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Armed Forces Community Outreach Events

Calm Cafes for Veterans

Calm Cafes for Veterans provide an opportuity to offer an early intervention service to those who are experiencing poor emotional and mental health. They aim to fill the void caused by isolation and detachment after Service whilst also providing a platform for social interaction and comradery. The Cafes are run by Telford Mind with provide trained staff who are able to signpost veterans to Service, and non-Service, Charities and Groups where necessary. The Cafes are funded by the Armed Forces Covenant Fund Trust as part of their Strengthening Delivery programme.

The Cafes are available on a drop-in basis so there is no need to book:

  • Dawley: every second and fourth Monday of the month, 2pm – 4pm, at Dawley House, 22 Burton Street, Dawley, TF4 2ES.
  • Madeley: every first Friday of the month, 11am to 1pm, at Jubilee House, 74 High Street, Madeley, TF7 5AH.

Both sites are wheelchair accessible and have parking close by.

For further information, please email: armedforcescovenant@telford.gov.uk or phone 01952 384772.

Armed Forces Community Support Group 

The Armed Forces Community Support Group Drop-In Session meet at the Hub on the Hill, 104-106 Southgate, Sutton Hill, Telford, TF7 4HG, from 5.30PM to 7PM on the following dates:

  • Tuesday 19 July 2022
  • Tuesday 16 August 2022
  • Tuesday 13 September 2022
  • Tuesday 11 October 2022
  • Tuesday 8 November 2022
  • Tuesday 6 December 2022.

The Group offers support to members of the Armed Forces Community, including spouses and family members, and there are activities for children.

If you would like to set up an Event for our Armed Forces community or wish to be kept informed of future developments, please email: armedforcescovenant@telford.gov.uk.

Last updated: 12/07/2022 13:21