The Welsh Government is committed to providing high quality services to the Armed Forces community in Wales.
Covenant in action
A new guide for practitioners in local authorities has been published by the Armed Forces Covenant team. As part of their work to take forward the recommendations of the Our community – our covenant report, they consulted closely with covenant stakeholders to put together a guide to the Armed Forces Covenant. The local authority guide […]
A new 24-hour service will help veterans access the support they need quickly and easily as they transition from military to civilian life.
The RAF Families Federation have posted an interview with Gill Angel, a Community Development Officer at RAF Scampton. She’s the station’s Covenant Champion and discusses how the Armed Forces Covenant has helped personnel, families and civilians in the community. Gill states “the Covenant is not just a funding pot. There is a lot more about […]
Reservists and Ex-Service personnel are the backbone of Surrey Fire and Rescue
There are specific initiatives under the Armed Forces Covenant to support spouses and partners in fulfilling their career ambitions.
Transitioning into civilian life and switching careers can be daunting, but there are services to help you identify how the skills and experience you have gained in your military training and career are valuable to the civilian job market.
National Express is an active supporter of the Armed Forces through travel discounts for Reservists, service personnel and their families and annual support for Armed Forces Day.
Forces Help to Buy loans £100m for home purchases in first 2 years to support serving personnel and their families.
A look back at how Defence has engaged with organisations nationwide in the last 12 months