If you’re currently serving or have served in the UK Armed Forces, you can call our 24-hour mental health helpline. If you’re a family member or carer worried about the mental health of a loved one, or need to talk to someone yourself, you can call the helpline too.
The helpline is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year for veterans and their families.
If you need support please call
Serving personnel and their families can call 0800 323 4444.
Standard charges may apply for texts, please check with your provider.
Combat Stress and our helpline are not a crisis service. If you are in a an emergency situation and need urgent support please call the emergency services via 999 or the Samaritans via 116 123.
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If you have a question you would like to ask us or if you would like to make a complaint please fill in the form below.
You can read our Complaints Policy here.
For urgent media enquiries please call Senior Public Relations Officer Nicola Hudson on 07711 590259
For other urgent enquiries please call our Head Office, Tyrwhitt House on 01372 587 000.
Please note, we are unable to assist students due to our limited resources.
Due to the current Coronavirus pandemic, please note that there may be a delay in our response to postal communications.
If you're sending a query, information or a donation in the post, please bear with us. There may be a delay in acknowledging letters and donations, and paying in cheques.
Our treatment centres
Tyrwhitt House (Head Office)
Telephone: 01372 587 000
Telephone: 01952 822 722
Telephone: 01292 561 300
Combat Stress RESOURCES
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In a language other than English Braille
A paper version
An electronic version
In large type format.
We can also print information in dyslexie font (a font designed to mitigate against some of the issues that dyslexics experience when reading) and on matt finished coloured paper.