Vetaffairs

Vol 22 No 2 June 2006

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$10.8b for veterans in Federal Budget
Focus on Vietnam in 2006
El Alamein veterans attend 9th Division memorial re-dedication

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Letters to the Editor
Income, assets test limits rise

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Anzacs remembered at Gallipoli
New War Graves Director appointed
Seniors concession allowance paid
DVA to improve services to younger clients

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Remembering Australia’s role on the Western Front
DVA looking into impact of ‘access card’ on veterans
Assets test to change
Budget in brief

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Wartime stories in new book
New DVA structure
Legacy Week
News from the Office of Australian War Graves
• Thousands attend Anzac Day services
• Indonesian Confrontation memorial to be dedicated

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New DVA survey of health and well-being
Salute to Vietnam veterans at Subiaco
Honour Board recognises former students’ service
Victorian story writing and art competition
Discounted mail re-direction with Australia Post

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More choice in spectacles
SA Anzac round football games
Studio honours sacrifice of Sandilands family
SA program boosts home security
Changes to pensioner travel with CountryLink

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Dr Killer’s column: Elder abuse – a call for help
Some medications and driving don’t mix
Support behind the scenes for VVCS

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New location for VVCS in WA
The right mix – Manage stress without alcohol
News from the Australian War Memorial
• Anzacs in France, 1916 exhibition
• Salute to Vietnam veterans
• Sport and War exhibition

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Trial to improve health care
Off the Shelf
Reunions

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Dutch Prime Minister visits Perth War Cemetery
Reference Group formed to assist review of DSHIS
Noticeboard

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Noticeboard