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Disaster assistance

RSL DefenceCare can provide financial assistance and counselling for current and ex-serving members of the Australian Defence Force and their immediate families living in NSW and affected by disaster.

RSL DefenceCare can provide financial assistance and counselling affected by disaster. You can apply for RSL DefenceCare’s Disaster Assistance at any time, even after a disaster has passed. RSL DefenceCare can provide urgent cash assistance as well as funding to support rebuilding or recovery.

Please print and fill out the disaster assistance form (pdf) and send it to RSL DefenceCare by email or mail if you require help to RSL DefenceCare, Level 5, ANZAC House, 245 Castlereagh St, Sydney, NSW 2000.

Other contacts during times of disaster.
DVA: 133 254
VVCS: 1800 011 046
Defence Service Homes Insurance
: 1300 552 662

SES
: 132 500

Insurance council
: 1300 018 444

Disaster Welfare Assistance: 1800 018 444
NSW Rural Fire Service Hotline: 1800 679 737