Locations & Projects

DMWS currently operates across the UK and Cyprus. Welfare officers and DMWS staff are located within NHS Trusts in hospitals and communities. DMWS provide welfare support to serving personnel, veterans, NHS & frontline staff, Merchant Navy & their immediate family.

We also provide a UK wide telephone welfare support service via the DMWS Emergency Response Service.

DMWS UK Locations (Operations):

Area Location NHS Trust
Andover, Basingstoke & Winchester, Hampshire Andover War Memorial Hospital, Andover/ Basingstoke and North Hampshire Hospital, Basingstoke/

Royal Hampshire County Hospital, Winchester

Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Cambridge Addenbrooke’s Hospital Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Devon (Exeter) Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital, Exeter Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust
Dorset (Bournemouth & Dorchester) Royal Bournemouth Hospital/

Dorset County Hospital

The Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust/

Dorset County Hospital Foundation Trust

Fife Victoria Hospital, Kirkcaldy/

Queen Margaret Hospital, Dunfermline

NHS Fife
Herefordshire Hereford County Hospital/Ross on Wye Cottage Hospital/Bromyard Cottage Hospital/Leominster Cottage Hospital/Ledbury Cottage Hospital Wye Valley NHS Trust
North Lanarkshire University Hospital Wishaw NHS Lanarkshire
Nottingham Queen’s Medical Centre/Nottingham City Hospital Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust
Oxford John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Plymouth (Derriford) Derriford Hospital, Plymouth University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust
Portsmouth Queen Alexandra Hospital, Cosham, Portsmouth Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust
RCDM Birmingham Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Trust
Salisbury, Wiltshire Salisbury District Hospital Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust
Scottish Borders Borders General Hospital, Melrose NHS Borders
Somerset (Taunton) Musgrove Park Hospital, Taunton Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust
Southampton Southampton General Hospital University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust
Surrey (Frimley) Frimley Park Hospital, Frimley Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust
Swindon The Great Western Hospital, Swindon Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Vale of Leven Vale of Leven Hospital, Alexandria NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde


DMWS Projects:

Project Name Location Funder
DMWS Emergency Response Service & free phone UK wide (0800 999 3697) UK wide
MOD Contract Various locations


RBL Recovery Centre Battleback Centre, Lilleshall


NHS Scotland


Fife and Lanarkshire
ABF South of England (Serving personnel/Families and Veterans/ Families).


South of England
Cambridge NHS/Evelyn Trust – Medical Welfare Voluntary Services Coordinator Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge


Aged Veterans + Other Frailty patients: Project in Herefordshire Project in Herefordshire Eveson Trust


Masonic Charitable Foundation


Removing Barriers to Family Life Hereford

Somerset (Taunton)


The Armed Forces Covenant Fund Trust
Armed Forces Community: Project in Birmingham Birmingham The Armed Forces Covenant Fund Trust
Veterans Should Not Be Forgotten Lanarkshire & Fife/Glasgow & Edinburgh


Aged Veterans


Scottish Borders
Armed Forces Community + frail or frequent attenders


Nottingham Boots

Veterans’ Foundation


Armed Forces Community Vale of Leven, West Dunbartonshire, Scotland


Positive Pathways – Scotland and England Scotland and England Armed Forces Covenant Trust Fund



Find out more about specific DMWS Projects