Seafarers UK award £40,000 grant

Seafarers UKSeafarers UK (King George's Fund for Sailors) has been helping seafarers since 1917 and is the UK's leading charity for seafarers in need.

For many year they have been a major supporter of the work of Combat Stress.

Neil Cox of Combat Stress said:

"We are delighted to continue to benefit from the generous support of Seafarers UK, continuing to help fund our Community Outreach Service in particular.

"These funds are much-needed and will go a long way to helping us transform the lives of Armed Forces Veterans around the UK."

Community Outreach Teams provide vital treatment and support for Veterans with mental health problems, including post-traumatic stress disorder and depression.

Find out more about our work, including our Community Outreach Teams.

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