Welcome to “Veteran Families”
More than 95% cases seen within two weeks with our team of 40 plus Counsellors and Psychotherapists working to support North East Veteran Families.
Talking about Problems.
Starts with a coffee and a chat with one of the Families Support Officers, all are Ex Forces or Wives of Ex Forces, so they understand where your coming from.
On the phone or in person at the drop-in centres, to find the best solution to your problem or if its mental health referral into their mental health services.
Solving the Problem.
There are no time limits on the support offered, we work with you until we find a solution to your problem.
Make An Appointment
MAKE AN APPOINTMENT OR DROP-IN TO OUR CENTRES
Please try to book if you can by calling the office or filling in the online form to make a appointment with one of our families officers, for a one-to-one support meeting or you can always drop into our Anxious Minds Centre in Wallsend shopping forum Monday till Friday
Monday - Friday 10.00 am - 15.30 pm
We're here to help
NORTH EAST Veteran Families
Behind every Soldier or Veteran, there is a loving supportive family or partner, we know this as the Armed Forces Community and we are here for you all. It can be very difficult for families leaving the services to find support for themselves and their children, and when one person in the family is struggling with mental health, debt or addiction issues.
It can affect the whole family. We at Veteran Families understand just how difficult life can get when leaving the Forces because we have been where you are now. We provide none judgmental professional support for mental health, and people in crisis and advice services on making claims, family Law and support back into work.
Our Women’s only centres provide information, advice, support and training or education
All relationships have ups and downs. Sometimes, though, things can get a
Some of the professional services and support we offer
All of our Counsellors and Psychotherapists are members of the BACP – a professional association for members of the counselling professions in the UK who exist for one simple reason – counselling changes lives.
" The job you got me is ace. They make me feel so welcome and feel like I belong were a good fit together"
"That’s great really is mate just 🤞 I can get this driving test and maybe a course and start a new big future" "I've just had my driving lessons funding application approved. Thank you so much- you have no idea how this will help
"You have been a great support during our chatting and I feel ready to move on with my life now. I'm keep your number but hopefully I won't need it"
"Cheryl, I'm amazed. I'm going to get 2 weeks of shopping including frozen food, fridge food and cupboard food with toiletries etc . He asked if I had preferences and it was all tailored to me and is a discreet service. Thank you"
"Cheryl it was great talking to you today and thank you for all your advice you have sent me. Will defo look into all of it."
"Your an angel among us and you prove that one person can make a difference"
"It really has made me man enough to know that help is not a weakness but a place to gather strength"
"You guys are amazing ! To know that help is there is massive. Even in my darkest time you make me want to be more!"
"Rarely in life you cross paths with people who make you want to be your best and I've learned from you - no matter how bad I feel today I'm being the best I can"