Support for veterans

If you have reduced sight and hearing as a result of, or since serving in the Armed Forces, then we can help. We offer the following services for veterans, and these are all free to access.

  • Helpline – Our helpline is now open to veterans who have problems with sight and hearing. We can give you practical advice and emotional support between 8am and 8pm every day.
  • Pensions and benefits – Our team can guide you through the complexities of the different armed forces pensions, benefits and other advice.
  • Virtual social groups – Our virtual social groups allow you to remotely meet and talk to other veterans on a regular basis.
  • Buddying – Our buddying service puts you in touch with like-minded people to share stories, advice or just enjoy some company.
  • Help to access personal grants – We can advise you on what funds might be available to you and how to access them.
  • Clubs and groups – We can visit your existing social groups and clubs and support them to become more accessible to sight and hearing loss.
  • Technology support – Our digital support service helps you to make the most of your tablet or mobile phone in the way that best suits your level of sensory loss.

 

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