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Legacy is dedicated to caring for the families of deceased and incapacitated veterans.
- Charity:Financial & Legal,Veterans & Defence,Disabilities
Legacy is dedicated to caring for the families of deceased and incapacitated veterans. Today Legacy's caring and compassionate service assists around 65,000 widow(er)s and 1,800 children 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.
The WA Police Legacy Inc assists its beneficiaries, the surviving spouses/partners of Police Officers and their children in various ways
- Charity:Financial & Legal,Veterans & Defence
The Western Australian Police Legacy Incorporated was established in 1992. It was the joint initiative of the Western Australian Police Union of Workers and the Western Australia Police.
The Police Legacy Board has 10 elected members plus representation from the Commissioner of Police, WA Police Widows Guild, WA Police Union of Workers and the WA Police Retired Officers.
In May 2002 the management of the WA Police Union of Workers in consultation with the Commissioner of Police and the Board of WA Police Legacy Inc decided to undertake a complete restructure of the organisation.
There are currently 323 widows, 2 widowers and 44 children under 20 years of age being supported by WA Police Legacy.
The office is situated at Police Headquarters, 2 Adelaide Tce East Perth. Contact can be made through the office by telephoning (08) 9222 1972 or mail to Post Office Box 87, Victoria Park 6979.