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Mental health support

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Do you need immediate help?​Contact your GP or attend your local Accident and Emergenc​y department.​​​​

 

Do you want to talk?The 24-hour Helpline for the military community and their families who are seeking help and advice for mental health issues. Combat Stress website
 

 Provides confidential emotional support 24/7 to those experiencing despair, distress or suicidal feelings. Samaritans website
 
Do you want to join an online community?Get through your troubles on Big White Wall. Be safe, open and anonymous. 95% of members say they feel better as a result. (Intended for those over the age of 16 years.) Big White Wall
website

Mental Health apps 

Download a free app for current serving personnel

Download the free app called Joining Forces that provides information on mental health problems as well as where to get help for members of serving armed forces. The aim is to help troops and reduce the stigma attached with such issues.

​Download the free Armed Forces app on Apple

Download the free Armed Forces app on Android

Download a free app for ex-armed forces personnel

Download the free Veterans Mental Health app designed for veterans of the British Army. It provides information on mental health problems as well as where to get help.

Download the free ex-armed forces app on Apple 

Download the free ex-armed forces app on Android

Contact

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Out of hours emergencies​

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