Partners and Affiliates

Funded by

Forces in Mind Trust

Forces in Mind Trust improves the civilian lives of ex-Service personnel and their families by providing evidence to deliver transformational and sustained change. With the evidence our awards produce, we advocate changes to policy and service delivery by both the State and Voluntary sectors.

DSC's Armed Forces Charities Project, including this website, continues to be generously funded by the Forces in Mind Trust.

In association with 


Cobseo, as the Confederation of Service Charities, provides a single point of contact for interaction with Government, including local government and the Devolved Administrations; with the Royal Household; with the Private Sector; and, of course, with other members of the Armed Forces Community.

This allows Cobseo members to interact with all interested parties and especially to cooperate and collaborate with others in order to provide the best possible level of support to our beneficiaries.

Veterans Scotland

Veterans Scotland aim to enhance the welfare of the veterans community in Scotland by acting as the prime vehicle for: joint working between its member charities; for the dissemination of information to its members and the coordination of joint approaches to UK; Scottish Government; Local Authorities and other organisations whose business is of benefit to veterans.

Affiliated with

The Veterans Research Hub

The Veterans Research Hub project was initiated by FiMT, Lord Ashcroft and Anglia Ruskin University to: Provide an accessible, contemporary and authoritative repository of UK and international research-related resources and literature on military veterans and their families, including transitions to civilian lives that informs and stimulates research, policy development, improved service delivery and journalistic enquiry.

Veterans Gateway

Veterans Gateway put veterans and their families in touch with the organisations best placed to help with the information, advice and support they need – from healthcare and housing to employability, finances, personal relationships and more.

Soldiering On Awards

The Soldiering On Awards recognise the outstanding achievements of those who have served their country, and the diverse people and groups who work together in support of the Armed Forces Community.

The awards aim to encourage support for this remarkable community by celebrating the achievements of the people, teams and businesses within it.