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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…

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.…

The Defence Community Organisation provides funding for employment and education expenses to assist recognised partners of ADF members to better position themselves for employment when posted with…

At time of deployment it’s a good idea to consider appointing a Power of Attorney. A Power of Attorney is a legal document that gives another…

With the exception of the Northern Territory, Commonwealth, State and Territory authorities have agreed to the implementation of a Defence Driving Licence Scheme (DDLS) for ADF…

Official recognition of a partner, a dependant, by the Australian Defence Force is necessary to access certain benefits including relocation, housing and support services. The process…

Defence Housing Australia, along with hundreds of Defence members and their families, are gearing up for another end of year peak posting period. Defence Housing Australia…

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

The Australian Defence Force has certain requirements of its serving members, which are formally agreed to and accepted as conditions of entry into the military. Families…