ssafa, veterans, welfare

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Queen's Regiment Welfare for Veterans

Queensmen Assistance (inc. SSAFA)

Veterans, WelfareWelfare

Your country values the service given by you to The Queen's Regiment, regardless of rank and status. Of paramount importance to the Association is the facilitation of aftercare for ex-officers and soldiers and benevolence for all who require assistance.



For further details, please see The Queen's Regimental Association website here » »


veterans ukVeterans UK

Veterans UK is part of the Ministry of Defence (MOD). It provides essential support services to the armed forces and veterans including: allowances, pensions, compensation payments to those injured or bereaved through service 1 to 1 veterans welfare support.

Pension forms are produced by the Veterans UK and are available here.

For help and information on your armed forces pension please ring the Veterans UK JPAC on telephone: 0800 085 3600

Or write to: Veterans UK JPAC Enquiry Centre Mail Point 480 Kentigern House 65 Brown Street Glasgow G2 8EX



RBL, royal british legionThe Royal British Legion: 08457 725 725

Grants & Loans

The Royal British Legion can provide support ex-Servicemen and their dependents who are suffering financially, and are also there for those who need urgent assistance to get through a temporary crisis, such as homelessness.

For any of the services listed below, please contact the helpline on 0808 802 8080, who will be able to put you in contact with your local welfare representative.

Veterans PTSD Support

The experience of traumatic events through Combat Operations leave a significant number of our Veterans with deep psychological wounds which civilians find hard to understand. Many feel isolated and laden with guilt, questioning why they survived when their brothers did not.

Seeking help is not a sign of weakness. Many have had the same experiences as you.

For more information, see our page here » »

Veterans Support Links



SSAFA - Lifelong support for our forces & their Families
Tel: 0207 403 8783


Enabling limbless veterans to lead independent and fulfilling lives
Tel: 0208 590 1124

blind veterans charity

For someone to be entitled to Blind Veterans UK's free support and services, they need to have done National Service or served in the Armed Forces, and have significant sight loss.
Tel: 020 7723 5021

haig housing for veterans

Housing the Ex-Forces Community

Tel: 020 8685 5777