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Blesma’s Making Generation R Booking For 2020/21
July 20th, 2020 by Kristina Fleuty

Making Generation R – resilience through inspiration  Charity Blesma runs Making Generation R sessions, which involve Blesma members visiting groups, such as in schools, to share stories of resilience and…

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Supporting Service Children in Education Wales
July 7th, 2020 by Kristina Fleuty

Supporting Service Children in Education (SSCE) Cymru is a Welsh Local Government Association (WLGA) programme initially funded by the MOD’s Education Support Fund and funded by Welsh Government from 2019….

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DRN June Newsletter
June 25th, 2020 by Kristina Fleuty

The Defence Research Network’s June newsletter is out now. This month’s newsletter is jam-packed with content and there is a focus on all things books! The newsletter is always a…

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Qualitative Research – Free Webinar Tomorrow 18/6
June 17th, 2020 by Kristina Fleuty

Rapid qualitative evidence synthesis: balancing rigour with speed  12-1 pm, Thursday 18th June Since late 2019, the research community has responded with speed in an effort to contribute to the…

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Veterans Entry Program in Australia – grants to support transition to university
June 5th, 2020 by Kristina Fleuty

The Office of the Minister for Veterans’ Affairs and Minister for Defence Personnel has given Australian Catholic University (ACU) a grant of more than $240,000 from the 2019-20 Supporting Younger…

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Scholarships – Canadian Institute for Military and Veteran Health Research
May 29th, 2020 by Kristina Fleuty

The 2020 application process is now open for Canadian research students to apply for the following scholarships and an award: Royal Canadian Legion Masters Scholarship in Veteran Health Research Awarded…

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New Hub Tag: “working with veterans and families”
May 7th, 2020 by Kristina Fleuty

The VFR Hub’s research repository is searchable in various ways. One way is through the use of tags and key word searches. A new key word phrase has been applied…

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Military Family Life: Team Talk on BFBS Radio
May 6th, 2020 by Kristina Fleuty

BFBS Radio recently launched Team Talk, a brand new show about what family life is really like, when one, or both parents are serving members of the UK armed forces….

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Research update from the Medical Advisory Committee (MAC)
May 6th, 2020 by Kristina Fleuty

The latest summary of the latest research news prepared for the Medical Advisory Committee (MAC) is now available. Click here to read.

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Studies tackle who joins the US military and why, but their findings aren’t what many assume
April 29th, 2020 by Kristina Fleuty

Ever since the U.S. military became an all-volunteer force, a preconception has existed among many Americans that those who choose to join the armed services do so because they have no other…

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The diary of an Operational Stress Injury clinic psychiatrist during the COVID-19 pandemic
April 23rd, 2020 by Kristina Fleuty

THE SHIFTING LANDSCAPE OF A PANDEMIC How quickly things have changed. In January 2020, COVID-19 was considered a distant problem, primarily for a region in China. There was a consensus…

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Advocacy Helps Veterans Navigate Post Service Life
April 22nd, 2020 by Kristina Fleuty

Advocacy can have a significant positive impact on a veteran’s ability to navigate the practical challenges of post service life. That’s the key conclusion of an interim independent evaluation of…

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