Grants

We can provide support to serving and ex-Service people and their dependants who are suffering financially. We are also there for those who need urgent assistance to get through a temporary crisis, such as homelessness.

Crisis grants

If you're going through a crisis and need help to meet unexpected expenses, the Legion may be able to help you.

Crisis Grants

Veterans Medical Funds

The Legion is managing a new funding scheme to support veterans with hearing loss and those with serious physical injury and needing mobility assistance.

Veterans Medical Funds

Mobility Aids & Equipment Grants

If you need help getting around then the Legion may be able to provide an electrically powered mobility vehicle, scooter, or buggy.

Mobility Aids & Equipment Grants

Household Equipment & Adaptation

The Legion can support you to get funding and grants to adapt your home and receive new equipment.

Household Equipment & Adaptation

Grants Finder

You could be missing out on financial and other support from grant-giving funds. Use our free Grants Search tool to help you find the most appropriate funds, based on your circumstances and needs. 

Grants Finder

Employment Support Grants

Finding a job can be one of the hardest parts of leaving the Armed Forces. The Legion can support you to receive funding for additional training or education.

Employment Support Grants

External Grants

The Royal British Legion directly helps thousands of beneficiaries every year. But we also provide funds to other organisations, manage trusts and scholarship funds and help the wider Armed Forces community in many ways. 

External Grants

Women's Section Allowances

The welfare of women who served, or are wives or widows of Servicemen and their dependants is very much our concern. The Women’s Section has a number of benevolent programmes where financial assistance and other services are available to women, men and children.

Women's Section website

People who have been helped by the Legion

Homelessness

The Royal British Legion is there to support and offer practical assistance to every ex-Serviceman or woman and their dependants, who is homeless or living in temporary accommodation. Find out more here.

Contact your local Legion Area Office via our Contact Centre on 0808 802 8080 or email us at info@britishlegion.org.uk.

Prison In-Reach

Through our national network of trained caseworkers, The Royal British Legion is working jointly with SSAFA on a Prison In-Reach programme. Together, we can offer advice and practical support to ex-Service people who are serving a prison sentence and their immediate dependants.

TRBL / SSAFA Inside Times
Freepost SW1345
199 Borough High Street
London SE1 1AA 

Additional Grants

The Royal British Legion also administers funds on behalf of specialist ex-Service organisations. If you, or someone you know, might be eligible for a grant from one of the organisations below, please contact info@britishlegion.org.uk or call our helpline on 0808 802 8080.

Further information

For more information, please contact our helpline on 0808 802 8080, or email info@britishlegion.org.uk