Below are the campaigns Shoulder to Soldier stands behind. We need your continuous support.
Our campaign to add wording to the fireworks code
Our Fireworks campaign gets Royal Society backing - so pleased A small charity based in Leigh is supporting veterans who experience stress and anxiety and in the worst cases flashbacks, by funding a weekend away. Linda Fisher the Founder of the Charity Shoulder to Soldier has been ....
Don’t Wait to be Asked, be Proud to be Armed Forces Families
Why don’t you download our letters and take them to your local Council, NHS and other public service providers, let us know what feedback you get and we will post on the website.
There are an estimated 2.6 million Veterans (ex forces) and 196,000 serving personnel across the UK (Regular and Reservists) - MOD Monthly Service Personnel Statistics February 2017. Yet we know that Council’s, the NHS, dentists and GP practices do not routinely identify Arm....
Celebrate our Armed Forces Families
We are committed to featuring our veterans who are doing great work. We would appreciate your support too.
We want to celebrate our fantastic veterans, many of whom are doing great work. Whether its photography, art or running a business our campaign is intended to bust some myths and stereotypes and to highlight the fantastic skills they have. If you know of a veteran or serving personnel that you want ....
Campaigns to request 3 things from Devolved Administrations
Armed Forces Covenant
Devolution has brought many changes since Armed Forces Covenants were signed. New legal entities Combined Authorities have been created with new decision-making powers. Our Founder knows this as an Ex Council Chief Executive.Important budgets have been devolved and matters such as Health and Social ....
Changes to the Fireworks Sellers Code
Linda Fisher, our Founder, has been raising awareness about the effects of random fireworks on some of our Armed Forces Families for the last 2 years.Linda said, "We really need to get this message out there and to raise awareness about the negative impact of random fireworks around those suffer....