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Veterans, serving forces personnel - and their mental health

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), depression, anxiety and substance abuse affect a significant minority of service personnel and veterans. Experiences during service and the transition to civilian life mean that, for some, mental health problems are triggered by particular circumstances.

Local to Camden, Mind in Haringey runs the course Coping with life skills (for veterans, their family and friends) and from St Pancras Hospital, London NW1, there is the Veterans' Mental Health Transition, Intervention and Liaison (TIL) Service.

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We all have times when life’s problems affect our mental health. Maybe you are feeling down and need a safe space to chat, or you would like to meet new people or try something different? This website lists over 100 groups in and around Camden, many offering free or low-cost activities. While some will help with a specific problem, others offer everyday activities to encourage us all to get out and about. Why not find what appeals to you. You can make a list of the groups that are of interest with ‘My Shortlist’.  
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