Here for our Armed Forces

Here for our Armed Forces

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130 years of supporting the Armed Forces family

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  1. BT Openreach partnership

    Openreach teams up with SSAFA to support military families across the UK

    Openreach, BT’s local network business, has launched the largest charitable tie-up in its history by partnering with SSAFA. The partnership builds on BT’s long standing support for military and ex-military service men and women and will see the two organisations collaborate on a range of fundraising and promotional initiatives.

  2. team SSAFA runner Chrissy

    Countdown to the London Marathon

    Team SSAFA runner Chrissy counts down the final days to the London Marathon

  3. veteran record attempt

    Disabled veteran to attempt 1,000-mile record for charity

    Andy McIntosh, a disabled ex-Army Corporal, will be attempting to beat the world record for the ‘Fastest journey from John-O’-Groats to Land’s End on an Electric Mobility Vehicle’.

  4. New wheelchair changes the life of ex-Marine's wife

    New wheelchair changes the life of ex-Marine's wife

    The wife of a former Royal Marine who lives with severely restricted mobility has regained her independance thanks to SSAFA and a life-changing wheelchair.

  5. The full impact of Afghanistan is yet to be seen

    The full impact of Afghanistan is yet to be seen

    David Murray, Chief Executive of SSAFA, takes a moment to talk about the importance of the Afghanistan Service of Commemoration and the long-term effects of the conflict on the Forces family.

  6. Fujitsu lead the way in supporting our Forces and their families

    Fujitsu lead the way in supporting our Forces and their families

    The major IT systems service experts, Fujitsu UK & Ireland salute our Forces and their families.

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Soldiers at Big Brew Up Forces charity tea party

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Impact

Impact

55,000+

Armed Forces people helped each year

7,055

volunteers working in the community

20,000+

people supported with projects and specialist services

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