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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…

Defence Families of Australia (DFA) is the official body appointed by government to represent the views of Defence Families. DFA’s aim is to inform government and…

The Defence Community Organisation offers a broad range of programs and services to help Defence families face the challenges and make the most of the opportunities…

Defence Community Organisation www.defence.gov.au/dco Defence Families of Australia (DFA) A Ministerially appointed advocacy group for Defence families. 1800 100 509 www.dfa.org.au Defence Special Needs Support Group…

There are two types of private health insurance: hospital policies cover you when you go to hospital, while general treatment policies (sometimes known as ancillary or…

The National ADF Family Health Program provides for free basic healthcare to dependants of ADF members. Dependants of permanent ADF members and dependants of Reservists on…

Regular interstate transfers and deployments are all part of the job for Defence personnel, but often it’s families who are affected most by tranfers, particularly the…

Toll Transitions has been appointed by the Department of Defence to provide ADF members and their families with a total relocation service. Toll Transitions offers a…

Youth play a highly important role in the Darwin community. In fact, the Northern Territory is second only to the ACT with a higher than national…