The RFS Benevolent Fund exists to ensure RFS members and their families receive the support they need, when they most need it. This includes support for your most urgent needs, funding for counselling and support services, or links to services and support to assist you.
To apply for assistance, download and complete the Application Form below and submit it to Benevolence@rfs.nsw.gov.au with any supplementary or supporting documents attached.
If you are applying on someone’s behalf, attach certified copies of their identification documents and a signed letter of consent that includes their contact information.
All applications will be assessed with compassionate consideration. Priority will generally be given to those with the most urgent needs and most significant hardship.
If you require immediate assistance, email Benevolence@rfs.nsw.gov.au with your contact information and a short description of your situation, or call us on (02) 8741 4980.