Monday, 29 February 2016

Send-a-Hug : Little Troopers

As a charity Little Troopers have recently relaunched their new Separation Packs and Send a Hug Kits for military families. These are tangible resources to help the British Army through repeated separation periods from their service person.

You can see more at www.littletroopers.net

Tuesday, 16 February 2016

Thursday, 11 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

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Monday, 8 February 2016

JSHAO (Joint Service Housing Advice Office)


The contact number for the JSHAO Advice line is:

Mil 94222 7574
Civ 01252 787574

Freephone: 0800 3287641

The JSHAO postal address is:

Joint Service Housing Advice Office
Montgomery House
Hammersley Barracks
Queen’s Avenue
ALDERSHOT
Hampshire
GU11 2JN

Tuesday, 2 February 2016

AFF SERVICE TO F&C FAMILIES

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Monday, 1 February 2016

Career Transition Partnership - Resettlement Support for up to Two Years Post-Service


Resettlement support continues

Resettlement support doesn't end when you leave the Armed Forces.You can seek help if eligible from your Regional Resettlement Centre for up to two years after your discharge date.

Career advice and guidance
If you attended a Career Transition Workshop or worked with a CTP Career Consultant on a one-to-one basis prior to leaving, you’re eligible for advice and information from your Career Consultant for up to two years post-discharge.

You can contact them by phone, email, or in person, whether it’s to discuss a job application, get feedback on your CV, or simply review your career direction.

You may also be able to attend CTP Employment Fairs or seminars, interview techniques workshops or other events, depending on availability of places.

If you didn’t access resettlement services prior to leaving, you may still be eligible for job finding assistance. To check your eligibility and find out more, contact your nearest Regional Resettlement Centre.

Information extracted from https://www.ctp.org.uk/continued-support. Please visit this link for further details.

Combat Stress 24 Hour Helpline for Armed Forces, Veterans & Families

If you're currently serving, or have served in the UK Armed Forces, you can call our 24-Hour Helpline to talk about mental health. 

If you're a family member or carer worried about a loved one or are suffering yourself, you can use it too: 

0800 138 1619.
http://www.combatstress.org.uk/veterans/24-hour-helpline/?platform=hootsuite