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Veterans' Lottery grant to combat mental health problems
Awareness of mental health has never been greater and the decision this week by Prince Harry to speak out about his own personal challenges has put the issue centre stage. So it is fitting that the Veterans’ Foundation today announces funding to Combat Stress, the UK’s leading veterans’ mental health charity.
Veterans' Lottery players help homeless h
The players of the national Veterans’ Lottery have this week funded a grant to a charity dedicated to helping homeless veterans. Launchpad, based in...
Charity grant could be life-changing for
A charity which delivers life-changing projects to ex servicemen and women who are experiencing difficulties in adjusting to a new life as a civilian...
It's all 'smiles' at Scotty's Little Sold
A grant that will help the children of bereaved service men and women has been awarded by the trustees of the Veterans’ Foundation. Thanks to a donat...
Important The Veterans' Foundation is ope
Veterans' Foundation CEO Major General David Shaw CBE has this week spoken out about the importance of transparency of military charities.
Bravehound celebrates grant to support ve
The trauma of service and conflict can live with veterans forever and its effects can be debilitating. Finding ways to support ex-service men and wom...
New career hopes for veterans, thanks to
A grant funded by the players of the national Veterans’ Lottery will give military personnel and veterans the chance of discovering a new career in th...
Legendary veteran who torpedoed Bismarck
A veteran pilot who helped to sink the Bismarck during WW2 has died at the age of 97. Lt Cdr John "Jock" Moffat was credited with launching the torpe...
Christmas cheer for veterans in need - th
British veterans in need have been given a Christmas boost following six grants funded by players of the national Veterans’ Lottery. The awards, dist...
D-DAY hero's daughter scoops lottery win
The daughter of a D-Day hero has landed first prize in the latest Veterans' Foundation Lottery draw. Rosaline Greening, from Dorchester, won £5,000 w...
Veterans in training for cycle challenge
Fifteen veterans are in training for a cycle expedition through the Pyrenees as part of their rehabilitation process. Thanks to the funds raised by t...