Support groups

​In the county there are many support groups who can provide specialist support to Armed Forces personnel for substance abuse, mental health, bereavement and more.

Northamptonshire drop-in sessions

Royal British Legion drop-in sessions

If you're serving or have ever served in the Armed Forces, The Royal British Legion can offer you and your family advice and support.

Private rooms are available for private appointments, if booked in advance.

Daventry

Every 4th Wednesday of the month, 9am to midday

Daventry Volunteer Centre
Veterans Breakfast
New Street
Daventry
Northamptonshire
NN11 4BU

Northampton General Hospital

Every 3rd Thursday of the month, 11am to 1pm

Northampton General Hospital
Cyber Cafe
Cliftonville
Northampton
NN1 5BD

Rushden

Every 2nd Wednesday of the month, 11am to 1pm

ASDA
Washbrook Road
Rushden

Rushden tea and coffee morning

Every 1st Thursday of the month, 10am to midday

Athletic Club Rushden
Newton Road
Rushden
NN10 0HF

Wellingborough

Every 3rd Wednesday of the month, 10am to midday

Morrisons
2-5 Oxford Street
Wellingborough
NN8 4JJ

Emma Connor talks about how the Royal British Legion can help support your transition in to civilian life:

 

Wellingborough veterans coffee morning

Every 2nd Thursday of the month starting on 11 July 2019 at 11am. Come along and join in the conversation with our residents and enjoy free refreshments, coffee and cake.

For more information contact Carley Young on 0800 085 4129.

Bilton Court Care Home
Queensway
Wellingborough
NN8 3FR

Armed Forces Veterans Breakfast Club

The Armed Forces Veterans Breakfast Clubs meet regularly across the country and provide a social network and informal support to veterans and their families. The club is free to attend, but you do have to purchase your own breakfast.  

In Northamptonshire we have the following clubs;

Corby

Saxon Crown Pub, NN17 1FN – Neil McKean corbyafvbc@gmail.com

Daventry

The Saracens Head, NN11 4GG – Chris Ward daventryafvbc@gmail.com

Duston

Poppy fields Farms, NN5 6GT – Larry Mann larrymann@hotmail.com

Rushden

Needle and Awl, NN10 6EF – Richard Weaver – richardpweaver@btinternet.com