Veterans Centre/Welfare/Sub Groups

The RSL Aged and Health Support department provides advice and support to members of the ex-service community, their families and carers.

Our professional staff are experienced in aged care matters and are also able to provide information about many health issues, particularly those related to the ex-service community.
We are able to provide individuals, family members and the broader community with information and advice.

For more information about:

Aged Care Facilitation Health Information Model for Delivery of Welfare and Aged Care Support – RSL Vic Branch Volunteers Minutes of Meetings Acronyms associated with Aged and Health Support

Contact RSL Aged and Health Support on 03 9655 5548 (Mon-Fri) or email us on

Welfare services are also available at Frankston RSL.


The centre has an RSL Advocate and RSL Pension Officer to assist veterans with their dealings with the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Our Advocate is well experienced and highly knowledgeable in the major legislation including VEA, MRCA and SRCA and is also able to offer support at both the Veterans Review Board and Administrative Appeals Tribunal if required.

  • Application for service/war widows pensions
  • Review and upgrade of existing pension

Contact: (03) 9783 4151 for an appointment.

Welfare Bus

  • Provides Transportation for frail/aged care residents to luncheons and entertainment activities
  • Group outings to places of interest for socially isolated members


Exercise programs – Currently Frankston RSL offers classes twice weekly (8am and 9am Tuesday & Friday mornings) specifically for the Veteran community and members of the club.

A strengthening and balance program targeting older people who no longer feel confident or may have limitations in mobility. The aim of of the program is to use resistance training exercises, to improve muscle strength, balance, flexibility and functioning in daily activities while reducing the risk of falls.

Classes are ran by a PARC exercise physiologist, and all participants must have clearance from their doctor. For more information about our exercise program please click here

Support Information

Provide information and support to members about services and assistance available. Ring or make an appointment with the Welfare Coordinator. For other information regarding Department of Veterans’ Affairs matters follow the link.

Veterans’ Home Care
General Information  133 254 Assessment Agency    1300 550 450

Helping you prevent falls and accidents at home Call  1800 801 945

Occupational Therapy and Driving Assessment Group
Call  9381 2204

Visitation Program
Volunteers regularly visit frail/sick members of the service community in aged care facilities and hospitals in the local area

Volunteers offer their time in many areas of club activities and new volunteers are always welcome. The RSL supports and values the contribution our volunteers make to enrich the lives and support our ageing veterans.  Do you have a spare hour or two? Contact the Welfare Coordinator and you will be matched to an activity of interest.

Contact Us

Frankston Veterans Centre
Unit 1, 18-28 Skye Rd (Cnr Farrell St and Skye Rd)
Frankston VIC 3199

Phone: (03) 9783 4151
Fax: (03) 9781 1339

Opening Hours: 10am-4pm Tuesday-Friday

Welfare Officers
Tony Grice
Tel: 8792 4400

Pension and Welfare assistance strictly by appointment