Defence Family Matters : December 2015
30 www.raafholidays.com.au RAAF Welfare Recreational Company H LIDAY ACCOMMODATION DVA is on base The Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA) On Base Advisory Service can assist you with information and advice on DVA services and benefits. Make the connection early On Base Advisors provide information to current and former ADF members and their families including: Rehabilitation, Compensation, Health & Wellbeing, Income Support and Loans & Insurance. Lodging a claim early will allow for faster access to DVA services and support, and it’s even easier now with DVA’s online services. Your local On Base Advisor can assist you further in this regard. Has your partner recently left the ADF? It’s not too late to contact DVA, if your partner, or someone you know has recently left the ADF, please contact DVA to find out what support is available. The On Base Advisory Service is available on over 44 bases throughout Australia, go to the visiting schedule at: www.dva.gov.au/obas.htm or for more information: • Contact a DVA On Base Advisor at your Defence base • Call DVA on 133 254 (metro) or 1800 555 254 (regional) for initial advice or to make an appointment • Email GeneralEnquiries@dva.gov.au GT18091 CLASSIFIEDS Are you a COMMUNITY-BASED not-for-profit offering SUPPORT AND SERVICES of value to Defence families? Contact DEFENCEFAMILYMATTERS@ DEFENCE.GOV.AU to secure your FREE advertising space.