What is the Department of Veterans' Affairs?

The Department of Veterans' Affairs is a government department that offers support for people who have served in defence of the nation. People eligible for support include war veterans, members of the Australian Defence Force, members of the Australian Federal Police and their dependants. 

The Department of Veterans' Affairs offers financial support for a wide range of medical services and medications. It also offers many allied health initiatives, including men’s health, mental health, health education, helplines and home care. Talk to your GP about your eligibility and how to apply.