Military Veterans

Veterans: NHS Mental Health Services

Op COURAGE: The Veterans Mental Health and Wellbeing Service

If you or someone you know is struggling with their mental health or wellbeing, expert help is available from Op COURAGE: The Veterans Mental Health and Wellbeing Service.

It does not matter if you’re due to leave the Armed Forces, just left the Armed Forces or left many years ago. Op COURAGE are here to help and understand the courage it takes to speak to someone.

When you contact Op COURAGE, you’ll speak to people who:

  • Understand the Armed Forces and military life
  • Are either from the Armed Forces community or highly experienced in working with serving personnel, reservists, veterans, and their families
  • Will work with you to make sure you get the right type of specialist care, support, and treatment

Website: www.nhs.uk/armed-forces-and-veterans-healthcare/veterans-nhs-mental-health-services

How to contact Op COURAGE: The Veterans Mental Health and Wellbeing Service

Urgent support

If you experience a mental health crisis (when you no longer feel able to cope or are not in control of your situation) you can contact Op COURAGE: The Veterans Mental Health and Wellbeing Service or you can get help by:

  • Calling 111
  • Booking an emergency GP appointment, visiting A&E or calling 999

If you’re still serving, you can also call the Military Mental Health Helpline on 0800 323 4444.