Op COURAGE: The Veterans’ Mental Health and Wellbeing Service

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After serving in the Armed Forces, some people find it hard to adjust to civvy street. If you’re struggling with your mental health and wellbeing, Op COURAGE: The Veterans’ Mental Health and Wellbeing Service is here to help. Available across England, Op COURAGE has helped nearly 30,000 people since 2017.

Op COURAGE is an NHS service developed with people who’ve served in the Armed Forces and experienced mental ill-health. Everyone at Op COURAGE is either from the Armed Forces or has experience of working with the military community. Whether you’re due to leave the Armed Forces, are a reservist or have already left the military, Op COURAGE can help.

Individuals can contact Midlands Op COURAGE directly to make an appointment or ask someone else, such as a family member, friend, charity or health professional to make it for them:

There is also an emotional support line available, open 24/7 by calling:
0300 323 0139

For further information, visit www.opcouragemidlands.nhs.uk

If you need help but do not live within the midlands area, visit www.nhs.uk/opcourage to find your local Op COURAGE service.