Veterans’ Affairs and Defence Personnel

LABOR WELCOMES NEW SCULPTURE TO RECOGNISE THE SUFFERINGS OF WAR AND SERVICE

June 17, 2021

Labor welcomes the announcement that a new work of art will be commissioned at the Australian War Memorial to recognise and commemorate the suffering caused by war and military service.

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MORRISON GOVERNMENT LETS THE CAT OUT OF THE BAG ON TASMANIAN VETERAN WELLBEING CENTRE

June 17, 2021

Labor has called on the Morrison Government to reveal where it will deliver a Veteran Wellbeing Centre announced for Tasmania.

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BUDGET ESTIMATES REVEALS THE MORRISON GOVERNMENT IS STILL LETTING DOWN VETERANS

June 04, 2021

Senate Budget Estimates has revealed that despite more funding and staff for the Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA) in this year’s Budget, veterans continue to experience long wait times and a huge backlog of compensation claims under the Morrison Government.

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VETERANS CALL FOR ROYAL COMMISSION TO HEAR THEIR VOICES

May 18, 2021

Veterans and families have today called on the Morrison Government to ensure they are at the centre of the Royal Commission into veteran suicide.

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VETERANS’ VIGIL TO REMEMBER THOSE WE HAVE LOST

May 17, 2021

Steve Georganas, the Member for Adelaide, joined Shayne Neumann, Shadow Minister for Veterans’ Affairs, Julie-Ann Finney, and other survivors for a solemn vigil at the State War Memorial on North Terrace in Adelaide

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LABOR COMMITS $30 MILLION TO HELP HOMELESS VETERANS

May 17, 2021

Labor will invest $30 million over five years to build housing and fund specialist services for veterans who are experiencing homelessness or are at-risk of homelessness.

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WE'LL PUT PEOPLE FIRST