Each Local Authority, NHS Board and various other statutory bodies in Scotland have a nominated Armed Forces and Veterans’ Champion. They have volunteered to support Veterans in their area who may have problems, and they do so because they care about our welfare. You will also note from the listings below, that numerous other organisations have also nominated Armed Forces and Veterans Champions within their own areas.
Lorraine Cameron – Provost
Tel: 0141 562 6675 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Renfrewshire Council , Cotton Street, Paisley, PA1 1BU
Tel: 01847 896115 Email: email@example.com
If however, you are looking to move into new territory, but the thought of beginning a new career after service in the military is a daunting prospect, help is available from Skills Development Scotland to make the transition easier.
Jim Wilson – General Secretary
Tel: 0131 550 1569 Fax: 0131 557 5819 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
New Haig House , Logie Green Road, Edinburgh EH7 4HR
Veterans Scotland’s aim is to establish cooperation and coordination between Veterans Organisations in Scotland, to act as a focal point for all matters concerning the ex-Service community within Scotland and to represent these matters to Government at all levels.