Friday, 26 February 2016

Little Troopers - Deployment Support For Families

 
As a charity we have recently relaunched our new Separation Packs and Send a Hug Kits for military families.

These are tangible resources to help British, Army, Royal Navy or Royal Air Force families through repeated separation periods from their service person and are of a tri-service design.

You can see more at www.littletroopers.net

Thursday, 18 February 2016

Useful Support Organisations For Service Leavers, Veterans And Families


Veterans UK is part of the Ministry of Defence (MOD) and was created in 2007 to help ex-service personnel get appropriate support from government, local authorities, independent bodies and the charity sector
STOLL provides housing and support to vulnerable and disabled ex-service men and women, acknowledging the sacrifices they have made for our country
The Royal British Legion provides lifelong support for the armed forces community, serving men and women, veterans, and their families
HAIG Housing is the leading UK provider of rental housing for ex-service people and the strategic housing partner for Help for Heroes
Riverside is a group of complementary businesses, with a charitable housing association at its core making it a major service provider of affordable housing, care and support in England and Scotland
Alabaré Homes for Veterans provide accommodation and specialist support for ex-service men and women who experience difficulty adjusting to civilian life.
 AFV-Launchpad is a registered charity, providing affordable supported rental accommodation with on-site support to armed forces veterans of all ages and their partners
 
SSAFA provides lifelong support for veterans and their families
Veterans Aid is the major charity for UK veterans in crisis
Shelter gives practical housing advice and support online, in person and by phone
Citizens Advice provide free, independent, confidential and impartial advice to everyone on their rights and responsibilities
Naval Families Federation is the independent voice of Royal Naval and Royal Marines families
Royal Air Force Families Federation provide a voice for the issues and concerns have about life in the RAF
Moneyforce the home of money guidance for UK service personnel and their families
Money Advice Service free and impartial advise to help you manage your money better
The Confederation of Service Charities (COBSEO) provides a single point of contact for interaction with government, including local government and the devolved administrations; with the Royal Household; with the private sector; and, of course, with other members of the armed forces community.

Thursday, 11 February 2016

Wednesday, 10 February 2016

Joint Casualty & Compassionate Centre (JCCC) Films And App Launched

 
Does your family know who to contact in the Military if you are faced with an emergency at home? Download the new Joint Casualty and Compassionate Centre (JCCC) app ‘MOD ICE’ to guide you through the most common types of family emergency and how JCCC can help. Two new JCCC briefing films are also available to watch, download and follow key messages. JCCC FILMS


Tuesday, 9 February 2016

Bovington Garrison Game Fishing Club

The Bovington Garrison Game Fishing Club is available to all garrison members: Military, MOD civilian, locally employed civilians, students (day tickets are available) and families up to a maximum of 25 rods per season. Membership is first come first serve basis.
 
The club waters include: a short section of the River Frome on the southern edge of the training area; about a mile of the River Frome – North Channel, a feeder stream along the southern edge of the training area; and a small lake at Briantspuddle. There is a chance of catching a salmon or sea trout on the Frome, whilst both the North Channel and lake are stocked with either brown or rainbow trout on occasions during the season.

If you are interested in joining for the season, or in day ticket permits, please contact the Club secretary.
Mil: 94374 3360 or 01929 403360


www.bovingtonhive.blogspot.com

Monday, 8 February 2016

Help for the Armed Forces Spouses/Partners of Service Personnel


Click here for information from the Department for Work & Pensions for spouses and partners of Service personnel.

Thursday, 4 February 2016

Leaving The Forces - Sorting Your Finances


Visit the website for further information

Military Mutual Discount



For more information click on the link www.themilitarymutual.com