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 […]
Loved ones of veterans who have been emotionally or physically affected while serving in a military role are being sought for a major new educational project chronicling the impact of war on families. Thanks to […]
There is a long tradition in the UK of personnel writing poetry as a way to communicate their experiences of warfare and what it was like to be part of the Armed Forces. Poetry can at once be an intensely personal […]
Thanks for sharing with us information on your research. Sounds really interesting and I like the idea you had of sharing preliminary findings in a video.
A former UK soldier who now works as a nurse is encouraging more male serving personnel to consider a similar career change.
Now working as a lecturer at Plymouth University, Danny Clarke says men can care j […]
Great minds must think alike, Jim, as I was also just typing out a reply to Claire!
Thanks for getting in touch, Claire. I second Jim’s reply – if you have any links to your research or other work you’ve done then do feel free to share and we can help promote/tweet etc. We also accept guest blog posts if you’d like to advertise any aspects of…[Read more]
Forces.net asked leading military experts how the British Armed Forces might look in 10 years.
The military and tech worlds are constantly evolving. It is crucial for the British military to keep up with the e […]
The British armed forces now have a retention crisis rather than a recruitment crisis, new figures suggest, as modern soldiers are no longer willing to move around the world.
Government data released on Thursday […]
So, who is going to the CIMVHR Forum in Ottawa-Gatineau this year in October?
CIMVHR is a key international conference to attend for anyone who works in fields relating to or involving veterans and their families. The Forum works to engage existing academic research resources, facilitate new research, increase research capacity and…[Read more]
The SCiP Alliance has a vision of thriving lives for all children of armed forces families (including reserves, those currently serving and veterans) and believes in the power of collaboration to effect change. […]
Research into veteran fathers’ mental health and the mental health of their children – we need your help!
The Centre for Veterans’ Health at King Edward Vii’s Hospital in London is carrying out research into th […]
The VFR Hub has a growing collection of Snapshots, Bullets and animations that explore themes and topics relevant to the UK Armed Forces Community, including veterans and their families. This collection can be […]
New Snapshot and Bullets summary published today on military families, from colleagues at the FiMT Research Centre.
All available Snapshots, Bullets and Animations can be found on the Research Summaries page.
Have a read and we’d love to know what you think.
You can register on the Hub to contribute to forum discussions, submit your research to the Hub’s repository and create your Research Network Profile.
You can also watch an introductory video on how to navigate the Hub, to help you make best use of the website.