Getting Support

This section contains useful information for members of the Armed Forces community (Veterans, Service Personnel and Families), looking for mental health support.

Guiding principles for accessing support

There are lots of organisations providing mental health support and finding the right one can be difficult. We’ve put together nine questions that you can ask any mental health service provider before accessing support, to make sure they are a safe and ethical service.

Guidance: Mental health support for UK Service Personnel

An overview by the Ministry of Defence of the mental health support available to all those in the Armed Forces community


Not sure what kind of support you need? NHS MoodZone has a variety of questionnaires and explanations that can help – these are as relevant to the Armed Forces community as they are to civilians. Click here to take a mood assessment.

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