How do I get involved?


Getting involved with networks, events and campaigns is a great way to demonstrate your organisation’s commitment to being a forces-friendly employer. 

Find out about the different ways your organisation can get involved with campaigns such as Military March. Connect with fellow employers and share knowledge at events such as our Armed Forces network meetings. 

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NHS Employers Armed Forces Network

Join our NHS Employers network to raise awareness of the Armed Forces community within the NHS and learn from other organisations.


Military March

Military March is a month long celebration of the Armed Forces community within the NHS. For 2019, NHS Employers focused on four key themes: attract, engage, retain and innovate.

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Armed Forces Week and Reserves Day

Armed Forces Week and Reserves Day are national campaign opportunities for employers to get involved in and show their support for the Armed Forces community.

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Calendar of events

Our Armed Forces calendar contains details of upcoming engagement events that employers can attend.

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