The National Lottery Community Fund award DMWS funding towards expansion of services in the Scottish Borders

We are delighted to announce receipt of an award from The National Lottery Community Fund, made possible by National Lottery players. This generous funding will be used to provide medical welfare support to the Armed Forces Community, older people and their families, exclusively in the Scottish Bord... Read more

DMWS 80th Anniversary Epic 80km Ultra Event!

Come and celebrate 80 years of DMWS’ life-changing support for our military, police and NHS frontline staff on 9th September 2023 with our epic Ultra Challenge.  All Funds raised will be used to provide our welfare support service to anyone who has committed their lives to serve their communi... Read more

Veterans’ Health Innovation Fund gets off the ground thanks to Government Funding

A project focused on improving the wellbeing of Scottish veterans through assistive technologies has received the green light following funding from the Office for Veterans Affairs. As part of the Veterans’ Health Innovation Fund, Defence Medical Welfare Service (DMWS) will partner with NHS Lanark... Read more

DMWS celebrates after receiving £41k from the Severn Trent Community Fund to support military families in Birmingham.

Defence Medical Welfare Service (DMWS) is today celebrating after being awarded just over £41,000 in funding from the Severn Trent Community Fund to extend its work supporting the Armed Forces community in Birmingham. With the added funding, DMWS is excited to embark on a mission to improve the hea... Read more

DMWS Cyprus Team recognised by MoD for their performance

Special recognition was given to our Cyprus team by the Ministry of Defence (MoD) after they received the ‘MoD Team of the Year’ award at DMWS 2022 staff awards. The team have faced challenges throughout the year as they have operated 24 hours a day, 365 days a year across all of the sta... Read more

ABF The Soldiers’ Charity award DMWS £200,000 towards to expansion of services

ABF The Soldiers’ Charity have generously awarded Defence Medical Welfare Service (DMWS) £200,000 to help boost the support available throughout the UK. With the funding, DMWS will be able to operate more welfare officers than ever before. The additional funding will ensure all members of the Arm... Read more

The RNRMC awards funding to DMWS for the expansion of welfare services through the UK

The RNRMC (Royal Navy Royal Marines Charity) have generously awarded DMWS a 3-year grant towards the expansion of services across the UK. The funding will be used to further our reach and help more individuals from the Armed Forces community, namely those who have served or continue to serve in eith... Read more

Dorset Carers receive a boost after Armed Forces Covenant Fund Trust award DMWS £93,000 in support

A new project focusing on supporting Armed Forces Carers in Dorset has been funded by the Armed Forces Covenant Fund Trust with £93,000 in support. With this funding, DMWS are now able to offer specialist welfare services to carers caring for vulnerable members of the Armed Forces community in orde... Read more

The Veterans’ Foundation continue to support DMWS and Herefordshire Veterans

The Veterans’ Foundation has awarded substantial funding to the Defence Medical Welfare Service (DMWS) to continue the provision of welfare services to veterans in Herefordshire. Through this funding, DMWS will be able to continue its Herefordshire Family Welfare service for veterans, their fa... Read more

ABF The Soldiers’ Charity Fund an Award-Winning Project for Defence Medical Welfare Service

As a result of sustained funding provided to Defence Medical Welfare Service (DMWS) by ABF The Soldiers’ Charity, Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust has awarded Matt Long of DMWS its ‘Outstanding Partner’ Award. The award recognises those who have demonstrated an exceptional commitment... Read more