Category Archives: Charities and Causes

Focus Group at AAFDI

Great #AAFDI this evening with @CllrVosper (Armed Forces Covenant Champion) Lucy from @SimpleIsntIt and Laura from the Vine Centre & @PoppyLegion working as a Focus Group for the new #VeteransHubs Guide in Aldershot. Thank you ladies 😀 Advertisements

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Veterans Support Association

The SMPL team are woking on the Veterans Hubs project trying to bring together Veterans needs and services supporting them across Kent, E Sussex, W Sussex, Hampshire and Surrey. And we get to visit some interesting and unusual events….. Just … Continue reading

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Change of Location for SAFDI this week.

We have changed the location of the Surrey Armed Forces Drop In (SAFDI) this week due to a clash of events. On Thursday 22nd February 2018 we will be meeting Veterans at the Woking Railway Athletic Club (also known as … Continue reading

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The National Emergency Service Memorial

Just about a year ago the team behind National Emergency Services Memorial (@TheNESM) in the UK decided to create a lasting memorial to the modern emergency services family. Strangely today in the UK there is no single memorial to all the … Continue reading

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Phil Running London Marathon 2018 for Crimestoppers UK Charity — CharityUKNews

Crimestoppers is an independent charity helping to find criminals and solve crimes. They change people’s’ lives every day by helping to make communities safer across the UK. They have an anonymous phone number, 0800 555 111, that people can call … Continue reading

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SAFDI Meets this Thursday

Please share widely: SAFDI Meets this Thursday 17th Aug at Woking FC 1000-1300. Everyone is welcome and it’s free and fun. SAFDI supports our armed forces veterans.  Our “guest” speaker is John Keegan OBE. Remember that anyone who has served … Continue reading

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The National Emergency Services Memorial #Charity — CharityUKNews

Our Emergency Services are the finest in the world. These are extraordinary, selfless men and women who think only of others and often risk their lives to keep Britain safe Over 250,000 police, fire fighters, nurses, doctors, all medical staff, … Continue reading

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Surrey Armed Forces Drop-in (May)

Good News, its almost time (25th May) for the Surrey Armed Forces Drop-in held at Woking Football Club. Come in between 1000-1300 and see us. This months guest speaker is the top blogger Soldier to Civvi. It’s all free – … Continue reading

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Vulnerable Veterans – march on…

The Vulnerable Veterans Project helps British armed forces veterans, reserves and their families who come into contact with the criminal justice system or become homeless.   Vulnerable Veterans – Halting the Revolving Door. Moves into Phase 2.  On the first of … Continue reading

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Two things I discovered about me this week.

I volunteer with a Lowland Rescue team. I’m a trainee searcher (Search Technician) with Surrey Search and Rescue and this week volunteering with them taught me two things about myself: That I’m still able to deal with distressing situations and being … Continue reading

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