Support from charities

Support from charities, government and other supporting organisations

Service directories
General advice and support
Children and families
Working and resettling
Health and welfare
  • Veterans' Gateway - puts veterans and their families in touch with the organisations best placed to help with the information, advice and support they need – from healthcare and housing to employability, finances, personal relationships and more
  • Veterans Outreach Service - based in the Royal Maritime Club in Portsmouth, Veterans Outreach Support (VOS) has been providing a monthly drop-In facility for ex-serviceman and their direct family members
  • Veterans Peer Mentoring Scheme - The Veterans' Peer Mentoring (VPM) Service is a group of armed service veterans and serving personnel who volunteer to help veterans who find themselves in the criminal justice system
  • South Central Veterans Service - support for anyone who has served in the British Armed Forces (Regulars or Reservists)
  • Combat Stress - Veterans' mental health charity. Treating conditions including PTSD, depression and anxiety
  • Veterans Mental Health and Diversion services - working in partnership with Solent NHS Trust, our Southampton and Portsmouth teams assess and engage with vulnerable people who find themselves within the criminal justice system
  • Veterans UK (including pension support)
  • Basingstoke and Deane veterans club - help and support
  • Armed Forces & Veterans Breakfast Clubs - find a club in your area
  • Mike Jackson House - supported housing for single veterans who are homeless or at risk of homelessness and who have support needs. Veterans are referred to Mike Jackson House via SPACES (Single Persons’ Accommodation Centre for the Ex-Services). SPACES is a national helpline for ex-servicemen and women who are homeless or at risk of homelessness
  • Stoll Housing - accommodation for ex serving Personnel. Providing a safe environment for vulnerable and disabled veterans in need of support and living accommodation