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. Family duo commemorate their connection with the Armed Forces by taking part in Ride to the Somme

    Father and son Ride to the Somme together

    Family duo commemorate their connection with the Armed Forces by taking part in Ride to the Somme

  2. southern water st vincents ssafa

    Southern Water salutes SSAFA St Vincents

    Water Company donate thousands of pounds to help support SSAFA St. Vincent’s Residential Care home on the Isle of Wight.

  3. Beer label promotes local SSAFA branch

    Beer label promotes local SSAFA branch

    SSAFA Durham work with local brewer to produce beer label promoting the branch

  4.  WW2 Forces Sweetheart, Dame Vera Lynn is announced as SSAFA Ambassador

    Dame Vera Lynn announced as SSAFA Ambassador

    War-time entertainer and national treasure, Dame Vera Lynn has just been announced as the first-ever female ambassador for SSAFA.

  5. New SSAFA Controller Lt Gen Sir Andrew Gregory KBE CB

    Lieutenant General Sir Andrew Gregory appointed as SSAFA Controller

    SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity, is delighted to announce that Lt Gen Sir Andrew Gregory KBE CB has been appointed as Controller (Chief Executive). Sir Andrew will join SSAFA on 30 August 2016.

  6. Raising awareness about Military Veterans mental health

    22 Pushup Challenge

    Raising awareness about Military Veterans mental health

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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