Employment support for families of serving and ex-Service personnel in Northern Ireland

The families of serving and ex-Service personnel have access to a number of programmes and organisations supporting them to find employment.

You can contact your local Jobs and Benefits Office for help finding a job. You may also be eligible to receive Jobseeker's Allowance support while you're looking for work.

Who else can help?

The Royal British Legion's Civvy Street is a career transition service for serving and ex-Service personnel and their families. Families can receive tailored employment support throughout their careers. For more information about employment support, visit their website.

RFEA - The Forces Employment Charity is an employment charity that helps veterans secure sustainable roles through tailored support. They can provide advice for the families of serving and ex-Service personnel. Visit the RFEA website for more information.

X-Forces is an organisation that helps ex-Service personnel and their families apply for start-up loans and grants to start their own business. They also offer training on self-employment and business development. Visit the X-Forces website for more information.

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