The Primary Mission of the Baton…
is to raise and maintain awareness within society regarding the reality of life for service personnel and their families and to promote the level of support that they are rightfully due.Their aim is to assist members and former members of the armed forces of the Crown, and their dependents, who are in need through measures including but not limited to:
The promotion, protection and rehabilitation of the health and well being of those who have been wounded or injured, physically or psychologically, whilst serving in the armed forces;
The provision of grants to other charities which assist members and former members of the armed forces, and their dependents;
and The raising of awareness and education of the public in the deeds, sacrifices, and role of the armed forces.
See more on their website here http://www.thebaton.co.uk/