Webinar Series – Compromised Conscience

April 5, 2021 You are invited to join ASCN (New Zealand) for the next Webinar in the series as we continue to explore the issue of Moral Injury and Identity and its impact on the Wellbeing Outcomes of Military, Veterans, Public Safety Officers and Families Wellbeing. “Compromised Conscience: What do we know, think we know, and need to… more

Webinar Series – Military-connected students in Canada

April 1, 2021 You are invited to join ASCN (New Zealand) for the next Webinar in the series that is discussing on the role of Education in enhancing Wellbeing and Life Outcomes for Military Service Members and Veterans.This Webinar will provide a Canadian perspective of military-connected students in higher education in Canada: “Military-connected students in Canada: A conceptual… more

Webinar Series – Generations of Veterans

March 30, 2021 You are invited to join ASCN (New Zealand) as they commence their discussions and knowledge sharing activities around the issue of the changing demographics, composition and size of the veteran Population in each of the 5 Eyes Countries to better understand the possible impact on these changes on Wellbeing Outcomes of Military Members, Veterans and… more

Veterans’ Affairs Northland Forum

March 7, 2021 Veterans’ Affairs are coming to Whangārei to meet with New Zealand veterans living in Northland. About this Event This forum is an opportunity for Veterans’ Affairs to hear from New Zealand veterans about their needs. Veterans and whānau can book appointments to sit down with Veterans’ Affairs case managers. A range of veteran support organisations… more

Veterans’ Affairs is offering you a chance to learn some farming skills

February 5, 2021 Could farming be your new career? Here’s a chance to get a taste of some skills that you will need. Veterans’ Affairs are accepting registrations of interest from New Zealand veterans who want to take part in a taster-farming skills course. Run by UCOL in partnership with the Ministry of Primary Industries and Veterans’ Affairs,… more

RSA District Support Manager

January 5, 2021 Check out the opportunity to join the RNZRSA team. The District Support Manager (DSM) is an exciting new position reporting to the RNZRSA Support Services Manager, working closely with the Ranfurly Veterans Trust in Auckland, the Auckland RSA District and other veteran groups to help shape the future and assist in the delivery of professional… more

A National Commemoration to mark the 75th anniversary of Jayforce

December 21, 2020 A National Commemoration to mark the 75th anniversary of Jayforce will be held in Wellington on 19 March 2021. We are accepting expressions of interest from New Zealand Jayforce veterans to attend the commemoration. Veterans’ Affairs will cover travel and accommodation costs for Jayforce veterans to attend with a support person. To apply or find… more

Did you know about the New declarations of qualifying operational service?

November 20, 2020 Three new declarations of operational service that qualifies for coverage under the Veterans’ Support Act have recently been announced. The declarations cover deployments before 2009 that previously didn’t have coverage, but have now been looked at again, against the updated criteria in the 2014 Act. Now, regardless of mission or operation, veterans are eligible for… more

Pilot course for veterans at Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre

November 10, 2020 Date: 30 November to 4 December 2020 Location: Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre, 529 Cornwall Road, Masterton 5810 In partnership with the Universal College of Learning and the Ministry for Primary Industries, Veterans’ Affairs is seeking registrations of interest from New Zealand veterans who may like to take part in a pilot course specifically for veterans, at the… more

Veterans’ Affairs Bay of Plenty Forum

November 6, 2020  𝗪𝗵𝗲𝗻: 26 November 10am-2pm 𝗪𝗵𝗲𝗿𝗲: Mount Maunganui RSA (544 Maunganui Road, Omanu, Bay of Plenty) Following on from the success of the past Veteran Expos held in Christchurch, Auckland, and Wellington, Veterans’ Affairs New Zealand  and Ranfurly Veterans’ Trust are teaming up again to host a Veterans’ Forum in Tauranga to meet with New Zealand veterans,… more