Support for Services & Ex-Services Personnel

The Welfare Benefits and Money Advice service offered to members of the Armed Forces and their families through Portsmouth Citizens Advice Bureau in conjunction with The Royal British Legion is now closed.

How We Can Help

Portsmouth CAB has a dedicated Debt Advice Centre supported by the Money Advice Service (MAS) and we have fully qualified debt advisers available to help you with any debt problems that you may have. Please visit our Debt Advice Centre webpage for more details.

We are also continuing with regular debt advice outreach sessions at:

The Maritime Club, in Queen Street – every 1st Wednesday of the month – 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm.

HMS Nelson, Swiftsure Block – every other Wednesday – 10:00 am to 12:00 noon (please call us on 023 92 855862 to check on times and availability of this session).

The Royal British Legion Benefits and Money Advice Service

The Royal British Legion remains the UK’s leading charity providing financial, social and emotional support to millions who have served or are currently serving in the Armed Forces, and their dependants and for further details of what vital support they offer please click on this link to visit their website.

For further queries please contact:

The Legion's in-house Benefits and Money Advice team on 0808 802 8080 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

or

Lauren Buckley, National lead on Benefits and Money Advice for The Royal British Legion – This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Other Services support organisations that provide invaluable support to Services & Ex-Services personnel

SSAFA  www.ssafa.org.uk

Combat Stress  www.combatstress.org.uk

Help for Heroes  www.helpforheroes.org.uk