The University of York and Adfam are undertaking research to better understand how the families of veterans with historic or current alcohol or drug problems are affected, and what can be done to help them. This […]
Alex Cooper replied to the topic A Good Read – 'RECOVERY- by army veteran Russell Wright in the forum Mental Health 1 year, 2 months ago
Thanks Jim, a very helpful summary
As an aside, I am part of the Imperial War Museum’s ‘We were there’ initiative, where veterans of all ages give talks about their experiences to schools and families at one of the IWM sites. it’s a great way to inform and entertain those who would otherwise have no sense of the realities of military service. Happy to put anyone in touch with the…[Read more]
Hi Duncan, have you approached your local veterans Advisory & Pensions Committee for advice? https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/veterans-advisory-and-pensions-committees-x13
Hi everyone, this is a great opportunity to network before the event and seek out others with common interests. Please say who you are, where you are from and what you are interested in discussing. If you are interested in having a drink/informal networking session after the conference please indicate on here – we’ll make arrangements based on…[Read more]
I’m sorry you feel ignored James, but this website isn’t designed for providing advice or advocacy for individual cases/causes. The forum is open for anyone to post about anything relevant to research but does not offer a guarantee of a response. If you need a fast response to a charitable enquiry or need there are services available 24 hours a…[Read more]
Hi James, sorry I have just seen this thread. The VFR Hub isn’t set up to intervene in individual matters; I would advise you to use your Regiment to make representation as they might have more influence than any individual.
Alex Cooper started the topic King's Centre for Military Health Research – Conference 15 March 2018 in the forum Mental Health 2 years, 3 months ago
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