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 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.


    Women’s Centre

    Our Women’s only centres provide information, advice, support and training or education


    Marching On

    The adventure never ends just because we leave the Armed Forces


    Woodlands Therapy

    Taking mental health services outside and making first steps fun.


    Fighting Fit

    Helalthy body, healthy mind, let us help you to get fighting fit


    Relationship Counselling

    All relationships have ups and downs. Sometimes, though, things can get a


    Family Law Support

    Veteran Families understands that hiring a solicitor can be expensive,

    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.