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SSAFA’s mentoring service expands

SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity, assists all service personnel, veterans and their families in times of need. One particular time that inevitably causes stress, is the transition from a life in service to becoming a ‘civvy’. People react differently; some […]

One too many, charity launches new initiative to tackle veteran suicide

RFEA, The Forces Employment Charity has launched a brand new campaign, ‘One is Too Many’, in a new drive to tackle veteran suicide as part of its Project Nova programme. Project Nova is a specialist initiative which offers tailored support […]

Military charity, Building Heroes, open a brand new centre in Wales!

Building Heroes, an award-winning military charity, has opened a brand new centre in Wales, expanding its construction skills and training courses across the UK at thirteen training locations. Building Heroes, an award-winning military charity, has opened a brand new centre […]

SSAFA’s Mentoring service provides helping hand to service leavers

SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity’s Mentoring service provides support to members of the Armed Forces and their families when they leave the military and join civilian life. The service has a holistic approach to transition and provides one-to-one support for […]

Financial hardship and food poverty in the Armed Forces community

As a result of the Covid-19 pandemic and rise in household living costs, including heating and rent, an alarming and increasing number within the Armed Forces community are experiencing financial hardship and food poverty. There is never a good time […]

Creating opportunities across the country with skills bootcamps

Building Heroes is now offering fully funded onsite training and Level 3 Skills Bootcamps to support ex-military in to the construction industry. It is dedicated to supporting Armed Forces service leavers, veterans and the wider military family. Our programmes operate […]

Transfer your military skills into construction with Building Heroes

The military charity that provides fully funded construction and engineering training for veterans, service leavers and their families, has now launched a veteran-only property maintenance company. If you’re considering a career in construction, then military charity Building Heroes provides the […]

Walking with The Wounded’s Grenadier Walk of Oman team gearing up for departure

The Grenadier Walk of Oman will take five ex-military personnel and one member still currently serving to the hostile environment of the Omani desert. An already ambitious trek across the Arabian desert will be made even tougher as the team […]

Adventurer arrives off the coast of Scotland in World Record Attempt

Former soldier, bestselling author and extreme adventurer Jordan Wylie has finally arrived off the West Coast of Scotland on his latest charity expedition. The former soldier is currently attempting to be the first person in the world to Stand-up Paddleboard […]

Business as usual for SSAFA, the Armed Forces Charity

Military charity proud to be supporting the Forces family now, and always. As the UK’s oldest, national, tri-service charity, SSAFA is no stranger to adapting to change. Having existed through six monarchies to date, weathered two World Wars and countless […]

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