Veterans In Crisis Sunderland
Offering support for ex service men, women and their families.
Welcome to Veterans in Crisis Sunderland – VICS. If you are a veteran and you’re registered with a Sunderland GP and need help (or you know of someone that is), we will be very pleased to hear from you. Our mission is to do everything we can to get veterans back on their feet, however long it takes. However, you don’t need to be in crisis – all veterans are welcome.
You can call Ger direct on 07398 916590 or Sam on 07495 825799, and if we can’t take the call you can contact the office on 0191 5671878 and we will get back to you ASAP.
In cases of emergency and for out of hours please utilise the following numbers – Op Courage (Mental Health service for veterans which is 24 hours) 0800 652 2867, Homeless Team 0191 5205551, NHS Direct 111, to report a rough sleeper 0300 500 0914
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Awards and Recognition
Read comments from some of the verterans we’ve supported.
People don’t realise what ex-service guys go through when they are discharged…These guys will help you.ML
It’s a family, a band of brothers and sisters. I have no hesitation in recommending VICS to any veteran seeking help.MR
I felt sick the first time I went to the Gunners. I didn’t sleep the night before and my stress was through the roof. But it was one of the best decisions of my life!PM
Coming to VICS is the best move I ever made – I have made some brilliant friends and it has ended up like a massive familySH
Please accept our thanks for the invaluable service you offerIP
Two weeks ago, I walked into the meeting and knew hardly anyone. Now I have friends for lifeGD
We would like to express our deep gratitude for the support and advice you provided to our family as we negotiated the Personal Independence Payment Tribunal procedure for our son.DS
I just wanted to say thank you for your help and continued support with dad. Since working with you he has begun to engage on walks and voluntary projects which has got him out and aboutPD