Extra funding for service charities as veterans’ support is stepped up

Government announced today (25th June 2020) the Office for Veterans’ Affairs (OVA) and the MOD have announced that 100 Armed Forces charities will benefit from nearly £6million of extra funding to support serving personnel, veterans and their families during the coronavirus pandemic.

  • £6million of new funding announced for 100 military charities across the UK
  • Consultation will be launched in July on tax relief for businesses that employ veterans
  • Enhanced support for ex-service personnel announced during Armed Forces week part of government’s drive to make the UK the best country to be a veteran

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