Monthly Archives: December 2016

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

From the team at Veterans SA, Please accept our sincere appreciation for the work you do on behalf of South Australia’s veterans. Your work is important and deeply appreciated. We […]

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Southern Adelaide Health Network seeking consumer participation.

The Southern Adelaide Health Local Network (SALHN) is seeking enthusiastic consumers– whether patients, family, carers or visitors – with a range of skills, experiences and knowledge. SALHN wishes to involve […]

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The Jamie Larcombe Centre Update

On 10 November 2016, Minister for Health, the Honourable Jack Snelling, and Minister for Mental Health and Substance Abuse, the Honourable Leesa Vlahos, announced that the new Veterans’ mental health […]

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Commemorative grants fund 66 local community projects

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today announced more than $160,000 had been awarded to 66 community projects honouring Australia’s wartime history. Mr Tehan said the projects, funded under the […]

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Veteran Support Services continue over Christmas

Veterans can be assured that access to crucial support services will continue to be available throughout the Christmas and New Year period, Secretary of the Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA) […]

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Belgium First World War exhibition tours Australia

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan said Belgium authorities were funding a travelling exhibition of WWI artefacts as a sign of their deep appreciation of the service and sacrifice of […]

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Interactive First World War app launched

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today launched a free educational app about the First World War Battles of Fromelles and Pozières to mark their 100th anniversaries this year. The Battle […]

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VAC Key Outcomes – December 2016

December VAC Key Outcomes A Veterans’ Advisory Council (VAC) meeting was held on Thursday 8 December 2016 in the Combined Mess at Torrens Parade Ground. The Hon Martin Hamilton-Smith MP, […]

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Mitcham AFA Family History Book Launch

On Friday 18 November a new book telling the story of the Mitcham Branch of the Royal Australian Air Force Association was launched at Mitcham Community Court, Belair Road, Hawthorn. […]

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Framework for Veterans’ Health Care 2016-2020

The new Framework for Veterans’ Health Care 2016-2020, launched in August this year by the Minister for Mental Health and Substance Abuse Leesa Vlahos, sets the strategic direction for the […]

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