Browsing: Family Matters

Defence Families of Australia (DFA) is the national advocacy body for current Defence families. National Convenor for DFA, Maree Sirois, shares her view on the important…

An active life fends off poor health Work, and life generally, can be stressful, with the potential to affect your health and wellbeing. One of the…

The Australian Defence Force has special requirements that are accepted by ADF members as conditions of service, but families are also directly affected by the challenges…

Schemes for Military Super & Insurance Cover ‘ADF Super’  along with a statutory death and invalidity scheme known as ‘ADF Cover’ are now the default superannuation…

Time should be spent with children talking truthfully about deployments. Children of different ages need to be communicated with in ways appropriate for them to understand.…