Thursday, 18 February 2016

Useful Support Organisations For Service Leavers, Veterans And Families


Veterans UK is part of the Ministry of Defence (MOD) and was created in 2007 to help ex-service personnel get appropriate support from government, local authorities, independent bodies and the charity sector
STOLL provides housing and support to vulnerable and disabled ex-service men and women, acknowledging the sacrifices they have made for our country
The Royal British Legion provides lifelong support for the armed forces community, serving men and women, veterans, and their families
HAIG Housing is the leading UK provider of rental housing for ex-service people and the strategic housing partner for Help for Heroes
Riverside is a group of complementary businesses, with a charitable housing association at its core making it a major service provider of affordable housing, care and support in England and Scotland
AlabarĂ© Homes for Veterans provide accommodation and specialist support for ex-service men and women who experience difficulty adjusting to civilian life.
 AFV-Launchpad is a registered charity, providing affordable supported rental accommodation with on-site support to armed forces veterans of all ages and their partners
 
SSAFA provides lifelong support for veterans and their families
Veterans Aid is the major charity for UK veterans in crisis
Shelter gives practical housing advice and support online, in person and by phone
Citizens Advice provide free, independent, confidential and impartial advice to everyone on their rights and responsibilities
Naval Families Federation is the independent voice of Royal Naval and Royal Marines families
Royal Air Force Families Federation provide a voice for the issues and concerns have about life in the RAF
Moneyforce the home of money guidance for UK service personnel and their families
Money Advice Service free and impartial advise to help you manage your money better
The Confederation of Service Charities (COBSEO) provides a single point of contact for interaction with government, including local government and the devolved administrations; with the Royal Household; with the private sector; and, of course, with other members of the armed forces community.

Wednesday, 17 February 2016

Defence Discount Service Card


Who qualifies for the service?

The official Ministry of Defence discount service is available for all members of the Defence Community and you can join for free and start saving £100's a year. The Service is available for the follow:

- Serving Armed Forces - Reserve Forces - Spouses/Partners of serving personnel - Forces Veterans - MOD Civil Servants
- Bereaved Family Members 
- War/Service Widow(er)s - Cadet Forces (over 16) - NATO Personnel in the UK


 
SOME OF THE TOP BRANDS AVAILABLE.
 
For more information and to apply for a card go tohttps://www.defencediscountservice.co.uk
 

Monday, 8 February 2016

Help for Armed Forces Spouses/Partners of Service Personnel from DWP


To view and/or download the information leaflet, please click HERE

Tuesday, 2 February 2016

Banana Moon Day Nursery

Military Discount Available