Thursday, 26 January 2017

Changes to the Special Educational Needs Addition to the MOD Continuity of Education Allowance

Important Information for Parents and Schools


Changes to the Special Educational Needs Addition to the MOD Continuity of Education Allowance
(JSP 752 Part 2(V29.0 Jan 17) Chapter 9, Sections 2 and 4)

Wednesday, 25 January 2017

Monday, 23 January 2017

Forces Travel - Ferries

Click HERE for more information

Calculate Your Armed Forces Pension




You may be eligible for an armed forces pension if you’ve served in the armed forces.
Use this calculator to work out how much armed forces pension you may get.
Start now on the MOD service

Other ways to apply

You can also apply by post.
Download and fill in the pension forecast request (form 12) - the address is on the form.
The form covers the following pension schemes:
  • AFPS 75
  • AFPS 05
  • AFPS 15

Moray Flying Club- Discounted prices for Armed Forces Personnel

























Friday, 20 January 2017

Find Employment in your local area

Please CLICK HERE to visit the MyJobScotland Website where you can view employment opportunities in the local area and vacancies within your county council.

Service Leavers - Transition To Civilian Life


This guide covers resettlement, housing, leave, and pensions as well as the administrative procedures, for the smooth transition to Civilian Life. 
The guide is written for those who are going to live in the UK. 
If you are leaving the Army from the UK and returning to your country of origin you will need to ask about matters relating to that country.
 Your Unit Welfare Officer (UWO) would be a good place to start seeking help and advice. This guide tells you about the ex-Service and civilian welfare agencies which are there to help you, if you wish, once you have left the Army.
 It will also explain procedures for all Service Leavers (SL)




2017 Union Jack London Eye Offer

Vauxhall Military Discount

Vodafone Advantage MOD Scheme



Vodafone are proud to offer members of the British Armed Forces, and Ministry of Defence employees, savings of up to 30% on Vodafone Pay monthly bundles. The Vodafone Advantage discount is available on phone, tablet and SIM only plans – and up to five family members or friends can save too.

Click HERE for full details

Changes to the Special Educational Needs Addition to the MOD Continuity of Education Allowance

Important Information for Parents and Schools

Changes to the Special Educational Needs Addition to the MOD Continuity of Education Allowance
(JSP 752 Part 2(V29.0 Jan 17) Chapter 9, Sections 2 and 4)

Thursday, 19 January 2017

Wednesday, 11 January 2017

Are you interested in volunteering with SSAFA?

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Climb Kilimanjaro in 2018 for Help for Heroes - Register interest now

H4H's popular trek to the summit of Kilimanjaro will return in 2018. 

The snow-capped summit of the highest free standing mountain in the world rises high above the dusty plains of Africa offering spectacular views, huge glaciers and beautiful ice formations as reward for your physical and mental endeavour.

H4H is working to confirm the 2018 trek. If you would like to be the first to hear when we launch, please register your interest. 

For further information or to register your interest CLICK HERE

Alternatively you can email challenges@helpforheroes.org.uk or telephone 01725 514106

For details of other H4H Trekking Challenges CLICK HERE


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SSAFA Short Breaks 2017







Click HERE for further information

How Safe Is Your Child Online?





Worried about how safe your child is online? Click HERE for your guide to the social networks your children use and find out ways of keeping them safe online.

Thursday, 5 January 2017

MOD Service Leavers Guide



The latest version of the Service Leavers Guide is now available online at the link below. The booklet provides information on a range of topics to help you transition out of the service. 

Service Leavers Guide


JPA Notice - Service leavers guide
From 1 Jan 2016 the service leavers guide will be available as a digital download only and will be no longer distrubuted direct to service personnel in hard copy format. Ensuring that service leavers are signposted to the digital copy no later than 9 months to their termination date, is the responsibility of the first line resettlment team. 

Contacting Carillion amey - Phoning From A Mobile Or Abroad



Calls to the Carillion Amey Helpdesk 0800 707 6000 number from a mobile will incur a cost.  Please use the direct line number provided below.  

This goes to the same option number so is no different to the 0800 one, but will be included in talk time plans, or may cost less when calling from abroad.

The number is 0151 728 1630

Storybook Soldiers - Deployment/Exercise



Contact details for any questions are Jane at Storybook Soldiers Management Team

10 AEC, Bdg 59, Jellalabad Barracks, 

Tidworth SP9 7BN


Telephone : 01980 - 650515 
(Tidworth Mil. 94342 2515)
Click On The Link For More Information  www.storybooksoldiers.co.uk

Wednesday, 4 January 2017

‘The Grand Tour’ Heads to the British Forces



PRESS RELEASE
‘The Grand Tour’ Heads to the British Forces
 Fasten your seat belts! Amazon Prime Video’s The Grand Tour, featuring TV stars Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May, is going to be available to UK Armed Forces personnel serving overseas, launching on BFBS TV from January 7th 2017.

ARMED FORCES COVENANT - ANNUAL REVIEW

Supporting the Unsung Hero (SUH) - Business Startup Programme