Resettlement and Careers

Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association Forces Help

SSAFA offers support to serving and ex service personnel and their families. They provide financial assistance, emotional support and practical advice

Tel: 01905 21728

The Regular Forces Employer Association

The RFEA's simple aim is to help those leaving the Armed Forces to find and to remain in employment throughout their working lives. This is done as part of the Career Transition Partnership (CTP) for up to two years after discharge and thereafter is done on behalf of the Service Benevolence Funds


Career Transition Partnership

Help and Information about careers for personnel who are leaving or have already left the armed forces


British Forces Resettlement Services

British Forces Resettlement Services (BFRS), is a non-profit company working in the interests of the Forces Community. With 14,000 members, BFRS has created an Armed Forces network offering support to the Forces community and their families during the transition process and for the rest of their careers.

Tel: 0845 308 2406


Resettlement Services

This site contains advice and information for personnel who are leaving or have already left the UK Armed Forces. Here you will find Resettlement information for the Royal Navy (RN), Army and the Royal Air Force (RAF) about the whole Resettlement process, what to do at each stage and how to do it


Royal British Legion

Uniting men and women who have served or are serving in HM Forces, raising funds to assist ex servicemen and women and their dependants who find themselves in difficulties. Welfare and benevolence, providing grants, assisting pension claimants.

Tel: 08457 725725

Civvy Street

Help with education, retraining and job opportunities, as well as with practical matters like finance, housing and pensions

Tel: 0800 1694073

Royal British Legion Industries

Providing Employment and careers support, support for veterans, hosing and care

Tel: 01452 505686

Security Cleared Jobs

Security Cleared jobs is a UK based job board designed for individuals working across all industry sectors who have obtained security clearance or who meet the criteria for being granted security clearance.

Tel: 0845 2703003

Redditch Borough Council

Thinking of starting up a new business. Get start up advice and information about available grants - further details can be found here