Welcome to

The Veterans Charity

Registered Charity No. 1123149
Captain Tom 100

Friday 30th April would have been Captain Tom's 101st birthday and to mark the occasion, people are being encouraged to follow his amazing example and 'make tomorrow a better day' by raising funds to help others. Get involved in the Captain Tom 100 and create your own 100 challenge to support The Veterans Charity! Click on the Fundraise or Donate buttons above to make a difference.

How we help

 In 2020 alone, we delivered urgently-needed essential support to 839   cases despite facing a huge drop in vital income because of the impact of   the Coronavirus pandemic. 


 Help us to continue delivering for those in dire hardship. 

Play The Veterans Charity Lottery!

Tickets are just £1 per week and the top prize is a massive £25,000!

The Veterans Charity will receive 50% of the ticket price with 24% of the remaining amount going into the prize funds, 16% covering administration costs (transaction fees, insurance, hosting costs, booking fees etc) and 4% covering VAT.  

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Following the huge success and poignancy of our 'Poppies To Paddington' event last year, we are expanding our unique act of remembrance to bring you Poppy Express 2021 which will cover the whole of the UK and beyond, enabling communities, Veterans, military units and many other organisations and groups to be a part of a very special tribute to our fallen.

Poppy Express 2021 will depart soon...

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See the video of how our new VCHQ was transformed thanks to a grant from Screwfix Foundation, into a great, accessible space which will enable us to run new support initiatives and even a VC Shop!

Charity Registration: 1123149

Company Registration: 6484880

Founded: 2008

© 2020 The Veterans Charity

The Veterans Charity, Seven Brethren Bank, Barnstaple EX31 2AS

We are committed to delivering the highest standards and aim to ensure that all aspects of our work reflect this. Any concerns should be addressed to us in writing to the above address, by email to contact@veteranscharity.org.uk or by telephone on 01271 371001.

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