• Accessibility statement

    Introduction This website is run by Devon County Council. We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website. For example, that means you should be able to: change colours, contrast levels and fonts using browser settings zoom in up to 300% without the text spilling off the screen using browser […]

  • Professional

    This website contains a range of useful information for professionals working with the Armed Forces Community ( veterans, service leavers, reservists and their families. ) Working with the Armed Forces Community In 2019 it was estimated that there are approximately 107,000 veterans living in Devon. This led to the publishing of a refreshed South West […]

  • Leaving prison

    If you are looking for help with your situation you can contact Forcesline for confidential and independent support on 0800 260 6767 Resettlement Mental health Life skills breaks Print this page ResettlementSSAFA, the Armed Forces charity – Prison In-reach The SSAFA VCJS Support Service is committed to giving veterans and their families a service that […]

  • Leisure

    If you are looking for help with your situation you can contact Forcesline for confidential and independent support on 0800 260 6767 Social Sport Activities Print this page SocialRoyal Marines Association The Royal Marines Charity exists to help the entire Royal Marines Family. Our Vision: Giving a lifetime of support to the Royal Marines Family […]

  • Information for families

    If you are looking for help with your situation you can contact Forcesline for confidential and independent support on 0800 260 6767 Moving to Devon Schools and childcare Support Social Adventure breaks Print this page Moving to DevonHealth Services You will need to register with local health providers such as a doctor, dentist and optician. […]

  • Health

    If you are looking for help with your situation you can contact The Veterans Gateway – Advice and support for veterans and ex-forces by phone on 08‍08 80‍2 12‍12 text 81212 or contact Forcesline for confidential and independent support on 0800 260  6767. General health Mental health Injury and mobility Alcohol and drugs Stop smoking […]

  • Housing

    If you’re: homeless at risk of homelessness worried about paying your rent or mortgage needing advice about your existing housing wanting to find out about housing benefit you can get specific advice for ex-services personnel from: Veterans Gateway – Information and useful services for veterans seeking housing support Use our housing section for expert advice […]

If you are looking for help with your situation you can contact The Veterans Gateway on
0808 802 1212 or text 81212. Advice and support for veterans and ex-forces available here.