You are about to be discharged from the armed forces

What the Council can do

When you ask the Council for assistance you should be ready to give as many details as possible, including:

  • medical details from the Ministry of Defence - for example, a Medical History Release form
  • the reason for your discharge
  • identification - for example, a copy of your passport, birth certificate or Home Office papers
  • your financial information - for example, bank statements and benefit letters

The Council may:

  • help you identify any places where you have a right to live
  • put you in touch with organisations that could help you