Thursday, 25 February 2016

MOD Childcare Vouchers - Save £933 In Childcare Costs

You could be saving up to £933 in childcare costs – are you missing out?
Raising a family is demanding, and worrying about the cost of childcare is something that most parents could do without. As you work for the MOD, you could be saving money on your childcare costs by taking childcare vouchers.
What are childcare vouchers? Childcare vouchers are a government initiative, allowing working parents or guardians to save money on childcare costs until your child is 15. 

Wednesday, 24 February 2016

UBER Military Opportunities


Uber Military launches scheme in Newcastle, London and Liverpool
Uber is launching a new scheme to recruit veterans, their spouses and their dependents to become Uber drivers by launching UberMILITARY in the UK.
From veterans looking for flexible part-time work, to TA reservists looking for a full-time opportunity between drills, to military spouses hoping for a job that can follow them on the next move, Uber is a perfect fit.

Resettlement Support For Service Leavers - CTP

Resettlement Support for Service Leavers: Career Transition Partnership

The Career Transition Partnership (CTP) is a partnering agreement between the Ministry of Defence and Right Management Ltd, who are global career development and outplacement specialists and part of the ManpowerGroup. 

The CTP provides free resettlement services for those leaving the Royal Navy, Army, Royal Air Force and Marines. Regardless of rank, time served, or reason for leaving, all members of the Armed Forces can benefit from CTP support when leaving Service.


Wednesday, 10 February 2016

Joint Casualty & Compassionate Centre (JCCC) Films And App Launched

 Does your family know who to contact in the Military if you are faced with an emergency at home? Download the new Joint Casualty and Compassionate Centre (JCCC) app ‘MOD ICE’ to guide you through the most common types of family emergency and how JCCC can help. Two new JCCC briefing films are also available to watch, download and follow key messages. JCCC FILMS

MOD Service Leavers Guide - Latest Edition Now Available

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 and individuals should receive their own hard copy in the post from Defence Business Services at the 9 month point.

Service Leavers Guide

If you haven't received your copy, please get in touch with the JPAC here:

JPAC Enquiry Centre
Mail Point 355
Kentigern House
65 Brown Street
Glasgow
G2 8EX

Email: JPAC@dbspv.mod.uk

Serving personnel enquiries: 94560 3600

SFA - Utility Bills

Have you just moved into a property? If you have received any gas bills/letters relating to the period before you moved in please visit http://www.carillionamey.co.uk/service-family-accommodation/information-about-our-services/utility-bills.aspx

Friday, 5 February 2016

JSHAO (Joint Service Housing Advice Office)


The contact number for the JSHAO Advice line is:

Mil 94222 7574, Civ 01252 787574, Freephone: 0800 3287641

The JSHAO postal address is:

Joint Service Housing Advice Office
Montgomery House
Hammersley Barracks
Queen’s Avenue
ALDERSHOT
Hampshire
GU11 2JN

Request for Feedback on Army Website


www.army.mod.co.uk is built for you, make your opinion heard.

We are in the process of gathering feedback about the current website and your expectations for the new one and are looking for family members of soldiers and former staff thinking of re-joining the army for a short interview on the phone.

Please get in touch with our partner agency - 0207 173 2885 or army.itw@readingroom.com

Dept Work and Pensions (DWP) Service Information

To view and/or download the information leaflet, please click HERE

Changes to the Armed Forces Service Complaints Process



Please click HERE to view/download pamphlet

Thursday, 4 February 2016

SaBRE (Supporting Britain’s Reservists and their Employers) - Now Defence Relationship Management

DRM is a single point of contact linking employers with the Ministry of Defence (MOD).

About DRM

We offer advice and support on employing members of the armed forces community, and enable organisations to develop a mutually beneficial working relationship with the MOD. DRM builds on the successful SaBRE (Supporting Britain’s Reservists and their Employers) information campaign and continues defence’s work with reservists, their employers, and those organisations who want to partner with defence.

MOD Health Campaign - Time To Quit Smoking

For more information visit:










Maintaining fitness is essential to being healthy. Boost your fitness and 

go#smokefree http://ow.ly/WBaEG

Monday, 1 February 2016

Combat Stress 24 Hour Helpline for Armed Forces, Veterans & Families

If you're currently serving, or have served in the UK Armed Forces, you can call our 24-Hour Helpline to talk about mental health. 


If you're a family member or carer worried about a loved one or are suffering yourself, you can use it too: 


0800 138 1619.

http://www.combatstress.org.uk/veterans/24-hour-helpline/?platform=hootsuite

St John Ambulance YouTube Video: Find out how to help a baby who's not breathing with baby CPR

Find out how to help a baby who’s not breathing with #babyCPR, taught by the stars of Nursery Rhymes Inc. – the new advert from St John Ambulance. Remember the song, in case things go wrong. 

'Don't Join The Army': New Recruitment Advertisement Launch












Want to become ‪#‎ABetterYou‬
Be the first to see the Army Jobs new TV advert this Saturday: