ABOUT US

 

The Management Committee

Iona West Mens Shed is administered by a Management Committee responsible for the property, finances, insurance and general running of the Men's Shed.

Current Committee members are::

Acting Chairman: Bruce Miller
Vice-Chairman: TBA
Treasurer: Andrew Payne
Other members: Shayne Clancy, Vic Fisher, Mike Fry, Allen Grant, Jason Reid
Coordinator: Geoff Strange
Committee Secretary: Bronwyn Grannall

Mensheds Australia's vision
  • To address the issues of men’s health (physical, emotional, social and spiritual well-being) in the community.

  • To engage men of all ages, differently-abled, youth, veterans and other groups of men of the communities in regional, rural, remote and urban areas

  • To support the social interaction of men in transitional periods (e.g. redundancy, bereavement, retirement, ill health, relocation, divorce, respite dare) in a non-exclusive, non-judgmental way

  • To share, disseminate and preserve the skills, abilities and interests that are relevant to the community

 

In pursuing our vision, we commit to the following values:

  • Compassion and empathy in serving men in all communities, 

  • Sincerity and devotion to improving of men’s health, 

  • Honesty and integrity in all our activities, 

  • Reliability and trustworthiness in delivering on our promises, 

  • Responsiveness to the needs of men, their families and their communities, 

  • Wisdom in applying technology and innovation, 

  • Respect for the value added by teamwork and participation to life-long learning, 

  • Appreciation of the value of contributions by partners and sponsors, 

  • Responsibility and generosity in giving back to the community.