Invictus Games: Help and support
If you have been affected by any of the issues raised in the Invictus Games there are organisations that can help.
Combat Stress provides a confidential mental health helpline for serving and ex-service men and women with PTSD, depression and anxiety disorders.
Phone: 0800 138 1619 (24 hours)
PTSD Resolution provides treatment to veterans and reservists to enable them to resolve the mental health problems associated with military trauma.
Phone: 0300 302 0551
Talking2Minds helps those suffering from PTSD or other severe stress related conditions and offer free therapeutic programmes to those most in need within the UK.
Mental Health Foundation
Mental Health Foundation provides a guide to Mental Health problems, topical issues and treatment options via their website.
ABF The Soldiers' Charity
ABF The Soldiers' Charity provides support including grants to serving and retired soldiers and their families.
Phone: 020 7901 8900
BLESMA, The Limbless Veterans
BLESMA, The Limbless Veterans provides support to limbless serving and ex servicemen and women and their families.
Phone: 020 8590 1124
CivvyStreet provides transition, learning and employment support for Service leavers and the ex-Service community.
Phone: 0800 009 8015
The Defence Medical Welfare Service (DMWS)
The Defence Medical Welfare Service provides a confidential 24/7 welfare service in hospitals, rehabilitation and recovery centres across the UK, Germany and Cyprus.
Phone: 0800 999 3697
Felix Fund can help any military personnel from any unit, serving or retired, who have conducted or assisted bomb disposal duties, and their families.
Help for Heroes
Help for Heroes supports serving personnel and veterans of the British Armed Forces who have suffered injury or illness as a result of their military service. They also support close family members whose lives are affected.
The Poppy Factory
The Poppy Factory provides an employability service for veterans with health issues, including support with CVs, job search and interview skills.
Phone: 0208 940 3305
The RAF Benevolent Fund
The RAF Benevolent Fund provides a well-being service, practical, financial and emotional support to all RAF serving personnel past and present and their families.
Phone: 0800 169 2942
Royal Air Forces Association
Royal Air Forces Association A network of more than 65,000 warm hearted, practical and highly trained members and volunteers who provide support for former RAF personnel and their families who are facing injury, bereavement, illness, loneliness, or financial difficulties.
Phone: 0800 018 2361
The Royal British Legion
The Royal British Legion provides care and support to all members of the British Armed Forces past and present and their families.
Phone: 0808 802 8080 (7 days 8am-8pm)
The Royal Naval Benevolent Trust
The Royal Naval Benevolent Trust gives help, in cases of need, to serving and former members of the Royal Naval Family, their partners and children.
Phone: 02392 690112
SSAFA Forcesline provides practical support for serving and ex-service men and women and their families.
Phone: 0800 731 4880
The Warrior Programme
The Warrior Programme runs residential programmes in London, SW and NW for veterans and adult Family Members of Veterans.
Veterans Aid provides care and support to veterans in crisis, including homelessness, addiction and mental health.
Phone: 0800 012 6867
Veterans UK provides advice, assistance and support to the ex Service community.
Phone: 0808 1914 218