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For some, making contact for the first time or asking for help may seem quite daunting. Whether you are having difficulties making ends meet or just don’t know where to turn for help, Poppyscotland is here to provide a sympathetic ear along with practical assistance.

  • For information on accessing support from Poppyscotland call 0131 550 1557 or email
  • For specialist advice for veterans from the Armed Services Advice Project (ASAP) run by Citizens Advice Scotland and part funded by Poppyscotland, call 0808 800 1007 or visit the ASAP website.

Visit our links section for information on other organisations helping veterans in Scotland.


Wilfred Owen’s historic first steps in Edinburgh revisited

War Poet Wilfred Owen’s historic first steps in Edinburgh have been revisited to mark 100 years to the day since he arrived in the city. Organised by Wilfred Owen’s Edinburgh 1917-2017 – a committee consisting of representatives from Edinburgh Napier …

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Great Scottish Walk & Run

Celebrate Armed Forces Day 2017 by going the Exrta Mile for Poppyscotland. Whatever your age or ability, there’s an event for you.

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Poppyscotland Sportive

Following three sell-out years the Poppyscotland Sportive is back on Sunday 24th September with three stunning routes – 45 miles, 68 miles & 102 miles.

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