FirstLight Trust is a veteran-led charity that aims to offer support to veterans as they transition into civilian life. ABF recently gave FirstLight Trust a grant of £20,000 towards support worker costs at their Lancaster Hub.
SSAFA is celebrating 100 years of the RAF. SSAFA has been around since 1885 and has supported the RAF since their formation in 1918. They started providing RAF Personal Support and Social Work in 1990.
This year marks the 100-year anniversary of one of the most significant moments in British history but new research commissioned by SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity has revealed that many young people have no idea about the historic facts surrounding the First World War.
The One Poll survey quizzed the nation on their basic historical knowledge and understanding of the Great War and revealed a distinct difference between ‘Millennials’ knowledge compared to ‘Generation X’ and the ‘Baby Boomers.’
The annual SSAFA Big Brew Up has, once again, attracted huge support around the world.
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MOD brews up for SSAFA Forces Help
Defence Secretary Philip Hammond outlined his vision for Defence in a speech to the Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association (SSAFA) Annual Defence Industry Dinner last night.
Defence Secretary outlines vision for Defence