Wednesday, October 27, 2021

BAFF members

  • Support for Veterans (GOV.UK 18 Aug 2021) "If you are struggling as a result of the recent events in Afghanistan, there is support available across the United Kingdom for veterans and those affected."
  • Army - Ask For Help
  • Combat Stress - Afghanistan Withdrawal News
  • Poppyscotland urges "anyone (who has served or is currently serving) who is struggling to contact our trained advisors in patient health on 0808 802 8080."
  • Any BAFF member wishing to get in touch about any of these issues should please use the site contact form.

Former Local Staff Afghanistan

 The Defence Secretary has tonight confirmed the decision in line with the US and other NATO allies to withdraw the remaining UK service personnel from Afghanistan beginning next month. In addition to the safety of those troops and other Britons in the country, some of whom are ex-service, the news brings even greater urgency to the need to process applications and extract Afghans who worked for UK forces and their families. The Sulha Alliance campaign about this.