Right now, Combat Stress is helping more than 5,400 UK Veterans get their lives back. If you are suffering mental ill-health caused by military service, maybe we can help you too.
It doesn't matter how young or old you are, where you Served, or whether you saw combat - we may be able to help. As long as you are an ex-Service man or woman, we're here for you.
If you are the loved one or carer of an ex-Service man or woman, you can get in touch too.
Please click through the sections to the left to find out more about mental health and our services. For further information about services near you, please get in touch using this link.
You can also read the experiences of Veterans who we have worked with:
Symptoms of Trauma
Do you recognise any of this behaviour?
Feeling numb and empty, self harm, work-related or relationship problems, panic attacks/ anxiety/ depression/ mood swings, misuse of alcohol/ drugs/ gambling and/ or food...Your mental health
The helpline can be reached on 0800 138 1619
The Combat Stress 24-Hour Helpline is for the military community and their families. It can advise on various issues from mental health to practical support.
You can also text 07537 404 719 (standard charges apply for texts) or email firstname.lastname@example.org
What do you know about Veterans and mental health?
- Understand the myths and facts
- Have important conversations
- Break down stigma