EAST SUSSEX VETERANS' HUB

At East Sussex Veterans Hub, well being is at the forefront of what we’re working together towards. Our programs and activities are designed to be a catalyst that helps community members reach their goals and fulfill their potential. Learn more about the positive impact we have and join us in bringing about positive change.

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OUR AIMS

To improve veterans’

•Quality of life and well-being

•Ability to self-help and problem solve

•Vision and preparation of/for the future

•Self-esteem, ambition and potential for re-integration into the community

•Recovery thereby reducing impact and costs on community, social services and NHS

•Increase desistence and reduce reoffending potential of veterans involved with criminal justice system

•To provide non-clinical support, including welfare, well-being and coping for veterans of the armed forces in East Sussex, particularly those with combat related PTSD and mental health issues.

•Increase veterans’ ability to understand, address and manage PTSD, mental health symptoms and through self-help gain a reasonable quality of life.

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SECURITY

With this initiative, our goal is to promote great opportunities for those in need. With access to the right resources, people can become empowered by their own abilities and gain the confidence to fulfill their potential. Learn more about our work by getting in touch with our team today.

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QUALITY OF LIFE

With our organization’s mission always in mind, we strive to find new strategies for dealing with this challenge. Advocacy is something that we take very seriously, and our team is working each and every day to make a positive impact. Contact us to learn more about our commitment to this cause.

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ON-GOING SUPPORT

At East Sussex Veterans Hub, we are dedicated to stepping up our efforts in addressing this issue. Support is by no means an easy feat, but through cooperation and community empowerment we believe we can facilitate progress in this area. We are always striving to make a difference, and invite you to learn more and lend your support.

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A PLACE TO LIVE

At East Sussex Veterans' Hub, we are dedicated to stepping up our efforts in addressing this issue. Support is by no means an easy feat, but through cooperation and community empowerment we believe we can facilitate progress in this area. We are always striving to make a difference, and invite you to learn more and lend your support.

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PROFESSIONAL GUIDANCE

With this initiative, our goal is to promote great opportunities for those in need. With access to the right resources, people can become empowered by their own abilities and gain the confidence to fulfill their potential. Learn more about our work by getting in touch with our team today.

HOW WE WORK

We work as an established single point of contact (SPOC)  for East Sussex based in Hastings town centre, to:

•Provide a regular ‘drop-in’ service with access to a community café.

•Facilitate a wellbeing and coping group which meets fortnightly.

•Arrange and manage events for benefit of service users

•Establish collaborative relationships with other charities and organisations to meet identifiable needs of service users and veterans in general, to enable signposting services and referral pathways.

•Raise awareness of the needs and issues of this particular cohort.

•Raise appropriate funds to ensure sustainability

WHO BENEFITS?

•Veterans and their families accessing the service, along with others in the military community.

•The wider community through less homelessness and the development of this cohort contributing to society.

•Local & national government and statutory organisations, NHS, Police, Social Services,

•MOD and Ministry of Justice

WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS?

•Group location acts as a single point of contact for all aspects of veteran support, centralised in East Sussex.

•Individuals regain independence, dignity and sense of worth leading to all round benefits to local community and society.

•Helps to: remove barriers to offending, improve desistence and towards the rehabilitation of offenders.

•Creates effective help and support, through close cooperation with other organisations, to reach a ‘hard to reach’ cohort thereby reducing impact on local housing, criminal justice system and other statutory bodies.

EAST SUSSEX VETERANS HUB

Office opening hours are 09.30 -12.30

 

5 Harold Place
Hastings
East Sussex TN34 1JA

Freephone 0330 1077 808 or 01424 446292

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