According to an independent assessment published today by the Scottish Veterans Commissioner Charlie Wallace, progress on supporting veterans in Scotland is to be applauded. However, there is more to do to ensure our veterans continue to receive the best possible levels of support and the services they need.Continue reading
Ahead of its official opening on 17th June, I caught up with Michelle Ferguson of Scotland’s Bravest Manufacturing Company (SMBC) on how the social enterprise is supporting the Scottish Armed Forces community.Continue reading
April was another busy but uplifting month as I met with some of Scotland’s leading veterans support organisations to hear about their successes and impact.
Throughout March, my focus has been meeting with Scottish Government Ministers to discuss the progress made against recommendations set out by Eric Fraser (my predecessor) in his various reports.
Last month I shared with you details of some of the organisations I had the pleasure of visiting and how I gained some really useful insights into the complex world of our Veterans community. I have continued this theme during February.Continue reading