The Legion offers much-needed breaks to ex-Service and serving personnel and their families. If you or a member of your family is recovering from an illness, bereavement or other life-affecting event, the Legion can provide a comfortable and enjoyable break.
About our break centres
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Alderson House, East Yorkshire
Bennet House, Northern Ireland
Byng House, Merseyside
Somerset Legion House, Somerset
Catchment area: South West, South East, Metropolitan, West Midlands, South Wales, Bedfordshire, Birmingham, Buckinghamshire, Essex, Gloucestershire, Hereford, Worcester, Hertfordshire, Oxfordshire, Suffolk, Warwickshire, South StaffordshireSomerset Legion House
How to apply
Our Break services are available to serving or ex-Service men or women and/or their dependants who are in genuine need of a break. (Please note that all applications are assessed on a need and means basis).
Contact your local Legion office to apply or call 0808 802 8080 for more information.
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