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Monday, 7 January 2019

Wednesday, 19 December 2018

Is your service families accommodation winter ready?

Self help advice and guidance on common issues, available on the Amey website. 

Getting prepared for the winter:
  • How to avoid frozen pipes
  • Boiler issues
  • Blockages in gutters and drains
  • How to help keep your home protected during the winter months.

Combat Stress 24-Hour Mental Health Helpline

If you’re currently serving or have served in the UK Armed Forces, you can call Combat Stress’ 24-hour mental health helpline.
The helpline is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
Veterans and their families can call 0800 138 1619.
Serving personnel and their families can call 0800 323 4444.
You can also text on 07537 404719 and email helpline@combatstress.org.uk Standard charges may apply for texts, please check with your provider.


Combat Stress - Top Tips for Christmas

AWS Personal Relationships and Support to Families

Big White Wall

#PTSD can impact everyone. @BigWhiteWall1 offer guidance to all personnel, family members & veterans #strongbonds http://bit.ly/2kjNq0P



Call our team on 0845 241 7141 or 0207 403 8783 from your mobile or send us an enquiry.

Are you a serving person or veteran facing mental health problems such as depression, anxiety or PTSD? If so, SSAFA is here to help you feel less alone. We can also point you to specialised services that can support you.

Tuesday, 18 December 2018

The Family Warrior

Are you, or someone you know, an adult family member of a serving person in the Armed Forces?

Would you benefit from learning techniques to help you keep mentally and emotionally strong to meet the demands of managing service family life?

Get in touch to find out more about our Serving Families Programme. 
The next course will take place from 5-7 March 2019 in Wiltshire.

Will You Accept BFPO’s Christmas Photo Challenge?

If you've snapped the Ghost of Christmas Post, we want to hear from you! 

We're looking for a superstar photo to become the face of Forces' Christmas. We want to see the positive impact that Forces Mail has had on you & your family. Simply direct message us on Facebook or Twitter, or email desbfpo-enquiries@mod.gov.uk with the subject 'BFPO Christmas Photos'. 

You can send as many photos as you like until 31 January but please read our BFPO Christmas Photo Challenge Terms and Conditions at bit.ly/2EmIqSP before you do.

Totton Community Drop-in: RBL & Mens Shed