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.


Ongoing Discussion.

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


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

Sunday                                         Closed

We're here to help

NORTH EAST Veteran Families

Behind every Soldier or Veteran, there is a loving supportive family or partner, we now 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.


Relationship Counselling

Relationship counselling All relationships have ups and downs. Sometimes, though, things can


Family Law Support

Veteran Families understands that hiring a solicitor can be expensive,


Veteran Carers

Do you look after someone who couldn’t manage without you?


Adult Counselling Services

Counselling and Psychotherapy are talking therapies. We provide support to adults


Children’s Counselling Services

Young people may need help with a wide range of issues.


Alcohol reduction support

This is for families affected by or experiencing problematic alcohol

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.