The New Zealand Military Veteran and Family Transition and Post Service Experience

October 15, 2019 Interest in the topic of Transition?  Then you are invited to join us for the next Webinar in the Series on Military Transition where we will be considering: “The New Zealand Military Veteran and Family Transition and Post Service Experience” Presenter:   Dr David McBride Associate Professor in Occupational and Environmental Medicine University of Otago… more

Lower North Island Vietnam Veterans Health and Wellbeing Expo

September 30, 2019 Date & Time: Saturday, 19 October 2019, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM Location: Lower Hutt Event Centre, 30 Laings Road, Lower Hutt 5010 This event is for Vietnam veterans and their whānau. It is an opportunity to catch up with fellow veterans and to get the latest information about support available from Veterans’ Affairs and… more

Webinar Series Transition– Achieving A Life Well Lived

September 25, 2019 You are invited to join us for the next Webinar in the Series on Military Transition where we will be discussing the topic of: “The UK Military Veteran and Family Transition and Post Service Experience” In this Webinar you will gain an understanding of the key issues and insights on transition and post service life… more

Nuclear Veterans Study

September 12, 2019 The Mururoa Nuclear Veterans Group Inc has combined with the University of Otago to undertake a study of children of Nuclear Veterans throughout the country. The first stage of this is to contact as many Veterans and children of Veterans as we can. Veterans throughout the country. To register go to For queries go… more

Veterans’ Affairs New Zealand Case management clinics

September 2, 2019 Case management clinics are a chance to book a face to face one-on-one appointment with a member from one of Veterans’ Affairs’ case management teams. These clinics are designed for both current clients and veterans (and their whanau) who are not already getting support from us.  Appointments are for up to 40 minutes. To book… more

Webinar Series Transition – Achieving a life well lived

September 2, 2019 05 Sep at 10am – The Canadian Transition and life after service experience. In this webinar Dr Dursun will share the key insights and issues identified in the joint Department of National Defence and Veterans Affairs Canada Military Veteran Transition and Life after service Study and other ongoing work with veterans and their families.  The… more

Where are our missing Veterans?

August 7, 2019 Hundreds of thousands of dollars set aside by the government to support Vietnam war veterans and their families is going unspent. The Defence Force is making more effort to track down veterans, who are famously reluctant to come forward and ask for help. Read more from Radio New Zealand

Veteran Transition – Achieving a life well lived webinar

July 30, 2019 Introducing a series of webinars on MILITARY TRANSITION Do you have an interest in the topic of Military Veteran Transition, would you like to know more? Join us as we kick off the first Webinar of the Military Transition Webinar Series   Webinar topic: ‘The Outcomes and insights of the NATO Research Group’s work on Military… more

Veteran loneliness survey

July 7, 2019 Veteran loneliness survey – The aim of this project is to find out how many veterans experience loneliness, what it means to them, and what it means for their health. This information will help provide appropriate services to prevent and reduce then impact of loneliness. If you agree to participate in this study, you will… more

Auckland and Waikato Vietnam Veteran Health & Wellbeing Expo

April 24, 2019 VA and the Ranfurly Veterans’ Trust are holding an expo for Vietnam Veterans. You can register by calling: • Veterans’ Affairs on 0800 483 8372; or • The Ranfurly Veterans’ Trust on 09 625 8310 Once you’ve registered, we’ll contact you to discuss a time that suits you and your spouse/partner/family/whanau to attend (we need… more