News

New Awards

Type: News

Categories: Armed Forces families, funding support, Impact, Veterans, Veterans' mental health and wellbeing

December 16, 2021

The Trust Awards nearly £1million to Sustaining Support: Supporting Veterans and Families Impacted by the Afghanistan Conflict

The Trust Awards £1million to Sustaining Support: Supporting Veterans and Families Impacted by the Afghanistan Conflict

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Service Dogs UK

Type: News

Categories: funding support, Impact, Programme news, Projects we've funded, Veterans, Veterans' mental health and wellbeing

November 15, 2021

Positive Pathways helps Veterans with PTSD with the ‘4 Paws 4 Veterans’ project

Positive Pathways helps Veterans with PTSD with the ‘4 Paws 4 Veterans’ project

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Armed Forces Covenant Fund Trust Funded Projects

Type: News

Categories: funding support, Programme news, Projects we've funded, Veterans

October 18, 2021

A word from ‘Force for Change’ video

A word from ‘Force for Change’ video

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A word from our project - Positive Pathways

Type: News

Categories: funding support, Impact, Positive Pathways Programme, Projects we've funded, Veterans, Veterans' mental health and wellbeing

October 7, 2021

A Word from the Positive Pathways Programme

A Word from the Positive Pathways Programme video

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The Armed Forces Covenant Trust Annual Report 2020/2021

Type: News

Categories: Impact, funding support, Armed Forces families

September 23, 2021

Trust’s Annual Report explores grant delivery through Covid pandemic

The Armed Forces Covenant Fund Trust has published its annual report for 2020/21, which gives the opportunity to reflect on a year of challenges.

th the Trustees under the outstanding leadership of Helen Helliwell, the Chair and the staff are responded to the challenges of Covid by focusing on what the Trust could do to support the Armed Forces charity sector, and the people it supports.

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Type: External News

Categories: funding support, Impact, Positive Pathways Programme, Projects we've funded, Veterans, Veterans' mental health and wellbeing

July 27, 2021

Climbing Out holds first programme for Veterans

Earlier this year, Climbing Out was awarded two grants by the Armed Forces Covenant Fund Trust to help the charity support members of the Armed Forces, veterans and their family members. They received the Positive Pathways grant to help veterans get active, reduce social isolation and integrate into the community. They also received The Force for Change grant for their Armed Forces Support project.

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Type: External News

Categories: Projects we've funded, Carers and Families, funding support, Armed Forces families, Removing Barriers to Family Life

July 27, 2021

Politician meets creative force of young people developing new board game

Alexander Stewart MSP has visited young people involved with the Royal Caledonian Education Trust (RCET), who have travelled to Edinburgh to begin the creative process of co-producing a new board game and comic book to transform civilian perceptions of life in an Armed Forces family.

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Reducing Isolation in Armed Forces communities

Type: News

Categories: Armed Forces Covenant Local Grants, Armed Forces families, funding support, Programme news, Projects we've funded, Veterans

July 20, 2021

Reducing Isolation in Forces communities across the UK: Latest awards announced from the Force for Change programme

We’re delighted to announce a further 64 projects supported under the latest round of the popular Armed Forces Covenant Fund: Force for Change programme!

Each of these projects, supported with a share of more than £600,000, will help to reduce isolation and promote integration, aiding the post-Covid recovery of our Armed Forces communities.

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Type: News

Categories: Programme news, Impact, funding support, Armed Forces families, Veterans

June 18, 2021

LIBOR funding supports unsung heroes

Head of Research at Directory for Social Change, Tom Traynor, details the latest report from the Directory for Social Change (DSC), which reveals the impact of LIBOR funding to hundreds of organisations and projects benefiting millions of people, including the Armed Forces community, Emergency services and the general public.

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Type: External News

Categories: Programme news, Projects we've funded, funding support, Armed Forces families, Removing Barriers to Family Life

April 30, 2021

Armed Forces young people to develop board game and comic book to share experiences to civilian peers

The Royal Caledonian Education Trust has received funding from the Armed Forces Covenant Trust to work with children and young people, from serving personnel and veteran families across Scotland, to develop a board game and comic book resource to raise greater awareness about their unique experiences to civilian peers and professionals.

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