Regional Support Groups

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The Advocacy Training and Development Program (ATDP) regional management structure consists of 3 Regional Support Groups (RSGs). The RSGs are led by Regional Managers and facilitate communication between the volunteer advocate community and DVA.

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The RSGs are responsible for supporting the planning and delivery of training across their region based on the nationally consistent curriculum.

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Areas covered by each region

The three regions established under the ATDP are:
  • Region 1 — Queensland and the Northern Territory
  • Region 2 — New South Wales, the Australian Capital Territory and Western Australia
  • Region 3 — Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia.
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Regional Managers and Program Support Officers

ATDP Regional Managers and Program Support Officers (PSOs)
Region Regional manager Program Support Officers
Name Email Name Email Phone
Region 1 Bob Grandin rm1 [at] William Pham-Huynh ATDP.PSO1 [at] 0472 704 592
Region 2 Geoff Harrison  rm2 [at] Samone Mason ATDP.PSO2 [at] 0472 674 665
Region 3 Roger Greene OAM JP rm3 [at] Phil Boys ATDP.PSO3 [at] 0472 704 948
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Each RSG contains members of the local veteran community, and who have experience and skills in the provision of advocacy service and/or advocacy training.

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