Wednesday, 25 March 2015

Help And Support For Service Leavers


Regardless of length of service, everyone leaves the Army at some point. This can be a challenging time and involve a period of adjustment which can trigger a number of emotions from exhilaration to pain and anxiety. It may not just be the Service leaver who is affected; it may also impact upon family and friends. 

There is high quality practical support available to Service leavers undergoing their transition but there is little information or advice about what Service leavers and their families might experience emotionally. 

This Transition Information Sheet seeks to highlight some of the emotions that Service leavers and their families might experience and reassure them that this is quite natural and that in all but a very few cases life returns to ‘normality’ fairly quickly

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