Support Services - Armed Services Support


Organisation  Support for Phone Number Email Address Website  Web Chat 
The Veterans Gateway First contact point to get directed to the right support.  For veterans and family.


Text 81212

online email available Veteran Gateway Yes
The Royal British Legion Armed Forces, serving and ex serving and their families. 08088 028080  

British Legion

SSAFA SSAFA provides lifelong support to men and women in the Royal Navy, the Royal Marines, the British Army
and the Royal Air Force, and their families. We also work with veterans of all ages to help them settle into
life and work outside the Forces.

08002 606767

0800 7314880

  SSAFA yes
The ARK Support for ex-forces with training, voluntary work, housing and benefits     

07826 656387



Combat Stress Supporting veterans mental health

Veterans and family 24hr 08001381619

or TEXT          07537173683  

Serving 08003234444

North West outreach

01292 561 350


Combat Stress


Veterans Welfare Service (MoD)




The Veterans Welfare Service (VWS) is committed to enhancing the quality of life for veterans
and beneficiaries of Veterans UK pensions and compensation schemes, and all their
dependants. VWS caseworkers offer one to one professional help and guidance by telephone,
or if needed, during a home visit.




Veterans Welfare Service



BLESMA (The Limbless Veterans) Blesma, The Limbless Veterans, is an Armed Forces charity dedicated to assisting serving and
ex-Service men and women who have suffered life-changing limbless or the use of a limb, 
eye or sight. We support these men and women in their communities.

Support tel.

020 8590 1124


Blind Veterans






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