Social Media Handbook
Social Media Handbook [pdf 3538 kb]
Using social media can have problems – especially when it comes to personal information. The Defence Force Social Media Handbook which you can download and print out may help you.
As an example of how to add some protection to your FaceBook page carry out the following steps:
- From your FaceBook home page, click the top right 'gear' icon beside 'Home'.
- Select Privacy Settings.
- Under the 'Who can look me up?' area click on 'edit' beside each one and make sure each is set to 'Friends'. This should allow only your friends to be able to see any content on your FaceBook page and not members of the public/media.
Preparation for Deployment
Preparing for Deployment [.pdf 18398kb]
This resource book is designed to help people in the NZDF community prepare for deployment.
Returning Home [.pdf 4910kb]
This resource book is designed to help people in the NZDF community prepare for return and reintegration to home life.
Staying at the Top of Your Game
Staying at the Top of Your Game[.pdf 1498kb]
Staying at the top of your game provides a range of health information and tools that span the four domains of health-Mind, Body, Soul and Whanau.
Kid Gloves [.pdf 3070kb]
This booklet is designed to help parents understand the range of reactions that children can have to a deployment and offer some ways of dealing with them.
Goodbyes are Hard
Goodbyes are Hard [.pdf 1,126kb]
This ideas and activities booklet is written for young people with parents in the military and gives some information about the ways military separations can affect children.
I Can Do That
I Can Do That [.pdf 776kb]
This ideas and activities booklet is written for young people with parents in the military. It gives some information about ways military separations can affect children.
My Goodbye Book
My Goodbye Book [.pdf 1,151kb]
This booklet about military separations is a child’s activity book. The story and activities in this booklet were created to help you prepare your children for a military separation.
Going the Distance
Going the Distance [pdf 7864 kb]
This is a booklet for teenagers whose parent/s are in the Military. It is written with lots of help from teens who’ve been through Military separations. You’ll find their ideas on how to cope with separations throughout the booklet.
Advice to Naval Housing Tenants
Advice to Naval Housing Tenants [.pdf 619kb]
This is a helpful booklet for current and new tenants in Naval Housing which is designed to help you help yourself so that when you have to leave Naval Housing (NH) your transition to private accommodation is not quite the financial shock you expected.