Hire a Hero is a charity that supports service leavers through the transition into civilian life. We work in partnership with public, private and third sector organisations to provide a network of support and to signpost service leavers to the most appropriate resources as required. For many service leavers civilian life can be a confusing, chaotic place; the charity, through its network of businesses, mentors and volunteers provides a consistent source of support to service leavers. Essential to the Hire a Hero way of working is the individualised support provided and the connection maintained through the transition period. Hire a Hero helps service leavers to make better informed choices as well connecting them with businesses for potential employment.
Hire a Hero mentors provide transitional support, whether it be employment, housing, welfare or financial advice. Our mentors are committed to offering individualised support and helping those who have served gain a better understand of Civvy Street.
If the charity cannot directly support your area of need, with the help of the mentor and through signposting to trusted partners and appropriate organisations Hire a Hero will help you access the required, entitled support