SSAFA the Armed Forces charity

WE ARE SSAFA

WE PROVIDE LIFELONG SUPPORT FOR OUR ARMED FORCES

A member of the RAF regiment and his child

Help for you

If you've ever served, we are here to help you and your family

A SSAFA volunteer with serving personnel

Volunteer

Do your bit for our Forces in your community

More about how SSAFA supports the Armed Forces

About us

130 years of supporting the Armed Forces family

Latest

  1. Support SSAFA this Remembrance Day with a new, limited edition coin

    Support SSAFA this Remembrance Day with a new, limited edition coin

    To support SSAFA’s work and mark our annual Remembrance Day commemorations, The Jubilee Mint has issued a number of new limited edition Remembrance Day coins.

  2. Savoo teams up with SSAFA to help military families across the UK

    Savoo teams up with SSAFA to help military families across the UK

    We’re pleased to announce Savoo Search, Save and Raise as our new fundraising partner!

  3. Operation Big Brew Up

    Operation Big Brew Up

    Put the kettle on! Get the biscuits out! SSAFA’s Big Brew Up is here from the 3-9 October. Take a look at our list of amazing military-themed tea facts that you can wow your friends with at your own Big Brew Up.

  4. Mother and son’s epic charity ride for SSAFA

    Mother and son complete epic charity ride for SSAFA

    In June, mother and son team Tracey and Luke Blake from Waterlooville, near Portsmouth, cycled over 200 miles for charity on specially designed disability trikes with their assistance dog Chewbacca.

  5. SSAFA boxing fundraiser

    Fighting in SSAFA's corner

    In eight weeks Zoe went from beginner to boxing champ to raise funds in memory of her father, Warrant Officer class 2 Sergeant Major Vine.

  6. Brave fundraiser skydives for SSAFA

    Brave fundraiser skydives for SSAFA

    Chrissy Wilcox raised £1,200 after being inspired by talk from local SSAFA volunteer.

How SSAFA helped Rob Cromey-Hawke after he was injured

Our stories

Hear from the people we help - and the people who help us

Royal Marine Mark Ormrod

Thank our Forces

Will you say thank you to those who give so much

Our events

Events

Soldiers at Big Brew Up Forces charity tea party

It's Big Brew Up time

Put the kettle on for our Armed Forces

Impact

Impact

61,155

people were helped by SSAFA's charitable services last year

7,060

volunteers working in the community

24,947

people supported through our specialist services

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