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Beth's marathon effort for her late Grandad & Arctic Convoys Veteran

May 6: Grand-daughter to run Edinburgh Marathon for SVR in honour of John Menzies Stoddart

Well done Darren! SVR wins silver at Scottish Veterans Awards

Apr 30: Impact and achievements of Veterans across the country recognised at inspirational ceremony

Bellrock Veterans walk the West Highland Way for SVR

Apr 2: Trio tackle trek to raise awareness and funds for Scottish Veterans Residences

Generous furniture donation from Edinburgh Marriott Hotel Holyrood

Mar 12: Kit and Cat say thank you on behalf of SVR after substantial donation to Whitefoord House

Governor of Edinburgh Castle visits SVR

Mar 5: Major-General Alastair Bruce visits Whitefoord House to open new gym and meet Veterans

Journey just beginning for Gav after his SVR departure

Jan 9: Veteran warms up for his 2024 worldwide bike adventure with UK ride from Palace to Palace

SVR veterans unite for memorable Crathie adventure

Nov 7: Bellrock, Rosendael and Whitefoord residents enjoy an activity-packed break in Royal Deeside

Welcome Janet Harkess, SVR's first ever full-time Occupational Therapist

Nov 1: Our new OT will work across all 3 SVR sites, thanks to grant award from the Scottish Veterans Fund

Kim walks in 18th century ancestors' footsteps at Whitefoord House

Oct 10: US-based descendant makes emotional visit to site of family's old Edinburgh home

Introducing SVR's new Chair: Jonathan Tweedie

Sep 7: Former Army Major honoured to step up from vice-chair and lead the Governing Body of Scotland's oldest military charity

SVR has provided me with food, shelter, safety and support. Now it’s time to cycle the world!

Aug 21: We catch up with Veteran Gavin as he reflects on the giant strides he has made at Whitefoord House

Royal Patron HRH The Duke of Gloucester visits Rosendael

Sep 6: HRH leads 90th anniversary celebrations of SVR's Dundee residence and unveils commemorative sundial

SVR awarded Gym funding from Veterans' Foundation

Jul 5: £10,000 award will help relocate and refurbish fitness facilities at Whitefoord House

Mark's mince feeds masses at children's Taxi Outing

Jun 15: Praise for SVR chef for his contribution to popular outing for children with special needs and life limiting illness

SVR among 17 projects awarded grants by Scottish Veterans Fund

May 31: Grant of £43,150 for 2023-34 will fund new Occupational Therapist post for Scottish Veterans Residences

Waterloo to Whitefoord: blog by our Belgian student

May 26: Visiting OT student Pauline Kemp reflects on a memorable placement in Edinburgh with SVR

Step back in time to official opening of Rosendael: 3 May 1933

May 3: A nostalgic delve into the archives to commemorate the 90th anniversary of SVR's second residence

The Queen's Green Canopy leaves living legacy

Mar 30: SVR was honoured to be part of The Queen's Green Canopy Initiative, which ran from March 2021-23

The journey to Net Zero will not be an easy one

Mar 29: Charities like SVR need to be provided with support to be able to achieve their Net Zero targets

90th anniversary year for our Rosendael residence

Feb 9: SVR's historic Broughty Ferry home welcomed first residents and was officially opened in 1933


Jan 4: Bellrock Close residents touched by generosity of kind-hearted Glasgow schoolboy Andrew Scott Crosbie

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year From SVR

Dec 21: Scottish Veterans Residences would like to wish all of our residents, staff, supporters and partners a happy and peaceful Christmas. We would also like to extend our best wishes to you for 2023.

Queen Elizabeth II 1926 - 2022

Sep 8: The Scottish Veterans’ Residences extend their deepest condolences and sympathy to the Royal Family following the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

Celebrating the Queen's Platinum Jubilee

Jun 4: Joyous celebrations in all our Residences of Her Majesty's Platinum Jubilee

New Report: Veterans' Homelessness Prevention Pathway

Jan 26: New Report: Veterans' Homelessness Prevention Pathway

In memoriam: Keith McKenzie (2 December 1958 to 11 November 2021)

Dec 6:

Reach in to Rosendael

Oct 20: Rosendael is welcoming veterans in the community to pop in for meals, activities or support.

Major General Mark Strudwick CBE

Sep 27: We are deeply saddened to learn of the death of SVR's former Chairman.

Covid-19 service update

Jun 9: Our Residences will remain open and continue to provide accommodation, catering and support for Veterans in need.

Barclays' Brilliant Bakers

Jun 7: Barclays bake off in aid of SVR

Death of His Royal Highness Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh - Message from our Chairman

Apr 16: Message from Chairman on the Death of HRH Prince Philip

Dundee Veterans Get Connected

Mar 23: Residents at our Rosendael residence in Dundee are delighted to have received iPads and data packages to help them stay connected to their loved ones and essential online services.