Autumn Budget sees DMWS expand service to the South

Treasury awarded ABF The Soldiers’ Charity £1.2 million to provide bespoke medical welfare service in partnership with the Defence Medical Welfare Service.Read more

Police Welfare Service Pilot Performance Review 2017

Our recently published Police Welfare Service Pilot Performance Review 2017 has identified a number of benefits for individual police officers and from an organisational perspective.Read more

Our Staff Remembers

Many of our team members have first hand experience in what it means to put themselves in harm's way to protect the nation. Here are their personal thoughts on Armistice Day.Read more

Scottish Veterans benefit from additional Welfare

DMWS Welfare Officers are embedded within NHS Trusts in Scotland to ensure that older veterans and their families have access to the very best of welfare support when receiving medical care.Read more

Mental Health First Aid is for everyone

On World Mental Health Day we are reminded that 1 in 4 people suffer from mental health problems. At DMWS Training we are passionate about delivering Mental Health First Aid courses to everyone.Read more

Welfare Officers established in two more councils

Our confidential and professional medical welfare service is now in place in Herefordshire and Nottinghamshire and we are looking forward to delivering our service in partnership with the two councils.Read more

Hampshire teams up with DMWS Training for Covenant funded courses

DMWS is delighted to deliver Armed Forces focused Mental Health First Aid training to Hampshire County Council workers to increase understanding and awareness of service life.Read more

New Model of Care for Armed Forces Community launched

Official launch of the Armed Forces Healthcare Navigator Service to support members of the Armed Forces community to access care and support in Birmingham.Read more

New memorial pays tribute to 1940 Blitz victims

In a joint project with EFAN, DMWS organised a new war memorial at Salford Royal to commemorate the night that the hospital suffered fatalities during the Manchester Blitz of Christmas 1940.Read more

MoD Employer Recognition Scheme Silver Award

DMWS has been re-awarded the MoD Employer Recognition Scheme Silver Award for our exceptional support to the Armed Forces community. Being recognised for our work is a real honour.Read more

DMWS helps to reduce veteran’s social isolation

DMWS has extended their person-centred medical welfare service to military veterans. Read how Welfare Officer Karen Daniels has supported 96 year old WW2 Veteran Paddy and connected him to a community he feels understood and safe in.Read more

DMWS elected to Cobseo Executive

DMWS is delighted to have been elected to the Confederation of Service Charities (Cobseo) Executive alongside War Widows Association and the Poppy Factory. The results were announced during the Cobseo Annual General Meeting on Tuesday 11 July 2017.Read more