Combat Stress

Combat Stress is the UK’s leading veterans’ mental health charity.  They treat a range of mental health conditions including Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), depression and anxiety.  It doesn't matter how young or old you are, where you served, or whether you saw combat - they may be able to help.

You can visit the website to find out more information.

The twenty four hour helpline

If you're currently serving, or have served in the UK Armed Forces, you can call the 24 Hour Helpline to talk about mental health. If you are a family member or carer, worried about a loved one or are suffering yourself, you can use it too.

The Helpline is there for you if you are having trouble sleeping, suffer with flashbacks, feel depressed, get anxious sometimes or just feel that something is not quite right. 

  • Call:  0800 138 1619
  • Text:  07537 404 719 (standard charges may apply for texts, please check with your provider)
  • Email: