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Armed Forces

Armed Forces Community in Hampshire

Hampshire County Council’s commitment to the Armed Forces as a local authority and employer has been recognised with a Gold Award within the MOD Employer Recognition Scheme.

You are part of the Armed Forces community if you are serving or have served in the Army, Royal Navy, Marines, or Air Force. The Armed Forces community also includes families and dependents, reservists and veterans. A veteran is anyone who has served in the Armed Forces.

Armed Forces Covenant Fund Workshop information, September 2016

If you attended a recent Hampshire Community Support Team Armed Forces Covenant Fund workshop, we would appreciate your feedback via this short survey.

Finding support in Hampshire

Hampshire County Council has strong links with the Armed Forces in Hampshire. We are working together to make sure that the Armed Forces community have access to the help and support they need.

Information and support

Including information about schools, medical services, social housing and childcare

Community Covenant

Encouraging all parties within a community to offer support to the local Armed Forces community

Reserve Forces

Employment opportunities within Hampshire County Council

Networking and training

Opportunities for Armed Forces welfare professionals and service charity staff

General enquiries and national helplines

For help and advice from Hampshire County Council and the Ministry of Defence

Working together

Learn how The Ministry of Defence and Hampshire County Council are working together

Moving to Hampshire

If you are moving to Hampshire on active service the information and support page can help you get settled with essential arrangements including schools, medical services and more

Your County Council

About the County Council, how to contact your county councillor, and how to register to vote in elections


News and events

News archive

Useful contacts

Armed Forces Covenant

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