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01/11/17 - National Stress Awareness Day 2017

This National Stress Awareness Day, it’s vital that we promote the importance of mental wellbeing.

Stress comes in different forms – from finances to family and anything in between. Our partner, the Veterans’ Gateway, can put you in touch with someone who can help, no matter what’s causing it.

What is the Veterans’ Gateway?

If you’re ex-Armed Forces and struggling with civvy street, the Veterans’ Gateway can help.

When you need support, make Veterans’ Gateway your first point of contact. Whether you’re looking for a new home, having financial troubles or struggling with employment, we can connect you directly to the help you’re looking for from organisations that support the ex-service community – wherever and whenever you need it.

For 24-hour support:

Go to

Or call 0808 802 1212

This National Stress Awareness Day, the Veterans' Gateway is also working with The Defence Discount Service to offer free Defence Privilege Cards to HM Armed Forces veterans who register as part of Veterans’ Gateway. Use your personalised card online and on the high street to get discounts in shops, restaurants and venues.