SSAFA launches specialist support group

SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity, has announced the launch of a specialist support group for military families coping with the aftermath of suicide. The service for families and friends affected by the suicid...

Best foot forward for vulnerable veterans

MILITARY charities Walking With The Wounded (WWTW) and Help for Heroes have joined forces to support hundreds more veterans and their families who will be struggling this Christmas.  Picture: Jose Luis Gra...

Calendar captures military moments

A CHARITY calendar featuring heart-warming military moments between Armed Forces children and their parents has gone on sale. The Little Troopers Military Moments calendar contains a series of Forces family ...

Highlanders tackle Spartan Race for Scotty’s

SOLDIERS from The Highlanders, 4th Battalion, The Royal Regiment of Scotland (4SCOTS) tackled the fierce Spartan Race to raise money for children’s Armed Forces charity Scotty’s Little Soldiers. Led by Andre...

Caring for carers

ANXIETY, stress and trauma can land hard on Forces families who suddenly find themselves in the uncertain territory of being a carer. But The Ripple Pond is there to support anyone impacted by a loved one's phy...

Charity launches calendar search

LITTLE Troopers is on the hunt for 13 new stars to light up its 2019 Military Moments calendar. The charity wants people to capture special moments which they feel could feature in the calendar, which helps...

Back on your feet

SPECIAL Forces veteran Ant Middleton has teamed up with military charity SSAFA to launch a fund to help Service personnel get back on their feet as they return to civilian life. The SAS: Who Dares Wins star ...

Forces families reconnect at camp

MORE than 250 military children and their families came together for a special military camp in Pirbright organised by Forces charity Little Troopers.  Providing attendees the chance to reconnect with one an...

National award for Scotty’s founder

THE founder of military charity Scotty's Little Soldiers has been honoured for her support for bereaved British Armed Forces children. Nikki Scott, who set up the charity after her husband and father to her ...

Trust enters Third Age

THE Forces in Mind Trust (FiMT) has launched its ‘Third Age’ at the charity’s FiMpacT Forum held at The QEII Centre in Westminster, marking the culmination of six years of grant giving to help ex-Service person...