THE VIKING BOAT Co.
The Viking Boat Co. (formerly Plane Sailing for Heroes C.I.C) is a not-for-profit community enterprise situated in the heart of Darlington. Our purpose is to help ex-military personnel develop mental resilience and coping strategies to counter the effects of PTSD, anxiety, stress, loneliness, and isolation to help them lead active and fulfilling lives in their community.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Who do we support?
We help ex-military personnel develop mental resilience and coping strategies to counter the effects of PTSD, anxiety, stress, loneliness, and isolation sustained due to military service.
How much do courses and activities cost?
As a Community Interest Company, all courses are funded. The veteran pays nothing for our services. The only thing you will have to cover is accommodation.
How long do the courses run?
Our courses are open-ended as we operate on a roll-on, roll-off system. You can start and finish whenever you like!
Will I get fed?
We can provide standard amenities such as tea and coffee. There are numerous cafés locally for reasonably-priced food.