Mental health

Life in the Armed Forces is demanding. As a result, sometimes family life and relationships can suffer. The transition to civilian life can also be tough.

If you're struggling, pick up the phone and give us a call.

We're just a phone call away.

To get support call 0131 550 1557 or email GetHelp@poppyscotland.org.uk
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We work with a number of specialist partners to provide you with mental health support.

  • Veterans First Point is a one-stop shop for veterans and their families to find support when coping with mental health.
  • Combat Stress is the UK’s leading charity for veterans’ mental health. They can provide support for veterans’ dealing with Post-traumatic Stress Disorder, depression and anxiety.
  • Stand Easy Productions works with Wounded, Injured and Sick Veterans, using drama activities to help their recovery. They also encourage family members to participate.

We also partner with SAMH (Scottish Association for Mental Health) to create our Employ-Able service which can provide support to veterans and their partners whose mental health is having an impact on their working life. Find out more about Employ-able.

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Need help now?

Call us at 0131 550 1557 or email GetHelp@poppyscotland.org.uk
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