NHS Priority Treatment
Please tell your GP that you have served in the Armed Forces. You are entitled to priority access to NHS care, in line with clinical need, for any Service related conditions.
For further information please see link below :
Armed Forces Covenant - Healthcare Priority for Veterans
Worried about your Mental Health?
If you are experiencing mental health difficulties related to your military service - don't suffer in silence, get in touch with the team who can help you get on with your life.
For further information on support please see below:
- Veterans NHS Wales - This is an NHS service for veterans with service-related mental health conditions; the Veterans' NHS Wales leaflet for Hywel Dda is available : Veterans’ NHS Wales
- West Wales Action for Mental Health - WWAMH is a voluntary organisation, a charity, and a company limited by guarantee which supports voluntary organisations with an interest in mental health. WWAMH has an excellent overview of third sector provision in this area across the region.
- A Field Guide to Self-Care - WE ARE STRONGER TOGETHER: HEROES HELPING HEROES - Our Field Guide to Self-Care is for the men and women working tirelessly in our hospitals right now. We hope that it’s a useful resource for our healthcare heroes, and for anyone else who may be feeling stressed or anxious during these difficult times.