The charity works to support the Battalion and Welsh Guardsman of all ranks, both serving soldiers and retired veterans, and their families. Here are some example of how we've been able to help.
In March/April 2021, a serving Soldier required compassionate travel for his family overseas which..
Veteran Welsh Guardsman - Dale Leach served on Operations in Afghanistan. During Op Herrick 10, in..
The Welsh Guards Charity was contacted through the Confederation of Services Charities (COBSEO) on..
The Welsh Guards Charity owns two WRU debentures which provide the same two seats at the..
Each year the Welsh Guards Association receives invitations, through the Not Forgotten Association..
Ex-Gdsm Danny McLaughlin contacted the Regimental veterans Officer (RVO) after finding himself..
A Welsh Guards Veteran of the Falklands conflict, who had served in the Regiment for 22 years, was..
The Welsh Guards Charity in action, dealing with the the smaller, but no less important issues, that..
In October 2017, the Widow of a Welsh Guards Veteran was at the point of being made homeless due to..
A young Welsh Guard Veteran completed Operational Tours of Afghanistan in 2009 and 2012 and was..
The Welsh Guards Charity enables us to remember those who have gone before us: by WO2 (RQMS) DJ..
The diversity of opportunity available to Welsh Guardsmen thanks to the generosity of all those who..
In 2016 we funded in excess of £97000 from the Welsh Guards Charity to enhance the quality of life..
A grant was made towards a new War Memorial which was unveiled on 4 Nov 16 in Llanelli to honour..
Welsh Guards Charity funded the Welsh Guards paving stone recently laid in Hero’s Square at the..
We continue to provide a grant to those South Atlantic Medal holders wishing to return to the..
An elderly widow of a Welsh Guard Veteran was given a grant to purchase essential items for her move..
An emergency grant, used to help rebuild his family home, was paid to a Fijian Veteran of the Welsh..
A grant was paid to cover the costs of Occupational Therapy for an elderly Veteran and a short..
An electrically powered vehicle was part funded for an elderly disabled WG Veteran by the Welsh..
Across Wales various meetings and forums are held specifically regarding Veterans affairs. The RVO..
The RVO is the Regiment’s point of contact for all of our bereaved families. He regularly visits..
Over the past 3 years, the RVO has sorted and regularly visits sheltered accommodation for over 10..
Some Welsh Guards Veterans are extremely ill. The RVO has conducted regular home visits and arranged..
The RVO has visited older Veterans of the Regiment who reside in care homes. He will spend the..
In 2016 the RVO received a message from a Veteran who was living in a forest. The Veteran was..
A large grant was paid equally with 3 other Service Charities to medically evacuate a young Welsh..
LCpl Geraint Hillard was very seriously injured in Afghanistan in 2009 by an IED. He lost his leg as..