We would like to be able to share examples of research funding proposals to share good practice and assist those who are considering applying for funding.
Here are some links to what we have found so far, although these examples are not directly relevant to themes relating to veterans and their families. We would like to develop this…[Read more]
Kristina Fleuty replied to the topic What are the UK's Councils doing to Support the Armed Forces Covenant? in the forum Relationships / Perception / Communication 5 days, 7 hours ago
Thanks for sharing this info, Chris. We will definitely follow updates on your website to keep up with what you are doing in GM. I love the animation you folks have put together!! I think it’s a really engaging and humorous way to get the message out about the Covenant work. We will flag this via our social media etc.
The Armed Forces Covenant Fund Trust (the Trust) has made the first awards under the popular Positive Pathways programme, part of the Veterans’ Mental Health and Wellbeing Fund.
Over £2.5 million has been aw […]
An assistant producer from Twenty Twenty Productions has been in touch. The production company is making ‘All That Glitters’ – a brand new talent search to find Britain’s most brilliant jeweller. They would […]
The Defence Research Network have released their inaugural newsletter. They also have a new website, where you can subscribe to the newsletter and find out more information about the DRN.
The DRN is an […]
A high-profile national remembrance project set up to commemorate a century since the end of the First World War has left its own legacy to Royal British Legion Industries (RBLI), ensuring that its work continues […]
Recent research from Dr Justin Havens explores the potential of an enhanced approach called Planned Dream Interventions (PDI) to treat nightmares experienced as a symptom of post-traumatic stress disorder.
This post was written by Jim McDermott for the VFR Hub.
The post is written as a conversation between a researcher and potential participant, exploring the reasons why people should consider participating in […]
The latest supplement issue of JMVFH is now available to read. This supplement focuses on issues relating to the impact of military life on children from military families.
The Journal of Military, Veteran and […]
How severe injuries in the First World War led to pioneering medical techniques and the origins of facial reconstruction.
Article by Dr Andrew Bamji for Forces.net News
As a rheumatology trainee, specialising in […]
Joshua Broder, who now runs Tilson Technology Management in Portland, says the work ethic, team thinking and the leadership training soldiers receive translate well to civilian jobs.
Joshua Broder and Drew […]
Armed Forces charity SSAFA has launched the initiative to help service leavers find employment and overcome mental health stigma in the workplace.
The Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association […]
While post-traumatic stress disorder has become a much-discussed affliction, a seemingly more prevalent problem is going largely overlooked: transition stress. Think of it as a clinical-sounding diagnosis for that […]
Suggestions of books to read – from and for the Hub’s user community.
These reading suggestions are related in some way to the themes and topics found on the Hub, and include many different forms of writing. From fiction to fact book, memoirs, academic texts, poetry, plays, there are many different types of literature that explore the many…[Read more]
The Veterans Advisory and Pensions Committees (VAPC) are looking for new members for 12 of its 13 regional committees and five Chairmen, one for each of the following regional committees – East Midlands, North E […]
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