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About Us

Welcome to the introductory pages of Slovenian Welfare & Information Office Inc.

On 28 January 2005, representative members of the Slovenian community in Victoria, held a meeting to establish the Welfare and Information Office.

Our mission is to:

  • assist elderly citizens within the Victorian Slovenian Community in their needs,
  • assist in the relief of poverty amongst elderly Slovenian in Victoria
  • provide information and guidance in relation to health, pension and general welfare requirements,
  • organize cultural and social activities
  • arrange visits and consultation with elderly and sick members of Victorian Slovenian Community
  • give advice to Slovenians on their problems :
    • Slovenian Pension, Slovenian Shares, Slovenian Citizenship, Slovenian Property problems etc. (Refer to Secretary of Slovenian Embassy.)
    • Australian Pension, Medical and accommodation assistance, travelling assistance for handicapped people etc. (Refer to Centrelink printed information in Office.)
  • Arrange where possible to assist people in need and ascertain their requirements,
  • Organize social activities, outings and Bus trips as per requirements,
  • To offer assistance and information with regards to general needs within the Slovenian Community.

You can call us on telephone number 03 9853 7600, or send a fax to 03 9853 7600, or send a message to e-mail address :

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Our office is open every Sunday (except second) after a mass, from 11am to 12pm, at address 19 A'Beckett Street , Kew. Office is also open every first and third Thursday in a month from 10am to 12pm.

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Telephone/FAX: 03 9853 7600

[email protected]

Our office is open every Sunday (except second) after a mass, from 11am to 12pm, at address 19 A'Beckett Street , Kew.

Office is also open every first and third Thursday in a month from 10am to 12pm if you make appointment by email or on phone 03 9795 7687.

The Office is closed every second Sunday because of an early mass at 9.00 in the morning.

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