News Articles: January 2019

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Date Posted: Thursday, 31 January 2019 @ 10:25
The Cumbrian Challenge is military charity Walking With The Wounded’s annual flagshipfundraising event for individuals, organisations and companies who want to showtheir support and experience a memorable team-building weekend in the LakeDistrict, alongside those who have been directly supported by the charity.WWTW targets those who have fallen the furthest, men andwomen struggling with mental health issues, unemployment, homelessness orcau...
Date Posted: Wednesday, 30 January 2019 @ 15:26
Nearly £500 million will be spent building more than 11,000 much-needed affordable properties across the country, Communities Secretary Rt Hon James Brokenshire MP has announced today (30 January 2019).The funding boost, which will help the government towards its target of building 300,000 properties a year by the mid 2020s, was announced at the London First Building Summit this morning.The strategic partnerships, agreed by Homes England fr...
Date Posted: Wednesday, 23 January 2019 @ 08:31
The Veterans’ Gateway, the first port of call for veterans’ support, has begun a new trial outreach service for those who have served in the armed forces.Supported by £108,000 of funding from the Ministry of Defence, the Veterans’ Gateway will now proactively call ex-service personnel who have been in contact to ask for support.Under the new initiative, the Gateway will identify the most vulnerable ex-service personnel who...
Date Posted: Monday, 14 January 2019 @ 16:26
Clore Social Leadership, togetherwith the Forces in Mind Trust (FiMT), and Cobseo are delighted to announcedetails of over 20 successful emerging leaders who will participate in thesecond Cobseo Emerging Leader Programme designed for the Armed Forces charitiessector and core funded by FiMT.The Cobseo Emerging LeaderProgramme is a 6-month leadership development journey aimed at emerging leadersworking in the Armed Forces charities sector. Designed...
Date Posted: Wednesday, 9 January 2019 @ 15:18
On the 24th ofJanuary 2019, the British Forces Resettlement Services (BFRS) events willprovide the Armed Forces Community (AFC) with a great opportunity to meet andnetwork with employers at Aldershot Garrison Sports Centre.   Events hosted by BFRSevents allow the AFC to find out about the various industry sectors, availableto them, as well as, meeting with prospective employers.At the event, members ofthe AFC will be able to find out ab...