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Social Security Scotland

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To ensure that all those who may find themselves in need of the Social Security Scotland services, we wanted to make you aware…

Armed Forces Covenant Fund Trust awards funding support to new batch of Local Grants projects

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The Armed Forces Covenant Fund Trust (The Trust) has announced the latest awards made under the Armed Forces Covenant Local Grants Programme, supporting…

Latest awards made by the Armed Forces Covenant Fund Trust to support Veterans’ community centres

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The Armed Forces Covenant Fund Trust (the Trust) has awarded almost £240,000 to Veterans’ community centres in their latest round of funding. Awards…

Forces Families Jobs website launches on 17 September

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A brand new ‘one-stop-shop’ website, Forces Families Jobs (FFJ), goes live on 17 September, providing free access to employment and training opportunities to families…

WAR MEMORIALS CELEBRATE BEING NAMED ‘BEST KEPT IN SCOTLAND’

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The competition was fierce after almost 100 war memorials throughout the country battled it out across several categories in Legion Scotland’s annual ‘Best…

Simpler Internal Dispute Resolution Procedures for the AFPS

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MOD’s Veterans UK organisation, part of Defence Business Services, have taken steps to simplify the Armed Forces Pension Schemes complaints process, known as…

Minister for Defence People and Veterans’ keynote speech at DSEI 2019

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Defence Minister Johnny Mercer outlines the MOD's commitment to the armed forces community at the 2019 DSEI. It’s my third visit to DSEI…

Only two percent of armed forces charities support veterans in the criminal justice system

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New research published by the Directory of Social Change, shows that just two percent of UK Armed Forces charities deliver support for veterans…