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    March in March for #TeamCombatStress

    This March we’re asking the Great British public to put their best foot forward for Combat Stress. In the last 10 years we’ve seen a staggering 143% increase in former servicemen and women seeking our help for trauma-related mental health problems such as anxiety, depression and post-traumatic...
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    Just a quick question

    Hello all! Let's start by saying, I'm not fishing for reassurance or anything. I don't need wrapping in cotton wool... I need honesty from seasoned soldiers (former serving) I am a 5'4 Yorkshireman but on the slim side.... Would I get taken seriously as an Officer on first impressions? How...
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    Veteran/Contractor Event in Cheltenham

    Hi All, I've already posted this on LinkedIn etc but thought I would drop it in here as well for those that have missed it. There will be an event held in Cheltenham by St. James's Place Wealth Management aimed at ex military contractors or those transitioning from military to civvy...
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    Combat Stress - call for Scotland based volunteers?

    Hi all, Saw this and wondered if any Arrse members North of the Border could help out? Ping @Auld-Yin @Fang_Farrier @fairmaidofperth Passed on for what its worth,please relay . Many thanks. LINKY Do you live near Ayr and are free this weekend? Marks and Spencer Foodhall, Heathfield...
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    PhD veteran research: life after injury

    Hello all. Posting this (with Bad CO’s approval) about my PhD project researching life after a traumatic injury. I am currently looking to interview veterans who experienced a traumatic injury, which has led to separation/retirement from the Armed Forces/active duty. My definition of...
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    Impact of service later in life

    We are conducting a research study which will explore how people’s careers affect their health and wellbeing later on in life. We aim to see if military service may have a different impact on health and wellbeing in later life or not. The study will include military veterans and non-veterans and...
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    Moral injury

    The King's Centre for Military Health Research (KCMHR) are thinking of doing a project looking at how different types of extremely challenging military experiences can affect active duty UK Service Members and Veterans. We are particularly interested in hearing about military experiences that...
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    Veteran's Experiences in Civilian Employment

    Looking to conduct short phone interviews, around 15 minute in length with British Army veterans. The research aims to understand what benefits and barriers are created by time in service when moving into civilian employment. The research so far has highlighted the lack of financial support...
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    New QUEST: essential course and career information for serving and ex-Service personnel

    All-new QUEST magazine is now live, in print and online at QUEST – established for almost two decades as the go-to resettlement guide to careers and training opportunities for those leaving HM Armed Forces – now also incorporates COURSES 4 FORCES, its sister publication...
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    Journalist looking to speak to Iraq veterans

    Hi, I'm a journalist looking to speak to homeless (or formerly homeless) Iraq war veterans. Can you please get in touch if you'd like to speak to me about your experiences? Thanks!
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    Petition to raise wages to more than traffic warden

    Seen it in the paper about a traffic warden earning alot more than a soldier I think everyone would agree this is outrageous so anyway I put a petition together hope you guys will sign it to try and get this into Parliament Petition: Increase soldiers wages to more than what a traffic warden gets
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    NHS England: Engagement on mental health services for Veterans

    Just in by email: The NHS England engagement on mental health services for veterans is now live and the survey and supporting information can be accessed at: Developing mental health services for veterans in England - NHS England - Citizen Space The...