Reports from Armed Forces charities

Through a series of reports, the Map of Need gives clearer insights into where veterans are within the UK, what their current needs are and what their future needs might be, by looking at the support they have asked for or accessed.

Each of these reports has been produced by the Map of Need team, working with Armed Forces charities. The reports feature a summary of the findings.

ABF The Soldiers’ Charity main findings


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Combat Stress referrals, main findings


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Poppyscotland main findings


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The RAF Benevolent Fund main findings


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Royal Naval Benevolent Trust main findings


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SSAFA main findings


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The Royal British Legion main findings


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Veterans NHS Wales main findings


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UDR & R IRISH Regimental Benevolent Funds main findings

Jan 2018 – May 2018

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Further reports will be added when available

The Map of Need holds the following reports. If you would like to request access to these reports, please contact

ABF Soldiers Charity 2015-2017

ABF Soldiers Charity 2018-2019

ABF Soldiers Charity 2019-2020

Combat Stress 2017-2018

Financial Applications from UDRR Irish HS Aftercare Service

Help4Heroes 2016-2019

Naval Benevolent Trust 2015-2017

NHS IAPT Analysis

Poppyscotland 2015-2016

RAF Benevolent Fund 2014-2017

RAFA 2016-2018

RBL 2014-2017

Service Families and SSAFA assistance 2019-2020

SSAFA 2014-2019

SSAFA 2015-2017

SSAFA 2019

SSAFA January 2018- June 2019

The Royal Marines Chairty 2018-2019

UDRR IRISH Home Service Aftercare Service 2017-2018

Veterans NHS Wales 2014-2018