Self help

Accessing support for sight loss in Northern Ireland

If you have problems with your sight, consider visiting an optician for advice about glasses and contact lenses. Use the Health and Social Care Service Finder to locate your local opticians. If you...


Accessing support for sight loss in Scotland

If you have problems with your sight, consider visiting an optician for advice about glasses and contact lenses. Use the NHS Service Finder to locate your local opticians. If you experience sudden...


Accessing support for sight loss in Wales

If you have problems with your sight, consider visiting an optician for advice about glasses and contact lenses. Use the NHS Service Finder to locate your local opticians. If you experience sudden...


Accessing the NHS Veterans’ Mental Health Complex Treatment Service (CTS)

The Veterans’ Mental Health Complex Treatment Service (CTS) is now part of Op Courage.   The new NHS service provides specialist care for those Armed forces veterans suffering from a mental...


Accommodation rights for bereaved families in England, Wales and Northern Ireland

If your partner died in Service and you are living in Service Family Accommodation , you have the right to live there for up to two years. You will have to pay rent during this time, but you may be...


Accommodation rights for bereaved families in Scotland

If your partner died in Service and you are living in Service Family Accommodation , you have the right to live there for up to two years. You will have to pay rent during this time, but you may be...


Accommodation support - Deposit Guarantee scheme in Northern Ireland

If you want to rent privately but cannot afford the deposit, you should contact the Northern Ireland Housing Executive . How else can I get help? The RAF Benevolent Fund (RAFBF) The RAF Benevolent...


Accommodation support – Deposit Guarantee scheme in England and Wales

If you want to rent privately in England or Wales but cannot afford the deposit, you should contact your local authority for advice. They can determine whether you qualify for state-provided housing...


Accommodation support – Deposit Guarantee scheme in Scotland

If you want to rent privately but cannot afford the deposit, you should contact your local authority for advice. They can determine whether you qualify for state-provided housing assistance. How else...


Adaptive sport and adventure training

Sport can provide a wide range of physical, psychological, and social benefits to many veterans that are wounded, injured or sick. Engaging in competitive and cooperative activities is often the...