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Armed Forces

General enquiries and national helplines

If you cannot find what you are looking for or need assistance please call the telephone numbers below or alternatively use the link for other ways to make contact.

Hampshire County Council: 0300 555 1375

You can find help and advice on many subjects by calling Hampshire County Council on the general enquiries line above or use the Contact us webpage for email addresses and online forms.

The National Ministry of Defence helpline: 0800 022 3366

This is a free national helpline run by the Ministry of Defence.

It offers automated options for both in-Service and ex-Service personnel, their families and widows to use to help find the right people to ask for help and advice. It’s not intended to replace existing sources of advice, but it provides a safety net for those who are completely unaware of what is available.

Combat Stress support helpline: 0800 138 1619

The Combat Stress 24-Hour Helpline is for the military community and their families. It can advise on various issues from mental health to practical support.

You can also text 07537 404 719 (standard charges apply for texts) or email:


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