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MINDEN PARADE INSTRUCTION – 2022

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  1. GENERAL The King’s Own Scottish Borderers Association will celebrate one of their most famous battle honours on the closest Saturday to…

Researchers identify simple and effective methods for GP practices to identify veterans

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Researchers have identified low-cost, easily implemented initiatives which should significantly improve veteran registration in primary healthcare, as set out in a new report. The…

The Veterans Scotland Newsletter

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Welcome to this weeks Veterans Scotland newsletter https://mailchi.mp/d24ec809251b/the-veterans-scotland-newsletter-22-july-2022… Find out more about events and services available to the veteran community.

A new Suicide Prevention Strategy for Scotland

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Overview The Scottish Government and the Convention of Scottish Local Authorities (COSLA) will publish a new Suicide prevention Strategy and Action Plan in…

New KCMHR PhD Study Aims to Explore Self-Harm and Suicide Behaviours Among UK Armed Forces Personnel and Veterans

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Content Warning: self-harm and suicide behaviours Suicide is a major cause of death globally. The World Health Organisation have reported that over 700,000 people die…

New £5 million innovation fund for cutting edge veterans’ healthcare

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Bids open for £5 million funding for the Veterans’ Health Innovation Fund to enhance veterans’ healthcare. Bids open for £5 million funding for…

Recovery through Comedy Project

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The Royal British Legion are delighted to introduce our new “Recovery through Comedy Project”.  A five-day residential and fully funded course at the…

Scottish charity wins gold MoD award for supporting Armed Forces Community

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Poppyscotland has been recognised by the Ministry of Defence for its outstanding help with employment for members of the Armed Forces community. The…