Armed forces and veteran’s mental health
Here you can find factsheets, tips and information, videos, podcasts, local resources, organisations and services in West Lothian related to mental health difficulties facing veterans, service leavers, reservists, families and carers.
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These factsheets will help you understand mental health and wellbeing difficulties that members of the armed forces and veterans may face and what support is available.
Tips and information
Here you will find tips and information designed for members of the armed forces and veterans, and those close to them, on how to boost your mental health and wellbeing.
How to help someone with PTSD From war: a guide for family and friends (USA based website).
West Lothian Armed Forces Community Covenant’s booklet contains information about housing, money, healthcare, transport, community life and more.
Useful pages on West Space
Organisations and services
Here is a list of local and UK wide organisations related to supporting members of the armed forces and veterans.