Health Links

Big White Wall – Pioneering online service for people who are feeling low or depressed. Free to the Armed Forces community and offers help and support in a variety of ways. There is reluctance for those with mental health problems to seek help, but Big White Wall removes the stigma as members are anonymous.

British Dental Health Foundation – The Foundation is the UK’s leading independent charity, which aims to improve oral health care standards via objective advice and recommendations.

Citizens Advice Bureau – Offers advice on many subjects, including welfare and disability benefits.

Citizens Advice Scotland – For those residing in Scotland.

GOV.UK – The official government website for citizens has a comprehensive section on disability benefits.

Welfare Information Office – This Office can provide you with details about health and dentistry facilities in your new local area.

MIND – The mental health charity, which offers advice and support groups for those affected by mental health problems.

NHS Choices -A useful site for finding health services in your area.

NHS Direct – This website is a comprehensive information source, which allows you to search for NHS dentists, GP’s, hospitals and other health services in your area.

Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS) – Your local branch should be able to provide regional information on health and dentistry issues.

The Royal College of Psychiatrists – Provide information on mental health issues and legislation.