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New NHS Mental Health Service For Ex Military Personnel Needing Urgent Help

05/02/2021

An inner London NHS Trust has launched an ambitious new High-Intensity Service for all former British Armed Forces personnel in need of urgent mental health care and treatment living in the capital.

 

Source: https://www.forces.net/video?video=47666

The HIS is for veterans who are struggling with their mental health, are in a mental health crisis and / or need urgent and emergency care and treatment. Together with the Veterans’ Mental Health Transition, Intervention and Liaison Service (TILS) and the Veterans’ Mental Health Complex Treatment Service (CTS), the HIS now offers a complete range of specialist mental health care for serving personnel leaving the armed forces and veterans.

Contact details for the HIS in the regions now delivering this service are as follows:

Further information on dedicated NHS mental health services for Veterans can be found here: https://www.nhs.uk/nhs-services/armed-forces-and-veterans-healthcare/veterans-nhs-mental-health-services/