Category: Veteran’s Affairs

Essential medical equipment payment

  This is an extract from the DVA website at http://www.dva.gov.au/benefitsAndServices/cef/Pages/emep.aspx If you need medical equipment like a CPAP machine or other machinery to help you with a medical condition the DVA will pay support to help defray increasing costs due to the Carbon Tax…. Essential Medical Equipment Payment The Essential Medical Equipment Payment is …

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DVA Veteran service goes online

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs, Warren Snowdon.

  11 May 2012 A new website, offering veterans a more immediate way of conducting business with the Department of Veterans’ Affairs was launched today by the Minister for Veterans’ Affairs, Warren Snowdon. Making the announcement at the Tasmanian Returned and Services League annual congress, Mr Snowdon said MyAccount was a new innovation in service …

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Gold Card Holders

Earlier this year after submissions had been made to me at an AVADSC meeting in Brisbane I approached the Deputy Commissioner in the Queensland Consultative Forum regarding Gold Card holders being required to pay for Medical Vaccinations prior to overseas travel, I have now received a positive outcome. Prior to 1st Aug 2010 DVA has …

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Plea for help from a USAF veteran Ubon

Plea for help from a USAF veteran Ubon. We received the following email from a USAF UBON veteran. Can anyone help? From: KC Albright <albrightkc@gmail.com> Sent: Friday, 16 March 2012 8:36 AM Subject: Australian area Ubon 1968 I am a veteran USAF Sgt. who was sent TDY to Ubon from Korat in December 1968 till …

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Defense Force Welfare Association Update #269 March 2012

We reprint this report with thanks to the DFWA: UPDATE is a monthly e-letter produced by the Defence Force Welfare Association containing current items of interest to the Service and ex-Service communities. It is widely distributed to Members of Parliament, media outlets, senior Service and Public Service Officers, DFWA members and supporters.

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