Combat Stress

Combat Stress

Combat Stress is the UK’s leading charity for veterans’ mental health. For over a century, we’ve helped former servicemen and women deal with mental health problems such as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), anxiety and depression. 

Today we provide specialist treatment and support for veterans from every service and conflict, focusing on those with complex mental health issues related to their military service.

Our free 24-hour Helpline (0800 138 1619) provides confidential mental health advice.  You, or your family, friends or carers, can contact us anytime, day or night, for help.

Our specialist team will help you find the right support to tackle the past and take on the future.

We can help

Talk to us if you’re experiencing any of the following:

  • Feeling cut off from life
  • Losing your temper more often
  • Having unwanted terrible thoughts
  • Finding it hard to sleep
  • Feeling on edge and easily irritable
  • Having nightmares or flashbacks
  • Feeling extremely alert – always on the lookout for danger
  • Having panic attacks

Talk to us

We’re here for you if you’re having a tough time. Give us a call, text us or send us an email – our Helpline team will give you advice or put you in touch with the help you need.

More information

For advice or support, please contact our 24-hour Helpline:

Call: 0800 138 1619
Text: 07537 173683


Website: Combat Stress

Head Office Address:
Combat Stress
Tyrwhitt House
Oaklawn Road
KT22 0BX

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