We provide entertainment and recreation for the serving wounded, injured or sick and for ex-service men and women with disabilities. We do this through a tailored programme of outings, holidays, concerts, activities and events, as well as through the provision of televisions and TV licences. Serving personnel and veterans of all ages, from all Services both Regular and Reserve, may be eligible for our support.
The Officers’ Association (OA) exists to help officers find employment and to provide advice and financial support to relieve hardship amongst those who have held a commission in the Armed Forces, their families and dependants. We support serving, reservist and former officers to enable them to achieve a sustainable and fulfilling transition from military to civilian life.
The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) is the charity that saves lives at sea, and we’ve saved over 142,200 lives since our inception in 1824. We provide a 24-hour search and rescue service from 238 lifeboat stations around the coasts and inland waterways of the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland.
ABF The Soldiers’ Charity is the Army’s National Charity. Originally established as the Army Benevolent Fund in 1944, we provide a lifetime of support to soldiers, veterans and their immediate families from every conflict.
Blesma, The Limbless Veterans is dedicated to the support of all serving and ex-Service men and women who have lost limbs, or lost the use of limbs or eyes, empowering them to lead independent and fulfilling lives. Blesma, supports its members, both young and old, for life.
Bletchley Park’s mission is to preserve and enhance Bletchley Park, to attract, engage and educate visitors from all over the world through the continuing restoration and development of the entire estate and our collection. Our Mission is to highlight the achievements of Bletchley Park in the Second World War, it’s role as a birthplace of computing, it’s importance for understanding the past and relevance for the future.
We are Combat Stress. The UK’s leading charity for veterans’ mental health. For almost a century, we’ve helped former servicemen and woman deal with issues such as trauma, anxiety, depression and post-traumatic stress disorder. The help Combat Stress provides is as vital today as it was after the First World War when the charity was founded. Today, we provide support to veterans from every service and every conflict. On the phone and online. In the community and at our treatment centres.
At Help for Heroes, we believe those who serve our country deserve support when they’re wounded. Every day, seven people have to leave the Armed Forces as a result of physical or psychological wounds; their lives changed forever.
We formed in 1915, originally to support the widows and children of those soldiers killed in the Great War, later adding veterans and retired nursing staff to those we help.