People to Meet.

Orwil Street Community House, as well as offering a wide range of low cost activities, provides a venue for people with similar interests to meet. The following groups meeting at the House warmly welcome new members and new ideas.

Frankston Family  Carer Support Group

This group is for any family member providing unpaid care to a family member with an aged related illness or someone with a disability.

Gain support, friendship and information.

10.00am - 12.00pm.

This group will meet on the second Wednesday of the month.

For further enquiries contact  Lani Peach 5970 2000



World Service Meditation


Peninsula Goodwill is a service-based meditation group for experienced meditators, working in cooperation with similar groups around the world using The Great Invocation..

It  meets on selected Sundays and some Wednesdays  

For details please  phone Judith on  9781 3274

For Those Who Lost a Loved One To Suicide

This is a support group providing a space to connect with others bereaved by suicide who understand and car. Meets first Thursady of each month. 7.00 pm-9.00pm. Cost: Gold coin donation.Support aftre Suicide on 9421 7640 
Supported by Jesuit Social Services

This group is in memory of Peter        Chaucer and Steven Madden 
Ti-Tree Rental Housing               CERC


The Common Equity Rental Housing Co-operative (CERC) Program provides for the establishment of viable, long term, non profit, consumer-controlled rental housing co-operatives. The Program uses government and loan funds to acquire properties which are then leased to approved co-operatives. Ti-Tree CERC is one such approved co-operative. There are other local CERCs in the Frankston area.

Ti-Tree CERC is a voluntary non-profit organisation that provides a supportive environment for members. These members take responsibility for all tasks associated with running a housing co-operative, including the management of houses rented to its members. The group meets monthly and can be contacted via

Post Box No. 632, Frankston, Victoria 3199, Australia.

Further enquiries - call 9208 0800 or Free call 1800 353 669


Frankston Bipolar 

Support Group

The support group provides an opportunity for people living with       bipolar to connect with others to share experiences, information and ideas. Group members gain strength and support from each other and learn new ways of coping through shared experiences in a safe and confidential setting.

Meets 4th Monday evening of the month from 7.00pm to 8.30pm.

There is no requirement to register, just come along to any meeting.

No Cost Contact Ray@ or call  0401 033 120

Enquiries: Bipolar Life Victoria

Kinship Carer Support Group


Are you a Kinship carer who is caring for a child that is not your own on a fulltime basis?

Attend our social support group to gain information, share ideas and have fun in an informal setting. This group meets monthly during school term's on a Thursday morning and childcare is available on site by arrangementt.

For  enquiries please contact Sue Gale 9212 5600

Special Olympics
Fund raising to support athletes with a disability is the well known focus of this established and hard working group. Join them on the Third Tuesday of each month at 7:30pm.
For enquiries phone Joy on
9789 6748.
Dads in Distress             (DIDS)
Parents Beyond Breakup

DIDS (DADS IN DISTRESS)  Parents Beyond Breakup

We are a peer, support group that deals with family and/or partner separation. Parents Beyond Breakup  are a safe and non-judgemental place where you can come talk and share your issues and experiences. One of the most common things people say to us is how surprised they are that there are so many others going through the same thing. Sadly, it is a fact. Reach out to us and come meet others in “the same boat” - you will be surprised just how much they can help you, and you them.

7.30pm Weekly on a Wednesday.

For more information and support ring 1300 853 437