Image for Walking with the Wounded Event - Going the extra mile: Demob Job LTD raise over £4,000 for WWTW

Going the extra mile: Demob Job LTD raise over £4,000 for WWTW

We are extremely grateful to all of our fundraisers who take on extraordinary challenges to raise money for WWTW. On September 8th, a team from Demob Job LTD took on the Great North Run in aid of our charity and raised an impressive £4,000! The team share their thoughts about their experience below:

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Image for Walking with the Wounded Event - Veteran mental health, PTSD and the role of charities- Written by WWTW CEO Ed Parker

Veteran mental health, PTSD and the role of charities- Written by WWTW CEO Ed Parker

The majority of British military personnel leave the Armed Forces and enjoy a smooth transition into civilian life, but for some the shift from military to ‘Civvy Street’ is not so straightforward. Recent statistics from the Ministry of Defence found that diagnosis of mental health issues in veterans has doubled to 3 per cent in the past decade. However, some estimate that this figure could be as high as 10 per cent. Veteran mental health is a complex topic; it is important that we normalise conversations around this matter. This is how real change can happen.

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Image for Walking with the Wounded Event - Walking With The Wounded appoint new IPS Employment Advisor to support West Midland veterans

Walking With The Wounded appoint new IPS Employment Advisor to support West Midland veterans

Walking With The Wounded (WWTW) has announced the appointment of Paul Schofield as their new IPS Employment Advisor. He will support service users from Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Foundation Trust and the Veteran Mental Health Network Transition, Intervention and Liaison Service (TILS), working closely with regional partner Birmingham Royal British Legion (RBL) pop-in centre.

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Job Vacancy

Litterforce Project Officer

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Image for Walking with the Wounded Event - The Last Overland : Singapore to London

The Last Overland : Singapore to London

In 1955, a team of intrepid adventurers set off on The Oxford & Cambridge Far Eastern Expedition- an incredible 16,000 km journey driving from Singapore to London, funded by Land Rover. In August 2019, a team are set to recreate the infamous route and raise funds for Walking With The Wounded.

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New Programme For Walking With The Wounded: Northern Care Coordination Partnership

Walking With The Wounded (WWTW) has launched a new pilot programme designed to help reach and support the most complex mental health needs veterans, their families and carers.

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One Small Step for Emily

Walking With The Wounded receives fantastic support from our veteran community. Every day they inspire us with their determination, drive and ambition. One such veteran is Emily who was medically discharged from the RAF after serving for six and a half years.

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Image for Walking with the Wounded Event - Duncan Slater returning to the MdS to mark 10 years since amputations

Duncan Slater returning to the MdS to mark 10 years since amputations

Ex RAF Sgt who became the first double-leg amputee to complete the Marathon des Sables is back for more to show others what is possible

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Image for Walking with the Wounded Event - From SAS Who Dares Wins to running the MdS: Wayne Bridge signs for Walking With The Wounded

From SAS Who Dares Wins to running the MdS: Wayne Bridge signs for Walking With The Wounded

Ex England, Chelsea and Man City footballer is joining our Marathon des Sables team for 2020

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Image for Walking with the Wounded Event - Calling All Ex-Military Personnel

Calling All Ex-Military Personnel

Your Community Needs You & Your Skills!

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