Organisation Details
Liverpool Veterans

Liverpool Veterans HQ offers support to ex-servicemen and women (and those leaving the services) who reside in the Liverpool area.

The organisation provides employment and job search support, access to gym and fitness sessions, confidential referrals to mental health support programmes, support for producing CVs, social events, volunteer programmes, access to benefit and housing support, and drop-in sessions.

www.liverpoolveterans.co.uk

Tel: 0151 261 9878

E-mail: liverpool.veterans@ymail.com

Liverpool Veterans HQ, 239 Breck Road, Everton, Liverpool, L5 6PT.

Safe Counselling Services

Based in Liverpool and Formby, SCS is a group of experienced and qualified counsellors who work with a wide range of life issues and events. The group is geared particularly towards the needs of military veterans. SCS also works in partnership with Bounty House to provide a counselling and support service for troops returning from Iraq and Afghanistan.

www.safecounsellingservices.co.uk

Tel: 01704 575561 and 0756 557 7565

E-mail: info@safecounsellingservices.co.uk

2 New Road, Formby, L37 7EF.

Bedford Road Centre, Bedford Road, Bootle, Liverpool, L20 9QB.

DMWS

The St John and Red Cross Defence Medical Welfare Service (DMWS) is a registered charity that works for the Ministry of Defence and with other charitable partners to provide practical and emotional support to military personnel, their families and other entitled civilians when they are in hospital, rehabiltation or recovery centres.

www.dmws.org.uk

Tel: 01264 774 000

E-mail: info@dmws.org.uk

The Old Stables, Redenham Park, Redenham, Nr Andover, SP11 9AQ.

SSAFA

The SSAFA is a charity that provides practical support and assistance to servicemen and women, veterans, and the families of both.

www.ssafa.org.uk

Tel: 0845 241 7141

British Forces Discounts

A website providing details of a range of services which are discounted for British armed services personnel.

www.britishforcesdiscounts.co.uk

E-mail via website contact page

Royal British Legion

The Royal British Legion helps the whole Armed Forces community.

www.britishlegion.org.uk

Tel: 08457 725 725

E-mail: info@britishlegion.org.uk

The Royal British Legion, Haig House, 199 Borough High Street, London, SE1 1AA.

Combat Stress

Combat Stress works with veterans of the British Armed Forces, and members of the Reserve Forces, through effective treatment and support for mental health problems.

www.combatstress.org.uk

Tel: 01372 587 000

Helpline: 0800 138 1619

E-mail: contactus@combatstress.org.uk

Combat Stress, Tyrwhitt House, Oaklawn Road, Leatherhead, Surrey, KT22 0BX.

Help for Heroes

The mission of Help for Heroes is to deliver an enduring national network of support for wounded soldiers and their families, inspiring them to achieve their full potential.

www.helpforheroes.org.uk

Tel: 01980 846 459

E-mail: via the website

Help for Heroes, 14 Parkers Close, Downton Business Centre, Downton, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP5 3RB.

The Soldier's Charity

The Soldier's Charity offers lifetime support to serving and retired soldiers and their families.

www.soldierscharity.org

Tel: 0207 901 8900

E-mail: info@soldierscharity.org

PTSD Resolution

PTSD Resolution helps veterans who have failed to reintegrate into a normal work & family life because of military trauma suffered during service in the armed forces. Trauma causes flashbacks, nightmares, anger and depression - often leading to violence, alcohol and substance abuse, job loss, family breakdown and even suicide.

www.ptsdresolution.org

Tel: 0845 021 7873

E-mail: contact@ptsdresolution.org

PTSD Resolution, Meadow Cottage, Poundfield Road, Chalvington, Sussex, BN27 3TH.

CAIS (Change Step)

CAIS is a registered charity and leading voluntary sector provider of personal support services in Wales for people who are having problems with addictions, mental health, personal development and employment. Change Step is a CAIS-led peer mentoring and advice service for military veterans and others with post traumatic stress disorder or probable substance misuse issues who want to make positive changes to their lives.

www.cais.co.uk

Tel (Helpline): 0845 061 2112

E-mail: enquiries@cais.org.uk

12 Trinity Square, Llandudno, Conwy, LL30 2RA.

All Wales Veterans Health and Wellbeing Services

The service ensures specialist NHS Provision for veterans who live in Wales and who are experiencing mental health and wellbeing difficulties.

www.veteranswales.co.uk

Tel: 029 2074 2062

E-mail: Sharon.bowles@wales.nhs.uk or neil.kitchiner@wales.nhs.uk

The All Wales Veterans Health and Wellbeing Service, Traumatic Stress Service, Monmouth House, University Hospital of Wales, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4XW.

Rubicon UK

Team Rubicon UK recruits, trains, equips and deploys veterans to aid in disaster response operations. The organisation is designed to bridge the gap between disasters and large-scale aid, giving returning veterans a renewed sense of purpose, community and identity after their military service.

www.teamrubiconuk.org

E-mail: info@teamrubiconuk.org

The Veterans Charity

The Veterans Charity was founded in March 2008 to support UK veterans of all generations. It provides fast, direct support to veterans facing hardship and distress. The charity supplies essential items including food shopping, clothing, household goods such as kitchenware and appliances, as well as furniture and even mobile phones to aid vital communication.

www.veteranscharity.org.uk

Tel: 0127 185 9211

E-mail: contact@veteranscharity.org.uk

The Veterans Charity, 10 Honeysuckle Close, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 3RX.

Housing and financial guide for veterans

A guide to making the transition from serviceperson to civilian as smooth as possible.

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