Veterans’ Mental Health Conference: Leading veterans’ mental health experts gathered on Thursday 16th March to discuss international perspectives on the mental health of the Armed Forces Community. They were joined by Prince Harry at King’s College London for the annual event, which for the second year running was sponsored solely by the Forces in Mind Trust (FiMT). Watch FiMT Chief Executive Ray Lock speak with London Live and watch him speak to Forces TV here.
Veterans Research Hub: Watch the launch of the Veterans Research Hub at the Houses of Parliament and see an interview with FiMT’s Chief Executive, Ray Lock.
St George’s House (SGH): a 24 hour consultation entitled “Back to Civvy Street: How can we better support individuals to lead more successful civilian lives after a career in the UK Armed Forces?”. View a short video clip of some of the participants.
Clore: FiMT are sponsoring four annual Specialist FiMT Fellowships on the Clore Social Leadership programme for each annual intake across 2015 to 2018 as part of the Trust’s aim to deepen connections and shared learning between military charities and the wider social sector. Meet our 2015 fellow, Jane Rowley
Mental Health Research Programme: FiMT, Centre for Mental Health and King’s Centre for Military Health Research are working collaboratively to develop and manage a Mental Health Research Programme from 2015 with an annual disbursement of £1 million for up to 5 years. The programme was launched on 20 October 2015 – watch the TV interview between Ray Lock, Chief Executive of Forces in Mind Trust, and Forces TV.
Shared Intelligence: Watch the video of the Parallel Plenary Session from the LGA Conference on 7th July 2016 where Chief Executive, Ray Lock, gave a presentation on FiMT’s report on Covenant Delivery in the UK.