The United Navy, Army and Air Force Board of the Baptist Union, United Reformed Church and Congregational Federation is the 'sending church' body for all those engaged in military chaplaincy, in all three services, and including commissioned chaplains and TA chaplains.
The United Board having assured itself, by interview, of the minister's suitability for this demanding ministry and commended them to the service to which they are applying, also provides ongoing support to the military chaplains.
The Convenor of United Board, is the Revd Jonathan Woodhouse, and he is able to give guidance to those fully accredited ministers considering this form of chaplaincy. He can be contacted via the Ministries Team on 01235 517702.
The United Board organises an annual three-day conference to which all regular and TA chaplains are invited to which the Convenor submits an annual report.