Our Area Welfare Team is here to help. We are part of the Legion's extensive Poppy Support services. If you are serving, have served or are the dependent or carer of someone who has served in the UK's Armed Forces, then you are eligible for our help.
Outreach drop-ins are available
Advice and Information Officer
Helpline: 0808 802 8080
Mobile: 07823 418688
Camborne Wesley Centre .......... Second Thursday of the Month
Camborne Wesley Methodist Church (14.00 to 16.00Hrs)
Camborne, TR14 8EG
Helston Culdrose Community Centre ..... Third Tuesday of the Month
Culdrose Community Centre, (13.00 to 15.30)
Helston, TR13 8DF
Launceston, Royal British Legion ......First Wednesday of the Month
Royal British Legion, (10.00 to 12.00Hrs)
42 Westgate Street,
Launceston, PL15 7AE
Newquay JCP Outreach Drop-in Centre ........ Third Thursday of the Month
Newquay Job Centre Plus (13.30 to 16.00)
32 East Street,
Newquay, TR7 1BH
Penzance Job Centre Plus .......... Fourth Tuesday of the Month
Penzance Job Centre Plus (12.00 to 15.00 Hours)
Cornwall, TR18 2NU
ST. Austell Library ...... First Wednesday of the Month
St. Austell Library, (13.30 to 15.30Hrs)
2 Carlyon Road,
St. Austell, PL25 4LD
The John Betjemen Centre ........ Fourth Wednesday of the Month
The John Betjemen Centre (10.30 to 12.30 Hrs)
Cornwall, PL27 7BX.
We can offer financial aid in an urgent crisis, help homeless ex-Service people get back on their feet, advise on compensation claims, offer careers advice for those looking to make a fresh start after leaving the Forces, arrange home or hospital visits and much more.
Our free telephone helpline is open to everyone, 8am - 8pm, 7 days a week. Call 0808 802 8080 (free from UK landlines and main mobile networks).
Or Pop-in to see us at 174 Armada Way, Plymouth between 10am and 4 pm, Monday to Friday.
You can also use our online self-help knowledge base to find the information you need.
Topics covered include:
- War pensions and compensation claims
- Inquest advice
- Benevolent / welfare help
- Benefits and money advice
- Independent living
- Care homes
- Poppy Breaks, Family Holiday Breaks and Adventure Breaks