Veterans’ Affairs and Defence Personnel

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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BUDGET AN ADMISSION OF GOVERNMENT FAILURE IN VETERANS’ AFFAIRS

May 12, 2021

This Federal Budget looks like another case of marketing, mismanagement and missed opportunities when it comes to Veterans’ Affairs under this Liberal-National government.

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VETERANS ENCOURAGED TO HAVE THEIR SAY ON SENATE INQUIRIES INTO TPI AND DFRDB SERVICE PENSIONS

May 05, 2021

Veterans are being encouraged to provide input to two parliamentary inquiries into the Totally and Permanently Incapacitated (TPI) veteran pension and the Defence Force Retirement and Death Benefits (DFRDB) military superannuation scheme.

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NORTHERN NSW VETERANS VENT THEIR ANGER OVER CUTS TO VETERAN SERVICES IN THE REGION

April 29, 2021

Veterans and advocates in Northern NSW today outlined issues facing returned service people at roundtables with Labor’s Shadow Minister for Veterans Affairs.

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THOUSANDS OF VETERANS SLEEPING ROUGH

April 29, 2021

It’s a national shame that so many people who have risked their lives for our country are homeless.

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WE'LL PUT PEOPLE FIRST