We are Veterans.  We recognise that for many Veterans and their families, aspects of life after leaving the Services can be challenging.  With over 50 Veterans’ organisations in Scotland alone, we understand that it can be frustrating to find just the right person to help with a problem.  We also know that whether you have been “in” for 3 years or 30 years, or “out” for 6 weeks or 6 years, problems will arise and that you could use some help.

For those who work in Veterans support organisations, please check out the Resources tab; there may be something useful for you there and because we are not perfect, there may be some resources and organisations that we have missed. 

Because when Veterans work together, they make life better for Veterans.

Employment Finance Housing Health Comradeship

What We Do

We aim to enhance the welfare of the veterans community in Scotland by acting as the prime vehicle for: joint working between its member charities; for the dissemination of information to its members and the coordination of joint approaches to UK; Scottish Government; Local Authorities and other organisations whose business is of benefit to veterans.

The links above will take you to some areas of Information and Advice that may be of assistance.

Further information, assistance and guidance on a range of subjects affecting the veterans community is available on the Veterans Assist Scotland site. 



Blind Veterans UK wins PRCA Award for brand film


Blind Veterans UK is currently marking 100 years of proud service and support to blind and vision-impaired ex-Service men and women throughout 2015 was among the winners of this year’s PRCA Awards.

Blind Veterans UK won the PRCA Broadcast Award for its Brand Film, a five-minute introduction to the charity and its life-changing work. The Blind Veterans UK Brand Film features a number of veterans supported by the charity, along with Chief Executive Nick Caplin. It is narrated by one of the charity’s celebrity supporters, famed BBC war correspondent Martin Bell. The Brand Film can be viewed at blindveterans.org.uk

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Veterans World Publication

Veterans World promotes awareness of help, advice and support available to the veterans community.

For more information and to read the most recent issue click here

Army Families Federation – Army & You Magazine

The Winter edition of Army & You Magazine is out now – follow this link.


Information, Advice and Guidance

If you are looking for information, advice or guidance on a range of subjects, click on the relevant link below for information on organisations that will be able to assist you further.

Veterans Scotland Housing Application

To register for the Veterans Scotland Common Housing Register, please follow the link below:

Application and Registration Area


Scottish Housing Guide

Information and advice on a number of additional housing options is also available in the Scottish Housing Guide:

Veterans Scotland
Veterans Scotland is a Company Limited by Guarantee, registered in Scotland, SC239808.  Registered as a Charity in Scotland, Scottish Charity Number. SC033880 
Funded and supported by the Membership Organisations and Scottish Government.   
Veterans Scotland is also a member of The Confederation of Service Charities (Cobseo).