Vincent Men's Shed

Vincent Men's Shed

The Vincent Men's Shed (VMS) is a place where members can meet, share or learn skills, converse, work on projects or just come and have a cuppa in a safe friendly environment.

The Men’s Shed concept is not new, with over 1,000 sheds already up and running Australia wide and more being funded and built, we are part of a strongly supported movement called ‘The Men’s Shed Movement’. This movement has come as a response to a need for a greater focus on men’s health and wellbeing.

There is an Australian Men’s Shed Association (AMSA) and also a WA Men’s Shed Association (WAMSA). The VMS follows the basic structure recommended by these organisations, however, with the input of the members, VMS has created its own unique identity.

The VMS was a City of Vincent initiative, in 2011, a very well attended Communtiy Forum was held to gauge interest and support for a Men’s Shed, at that point a Steering Committee made up of community members was appointed.

Since 2011 the Steering Commitee and Council Officer’s have worked tirelessly to make the Vincent Men’s Shed a reality.

Membership is always open to join the VMS. For more information or to obtain a membership form please contact the VMS Steering Commitee at vincentmensshed@wamsa.org.au

To see if there are any upcoming Men's Shed events please visit our events page here or the Vincent VMS webpage vincentmensshed.wamsa.org.au

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