Armed forces personnel

Armed Forces Covenant

Our commitment to honour the Armed Forces Covenant and support the Armed Forces Community. We recognise the value Serving Personnel, both Regular and Reservists, Veterans and military families contribute to our business and our country.

Employment and skills support for the Armed Forces community

Find out about the support available to assist the Armed Forces community with employment, and information on how to access adult education or training.

Health and wellbeing support for armed forces personnel

There are several dedicated programmes in Bury to support armed forces personnel and veterans access health services.

Housing for armed forces personnel

Additional preference will be given on the housing register to the following categories of Armed Forces, in line with statutory guidance, who fall within one or more of the reasonable preference categories and have urgent housing needs.

Schools and education for armed forces families

Bury School Admissions Policy and the armed forces.

Support for veterans for the emerging situation in Afghanistan

Information from the NHS to support armed forces personnel.