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A day in the life of Veteran Liaison & Support Officer, Jill.

The Veterans’ High Intensity Service (HIS) provides care and treatment for former armed forces personnel (veterans) who are in a mental health crisis and need urgent help. The Veterans’ High Intensity Service (HIS), the Complex Treatment Service (CTS) and the Veteran Liaison and Intervention Service (TILS) together make up Op COURAGE. Op COURAGE is an NHS programme, working in partnership with other organisations, such as Walking With The Wounded, to provide special support to veterans.

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The Longest Day Challenge – Sarah’s Longest Swim

This month marks WWTW’s Longest Day Challenge. It challenges you to go further than you have gone before and help to raise money to support veterans and their families. Earlier this month, WWTW supporter, Sarah, took on and completed her Longest Day Challenge, swimming 3 miles in her local pool.

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Walking With The Wounded Announces New Partnership With Sanctuary

WWTW is delighted to announce national housing and care provider Sanctuary as its new supporting partner.

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What can we achieve by collaborating with the NHS?

Since I left the Army in 2015, I have worked in numerous roles supporting disadvantaged and vulnerable people and have come to appreciate the need for collaboration across the Third Sector and for all organisations to put the client/patient/beneficiary at the centre of everything they do. - Written by Simon Lock.

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Longest Day – Meet WWTW supporter Glen Pilkington

Earlier this month, long time WWTW supporter, Glen, took on his own Longest Day challenge in the Lake District to show his support to those who served.

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Men's Mental Health Week- written by Glen Ferguson, Head Start/Click Therapies therapist

This week is Men’s Mental Health Week. As we move away from one pandemic to potentially another with wars still occurring in the world it is an important area to focus on for everyone, not just veterans.

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A day in the life of Cal - WWTW's North West Administrator

Over the next few months, we're going to introduce you to some of the team members behind Walking With The Wounded.

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The 40th Anniversary of the Falkland War

With the 40th Anniversary of the Falklands War, we remember those members of the Armed Forces who lost their lives defending the island.

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Louis Alexander’s Mount Blanc Longest Day Challenge

This month, WWTW Community Ambassador, Louis, will climb Mount Blanc to support WWTW's Longest Day Challenge

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Meet the WWTW team who lit The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Beacons

On Thursday, June 2nd, 2022, 4 teams of WWTW staff, beneficiaries and supporters marked the historic Platinum Jubilee celebrations by lighting 4 beacons on top of the UK’s highest peaks.

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