Veterans' Affairs (part of the Defence Portfolio)
The role of the DVA and Defence Rehabilitation Advisory Committee (RAC) is to act in an advisory capacity to the Department of Veterans' Affairs (DVA) and Defence on rehabilitation matters. Issues are brought to the RAC that require expert opinion and discussion, thereby assisting DVA and Defence in making informed choices regarding their rehabilitation programs, policies and practice. The RAC also provides a forum for identifying new Australian and international research and best practice activities in rehabilitation. The RAC membership consists of professionals with expertise in mental health, rehabilitation medicine, psychiatry, allied health, and medical, psychosocial and vocational rehabilitation.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    D. Advisory Body - Policy and Stakeholder Consultation

  • Established By / Under

    Principal Body / Management Board / Senior Executive Officer

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?


  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Creation Date

    5 July 2004

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