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WELCOME TO THE DEFENCE FORCE WELFARE ASSOCIATION (DFWA)

Our PURPOSE is ‘……..to foster the best interests and welfare of all members of the Australian Defence Force and their families in any matter likely to affect them during or after their period of service……’

PRINCIPAL ROLES

  • Advocating improved pay and conditions of service for serving ADF members and their families;
  • Campaigning for fair and equitable treatment, and for fair retirement benefits for all former ADF members;
  • Providing Advocacy Services for serving/retired members who have a claim for superannuation, compensation and veterans’ entitlement matters.

ADSO

DFWA is a member of the Alliance of Defence Service Organisations; (ADSO), which comprises some of Australia’s major military ex service organisations. The Alliance represents a significant number of members of Australia’s Defence Family on national advocacy and representative matters to the Australian Parliament and all political parties. Its aim is to promote and protect the conditions and well-being of the Defence Family that embraces over three million people.

ADVOCACY SERVICES

If you require advocacy services contact the Executive Director, or your State Branch.

 


Media Contact

Alf Jaugietis
Executive Director
national@dfwa.org.au
Phone: (02) 6265 9530
Mobile: 0438 282 284

Current News

Oct 14, 2014
DFWA Media Statement regarding WRA
 
Oct 14, 2014
We oppose the WRA Offer!
 
Oct 13, 2014
90% of respondents are NOT!
 
Oct 10, 2014
plus details on how to complete our survey
Oct 09, 2014
"Government told to hurry up on armed forces’ pay deal"
 
Oct 07, 2014
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