Combat Stress is a national UK charity dedicated to helping veterans experiencing mental health difficulties by providing clinical services that are free and accessible to all veterans. We have 14 community teams across England, Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland and three residential treatment centres. Combat Stress is the largest provider of clinical mental health services dedicated for veterans in the UK and receives approximately 2,600 new referrals each year. Support is provided by a range of professionals including, psychiatrists, psychologists, therapists, occupational therapists, nurses, art therapists and support workers. In addition to providing clinical mental health services Combat Stress has established a research team to explore the needs of treatment seeking veterans with mental health difficulties.