Military veterans struggling to adapt to civilian life because of MoD’s ‘tick-box’ support
An enlightening article written by Ju Zhang
Military veterans are struggling to adapt to civilian life, a charity has warned, as former service personnel criticised the Ministry of Defence’s “tick-box” support.
Many working-age service leavers feel “undervalued by society and misunderstood by civilians” with the resettlement process failing to address their lost sense of belonging, the study by Ssafa, the Sailors, Soldiers and Airmen’s Families Association, found..
Read the full report here and gain an insight into the unspoken struggles of ex-military personnel have to deal with.
Loss of role, diminished status, loss of purpose, less valued, loss of self esteem? Are you missing being part of a team and the camaraderie that brings?
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