia

Fishing in Victoria Australian New Guinea Fishes Association (VIC Branch) Australian National Sport Fishing Association (VIC Branch) Bellarine Light Game and Sportfishing Club Boating Industry Association of Victoria Dandenong Anglers Club Department of Primary Industries - Fisheries - contains essential information on safety, bag and size limits, and licensing. Drysdale Sportfishing Club Echuca & Moama… See more

Food and Wine Groups in Melbourne and Victoria, Australia

Food and Wine Groups in Melbourne and Victoria, Australia Bacchus Food & Wine Appreciation Society - A Melbourne group that meets on the first Thursday of each month to provide a social medium to discuss wine, participate in tastings and compare notes on rare and unusual vintages from around the world. Border Wine & Food… See more

Gaming Groups in Melbourne and Victoria Australia

Billabong Boardgamers - German social board games Boardgamers of Melbourne is a group for adult board game enthusiasts in the Melbourne area. The group meets regularly at various cafe's and locations around the city. Box Hill Chess Club - Social chess in Melbourne's eastern suburbs. Cafe Games - Social board games in cafes and bars… See more

Grief & Bereavement Services for Melbourne Victoria Australia

Melbourne Support Groups for Grief and Bereavement Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement The Compassionate Friends Victoria Inc - extending friendship and understanding to families who are grieving the death of a child. Bears of Hope - Support and guidance for parents who have lost their baby during pregnancy, birth or infancy. Bears of Hope… See more

Groups for Young People in Melbourne Victoria Australia

Clubs and Groups for Children Ardoch Youth Foundation - A non-profit organisation that aims to help children and young people overcome barriers to full participation in education. Choir Victoria comprises The Victorian Boys Choir (formed in 1974), The Victorian Girls Choir (formed in 2003) and The Victorian Youth Chorus (formed in 2008). Collingwood Children's Farm… See more

Health Services in Melbourne and Victoria Australia

Health Resources and Information Victoria Asbestos Diseases Society of Victoria - Free confidential information, support and advocacy for people affected by asbestos-related diseases such as asbestosis, mesothelioma and asbestos-related lung cancer. Australian Drug Information Network links to an extensive range of information about alcohol and other drugs. Brainlink assists children and adults affected by brain… See more

Help and Support for Parents in Melbourne Victoria Australia

Parents & Families Australian Breastfeeding Association (formerly Nursing Mothers' Association of Australia) Australian Children's Contact Services Association Inc "ACCSA is a non-profit association which promotes sound analysis of the role and limitations of supervised parent / child contact ('access', 'visitation') services, provides a network for members and promotes quality in service provision." Australian Parents Council… See more

Historical Groups in Melbourne and Victoria Australia

Genealogy and Local History Groups Association of Eastern Historical Societies - Servicing the region east of Melbourne. Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives - Based in Melbourne. Australian Railway Historical Society (Victorian Division Inc) Avoca and District Historical Society Ballarat and District Genealogical Society Inc Ballarat Mechanics Institute Benalla and District Family History Group Inc Bendigo… See more

Hospitals in Melbourne Victoria Australia

Hospitals & Medical Services in Melbourne Victoria Victoria Health Barwon Health is Victoria's largest regional health service, providing care to more than 450,000 people in Geelong and South Western Victoria. Health services available through Barwon Health cover the full spectrum from emergency and acute to mental heath, primary care, community services, aged care and subacute/rehabilitation. Barwon Health serves… See more

Lawn Bowls Melbourne Victoria Australia

Lawn Bowls Victoria Victorian Bowls includes the Royal Victorian Bowls Association and the Victorian Ladies' Bowling Association. Albert Park VRI Bowls Club Club bowls, social bowls, barefoot bowls, functions venue. Set in beautiful St Vincent Gardens, Albert Park, close to the CBD Benalla Bowls Club Brunswick Bowling Club Caulfield Park Bowls and Sports Club City… See more

Legal Help and Information in Melbourne Victoria Australia

Legal Help and Information Australian Children's Contact Services Association - ACCSA is a non-profit association which promotes sound analysis of the role and limitations of supervised parent /child contact ('access', 'visitation') services, provides a network for members and promotes quality in service provision. Australian Institute of Criminology  - Australia's pre-eminent national crime and criminal justice… See more

Model Train and Miniature Groups in Melbourne and Victoria Australia

Model Trains, Model Engineers, Rail Societies etc Box Hill Miniature Steam Railway Society Diamond Valley Railway Geelong Society of Model & Experimental Engineers Lake Goldsmith Steam Rally held twice a year Mooroolbark & District Miniature Railway & Steam Club South Gippsland Railway  International Plastic Modellers Society Australia - Melbourne Melbourne Meccano Club Inc… See more

Multi-cultural Groups in Melbourne and Victoria Australia

Multicultural Groups and Links in Melbourne and Vic Australian Arabic Council - Is committed to human rights and community relations issues affecting the Arabic culture and profile. Australia China Friendship Society - Aim to promote friendship and understanding between the peoples of Australia and the People's Republic of China. Australian Jewish Historical Society - The… See more

Performing Arts Groups in Melbourne and Victoria Australia

Melbourne Performing Arts, Music and Drama Acabellas - see their Community Singing Groups Altona City Theatre an amateur theatre company with several shows a year. Anglesea Performing Arts Inc. - Hosts the annual Anglesea One Act Play Festival. Apollo Bay Music Festival Artz Collective: A community based performing arts centre in Melbourne's western suburbs offering Dance… See more

Public Speaking Groups in Melbourne and Victoria Australia

Melbourne Public Speaking Clubs etc Australian Speak Easy - A national organisation that provides support for people who stutter. Group meetings are held in most states. Visit the website for a list of group venues. The Penguin Club - Public speaking training for women. See groups in Victoria. Rostrum - find clubs around Australia on… See more

Radio, Television, Movie Groups in Melbourne and Victoria Australia

Melbourne Radio ABC Radio 774 ABC Melbourne 90.7 SYN FM Golden Days Radio 95.7FM Historical Radio Society of Australia JJJ Radio Station Moorabbin & District Radio Club Nu Country 94.9 FM Radio Omega Radio Club - CB-UHF/HF Radio for all Australians Association Inc Triple M Radio Station Triple R radio Yarra Valley FM ABC SBS… See more

Schools and Education in Melbourne Australia

Department of Education and Early Childhood Development - a Government-sponsored site with details of educational resources for students of all ages. School Holiday dates HEN - Home Education Network, Victoria Australian College of Applied Psychology    Headmasters Advanced Academy Training   International College of Professional Photography   Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE (NMIT) The University of Ballarat Victoria… See more

Science Groups in Melbourne and Victoria Australia

Astronomical Society of Melbourne Inc Astronomical Society of Victoria - The society was formed in 1922. It is based in Melbourne and also has members from regional Victoria. Bendigo District Astronomical Society - Meetings are held monthly at the Discovery Science & Technology Centre. Latrobe Valley Astronomical Society - The society has an observatory on… See more

Services for Men in Melbourne Victoria Australia

Men's Support and Information in Melbourne & Victoria Alternatives to Violence Project  The Alternatives to Violence Project (AVP) is a network of independent not-for-profit grass-roots volunteer groups offering experiential workshops on creative conflict transformation in prisons, schools, and the wider community. Beyond Blue beyondblue is a national, independent, not-for-profit organisation working to address issues associated… See more

Social Groups in Melbourne and Victoria Australia

Catholic Walking Club of Victoria was founded in 1951 and has for its objectives the encouragement of walking and allied activities and the fostering of a greater appreciation of the outdoors Laughter Clubs Victoria - Aims to relieve stress and strengthen the immune system. Free sessions throughout Melbourne and Victoria. Les Rock - Lesbian social… See more

Support Groups in Melbourne and Victoria Australia

Support and Networking - Melbourne & Victoria Aids Hepatitis and Sexual Health Line Inc. provides anonymous telephone counselling and education programs about HIV/AIDS, hepatitis, sexually transmitted infections and sexual health to the community. It was originally known as AIDSLINE and formed in 1985 in response to the emerging HIV/AIDS epidemic at that time. The name… See more

Volunteer Groups in Melbourne and Victoria Australia

Volunteer Groups in Melbourne Volunteers are always needed and it is a quick way to make friends. Amnesty International - Volunteer in Victoria. Big Brothers Big Sisters - A mentoring program based in Melbourne. Big Brothers Big Sisters helps young people who face serious adversity – those who have little opportunity to develop positive and… See more

Womens Social and Support Groups in Melbourne and Victoria Australia

Melbourne & Victorian Women's Groups Country Women's Association of Victoria was formed in 1928 as an organisation based on friendship and self development opportunities for all women. Les Rock - lesbian social rock climbing group The Melbourne Society of Women Painters and Sculptors Thornbury Women's Neighbourhood House - Helping women and children in the City… See more

Writing and Literature Groups in Melbourne and Victoria Australia

Melbourne Writing and Literature Ballarat Writers Children's Book Council of Australia The Eastern Writers Group - Founded in 1938. Based in Box Hill South. Goulburn Valley Writers Group New Melbourne Browncoats a place for fans of Joss Whedon's television series Firefly and movie Serenity, as well as other projects involving cast and crew of the… See more