Help for vulnerable or disabled veterans
If you need every day help or help for adaptions in your home you may get this from your local council or the Welfare Service or Veteran Organisations. The Citizens Advice has collated a number of useful service in one place for you to view.
In England, for more information about the help available for disabled people go to the GOV.UK website at www. gov.uk. In England, Wales and Scotland, you can find out more information about the help available from Veterans UK .Veterans UK, which is an Agency of the Ministry of Defence (MOD), is the sole Government-funded source of help and advice for veterans. Its website has a lot of useful information for veterans and their families, including on welfare support and other specialist support programmes that are available to veterans. It also provides links to many other veterans organisations.Veterans UK also runs a free helpline for veterans, which gives advice on many topics.
For more information about the services your local authority may offer, and how to access these services, see Social care and support.
Care homes for veterans.
There are a number of care homes available just for elderly and disabled veterans. You can find out more information and advice about this from the Royal British Legion.