Index of services for transition

British Army Transition and Resettlement Guides

British Forces Resettlement Service – a social enterprise created for the armed forces community (including families) to help with the transition to civilian life.

Children’s Education Advisory Service (CEAS)

Citizens Advice

Career Transition Partnership (CTP)

CTP Assist for Wounded, Injured and Sick leavers

CTP Future Horizons for Early Service Leavers

Civvy street – the Royal British Legion’s employability site for the Service community (including families)

Defence recovery and personnel recovery centres

Easy resettlement

Forces Media Academy – run by SSVC to provide veterans and service leavers with training, experience and qualifications in a multi-media environment

Forces Pension Society

Housing Options Scotland – Military Matters

JobCentre Plus

Joining Forces Credit Union – savings and loans for the Armed Forces made simple

Joint Service Housing Advice Office (JSHAO)

LifeWorks – help for ex serving and military families to get the job you want

MOD Benefits calculator/app

MOD Service Leavers Guide

Moneyforce – help to get ‘moneyfit’

NHS healthcare for the Armed Forces Community

NHS mental health services for Armed Forces

NI credits for spouses

Officers’ Association

Poppy Scotland

Project FORTIS – careers network for service leavers and veterans

RAF Association

RAF Benevolent Fund

Recruit for Spouses

SORTED! – help with CV writing


SSAFA Mentoring Programme

The Royal British Legion

Tri-service regulations for expenses and allowances (JSP752)

Tri-service resettlement manual (JSP 534)

Veteran’s Factsheet 2020 – Key facts and data about military veterans in the UK

Veterans Scotland

Veterans UK including the Veterans Welfare Service document, ‘Useful links for the service community

Veterans’ Gateway – first point of contact for veterans’ and their families seeking support

Welcome to Scotland – a guide for service personnel moving to Scotland

What next? – tri-annual resettlement directory

Welsh Government Support for the Armed Forces

XForces – help with self employment and enterprise