RSL Victoria provides a range of services and supports to veterans who are either currently serving in the Australian Defence Force or have previously served. Our services include health and wellbeing support, financial welfare, compensation advocacy and employment support.
In January, RSL Victoria’s Veterans’ Services assisted 267 current or ex-serving veterans and or their families.
Our compensation advocates lodged 33 veteran claims with the Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA) and obtained $28,571 in compensation payments from the DVA for our clients.
RSL Victoria also provided $25,421 in emergency, benevolent financial welfare to veterans and their families experiencing hardship or crisis during January.