Achieving Gold – HRH The Earl of Wessex Awards DMWS

Prince Edward and the Defence Secretary, the Rt Hon Gavin Williamson CBE MP presented special awards to organisations that support the armed forces and their families by offering training, work placements and employment.Read more

DMWS Participate in the Muster during the Festival of Remembrance

This year DMWS Professional Standards Manager, Elaine Crawforth; and Welfare Officer, John Walker were honoured to be selected to represent the charity during the Muster.Read more

General the Lord Dannatt, former Head of the British Army, Visits DMWS

The Defence Medical Welfare Service (DMWS); has the pleasure of welcoming General the Lord Dannatt GCB CBE MC DL, to our HQ offices in Andover to meet with our team and hear some of the recent thought-provoking and challenging case studies our Welfare Officers have supported.Read more

Reserves and Cadets Honoured by Hampshire's Lord Lieutenant at Annual Awards Ceremony

Members of the military reserves and cadets have been recognised for their service at a ceremony hosted by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant’s Nigel Atkinson Esq.Read more

Grant from Royal Navy and Royal Marines Charity helps DMWS to support the Naval community

a substantial grant has been awarded to DMWS to support serving Royal Navy and Royal Marines, Veterans and families who are receiving medical treatment.Read more

Mental Health Awareness Saves Lives

Today, on World Mental Health Day, we share a personal letter sent to our Mental Health First Aid Training Manager, which shows how Awareness around Mental Health can save lives.Read more

The power of collaboration; veterans share their stories of receiving DMWS support

Edinburgh Castle opened its doors to DMWS service users, other beneficiaries and influencers to attend a unique “Caring for those who Serve” Dinner to raise awareness of the Charity.Read more

75 Years On: The Welfare Officers Supporting Veterans in Scotland

Watch the Forces News reports on the support DMWS Welfare Officer Emma Gration provides to older veterans, their family and carers in Ayrshire.Read more

Mental health ‘first aid’ course to help ex-service community

THE mental health needs of Guernsey’s unknown number of servicemen and ex-servicemen must be addressed with greater precision.Read more

Welfare Officer's Garden Makeover revealed

Inspirational DMWS Welfare Officer's garden makeover has finally been revealed on ITV's Love Your Garden with Alan Titchmarsh’s creating a garden to be enjoyed for years to come.Read more

AF Covenant Gold Employer Recognition Scheme Award

Alongside 50 other organisations, DMWS was honoured to receive notification of our Gold Award 2018 President of the South East Reserve Forces’ & Cadets.Read more

Attending Armed Forces Days around the country

Our Welfare Officers have attended several Armed Forces Days around the country to show their appreciation for the work of our Armed Forces and inform the community of the medical welfare service we provide to them.Read more