Veterans

Blind Veterans UK

Blind Veterans UK believe that no one who has served our country should battle blindness alone. They offer free person-centred services, with tailored practical and emotional support provided by qualified welfare and nursing staff.

Website: www.blindveterans.org.uk

Armed Forces Community Drop in Sessions

Meet up with veterans, reserves, families, support groups and representatives from Surrey Armed Forces in a safe, friendly and helpful environment.

Website: www.surreyinformationpoint.org.uk

Help for Heroes

Support offered includes a recovery programme, mental health and wellbeing, welfare and financial support, career recovery, sports and hobbies and beneficiary support network.

Website: www.helpforheroes.org.uk

Combat Stress

Combat Stress are the leading Veterans’ mental health charity in the UK providing treatment for ex-Service personnel suffering with mental ill-health including Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), anxiety and depression.

Telephone: 0800 138 1619

Website: www.combatstress.org.uk

Citizens Advice: Benefits for Veterans

Veterans, people serving in the Armed Forces and their dependants have a range of financial help available to help them. This can include benefits, council tax relief, help with childcare costs and free or reduced travel costs.

Website: www.citizensadvice.org.uk

Veteran's Outreach Support

Veterans Outreach Support (VOS) has been providing a monthly Drop-In facility for ex-serviceman and their direct family members since July 2008.

Website: www.vosuk.org

SSAFA, The Armed Forces Charity

Whatever challenges they’re facing, members of the Armed Forces community can rely on SSAFA.

Telephone: 0800 731 4880

Website: www.ssafa.org.uk