AVCAT Scholarship 2022

AVCAT Scholarship 2022

NEWS HEADLINES AVCAT Scholarships - Apply Now   Applications for AVCAT scholarships- including Long Tan Bursaries – opened on 18 August and close on 31 October. The Australian Veterans’ Children Assistance Trust supports the children & grandchildren of...
AVCAT Scholarship 2022

ADSO Sets Policy Objectives

NEWS HEADLINES ADSO Media Release & Policy Objectives 2022-25     The Alliance of Defence Service Organisations (ADSO) has released a media statement outlining its policy objectives for 2022-25. Excerpt: “The Alliance of Defence Service Organisations (ADSO)...
AVCAT Scholarship 2022

Federal Budget 2022-23

NEWS HEADLINES Federal Budget 2022-2023   The 2022-23 Federal Budget includes some welcome spending initiatives for veterans and their families including: An increase in Veteran Home Care Fee Additional Funding for Claims Processing An enhanced Family Support Package...
DVA Legislation Amendment Passed

DVA Legislation Amendment Passed

NEWS HEADLINES Disability Payments Amendment Passed by Parliament.     On 5 December the Veteran’s Affairs Legislation Amendment (Exempt Disability Payments from Income Testing and Other Measures) Bill 2021 was passed by both Houses of Parliament.   For full details...
DVA Announces MyAccount Closure

DVA Announces MyAccount Closure

NEWS HEADLINES DVA Announces 'MyAccount' To Close The Department of Veterans Affairs has been working towards closing MyAccount for the last 12 months and has advised that MyAccount will be closed on 10 December 2021. A number of  initiatives have been put in place to...