Family support

Defence Member and Family Support (DMFS) Branch offers a range of important support programs for Defence families, such as:

  • Partners - employment assistance funding, support during deployments, help connecting with community resources and more.
  • Parents and Carers - information and support for parents of Australian Defence Force members.
  • Special needs - support for Defence families who have dependants with special needs.
  • Family Health Care - information about health care for Defence families.
  • Financial assistance and advice - services and allowances available for Defence families.

Visit Defence Member and Family Support (DMFS) Branch for more information.