Supporting the Armed Forces community
The Armed Forces community includes regular personnel, reservists, veterans, adult cadet force volunteers and families of regular personnel, reservists and veterans.
The values held by members of the Armed Forces community closely align to the NHS ways of working and values, with particular emphasis on service, commitment and respect.
Support for your Armed Forces agenda
Armed Forces reservists Community Connect - 7 February 2023
Our regular online forum for those managing, championing or supporting Armed Forces reservists in the NHS.
7 February 2023 14:00 - 15:30 GMT
Creating an Armed Forces policy
An overview of how to create an Armed Forces policy and what it should include.
1 September 2020
Military March 2023
Join us in celebrating your successes and raising awareness of the benefits brought to the NHS by the Armed Forces community.
25 January 2023
Latest blogs and case studies
Trust sets the pace on gold-standard military support
Milton Keynes University Hospital raced to the Defence silver award for its work supporting the Armed Forces, with sights now firmly set on gold.
6 January 2023
Recognising the Armed Forces in a primary care setting
A primary care provider in Portsmouth is making good on its pledge to support the local Armed Forces community while championing military employees.
20 December 2022
Achieving Defence gold standard across newly merged trust
Learn how a trust merger initiated a gold-standard approach to supporting the Armed Forces across the entire workforce.
30 September 2022
Step into Health
The Step into Health programme works to actively promote the NHS as an ideal employer to members of the Armed Forces community.