It is extremely important to Falkirk FC and Falkirk Football Foundation that we look after our mental health, and the health of those around us.

We are therefore delighted to support Combat Stress, the UK’s leading charity which helps former servicemen and women deal with issues like post-traumatic stress disorder, anxiety, and depression.

At this Friday’s game against Ayr United we will be collecting on their behalf to support veterans from every service and conflict to give them hope and a future. A number of veterans will also be at the game which, for some, is a huge challenge for various reasons.

If you are struggling, or are worried about someone, you are not alone. Talk to someone you know, to your GP or to the Samaritans on 116 123.”