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Contact the Media Team on 0207 463 9321

News Room

The SSAFA Media Team

Call the Press Office on 020 7463 9321

Sarah Brody

Head of PR

sarah.b@ssafa.org.uk

Emily Garner

PR Manager (Maternity Cover)

emily.garner@ssafa.org.uk

Lucy Walters

Case Study Manager

lucy.w@ssafa.org.uk

Rachel Braier

Celebrity Manager

rachel.b@ssafa.org.uk

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News archive

24 January 2017 - In response to the announcement from the Royal Air Force regarding its social work service provider

1 December 2016 - SSAFA joins forces with celebrities and launch 'Got your back' campaign

31 October 2016 - SSAFA Wiltshire launch the '100 hearts for 100 years' project

12 August 2016 - Southern Water pledges £10,000 to SSAFA St Vincent's Residential Care Home on the Isle of Wight

12 August 2016 - WW2 Forces Sweetheart, Dame Vera Lynn is announced as SSAFA Ambassador

08 August 2016 - Lieutenant General Sir Andrew Gregory appointed as SSAFA Controller

03 August 2016 - SSAFA Southend Veterans’ Club’ travel to The Royal Hospital Chelsea 

02 August 2016 - Scotland - last chance to boot up for SSAFA!

19 July 2016 - SSAFA Research Report: The New Frontline 

20 June 2016 - Mother and Son's epic charity ride for SSAFA

17 June 2016 - Military charity on a mission to bring back the tea cosy

03 June 2016 - SSAFA responds to verdict on the inquest at Deepcut Army Barracks of Pte Cheryl James' death

02 June 2016 - SSAFA searches for volunteers to mentor our Armed Forces

02 June 2016 - SSAFA unveils new memorial at the National Memorial Arboretum

29 March 2016 - David Murray, SSAFA Chief Executive, responds to findings about surge in calls to helpline

27 March 2016 - SSAFA reports 85% surge in calls to confidential helpline

14 March 2016 - Sing for SSAFA

12 February 2016 - SSAFA Southend sets up weekly Veterans Club 

09 February 2016 - RFU announces SSAFA, the Armed Forces Charity, as its military charity partner for 2016

28 January 2016 - SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity, has signed Dan Snow as the charity’s newest celebrity Ambassador

12 January 2016 - Dorset veterans gather to suprise war hero on his 92nd birthday

27 October 2015 - Unique images capture ongoing battle faced by 454 families, one year on since Afghanistan

27 October 2015 - SSAFA: Military families take longer to grieve 

18 October 2015 - "Military adopters must not be overlooked" says the Chair of the National Adoption Leadership Board

14 September 2015 - 500 miles in 5 days – the Ride of Britain 2015

18 July 2015 - SSAFA celebrates 25 years supporting RAF personnel

24 June 2015 - Kettle on, biscuits at the ready...it's time for the Big Brew Up 2015!

24 June 2015 - Britain does not do enough for its Armed Forces, poll reveals

16 June 2015 - Just a drop please…Britain revealed as a nation of builder’s tea drinkers

2 June 2015 - World War Two veteran honoured by Royal Marine Comrades

19 May 2015 - Helmets off to the SSAFA VIctory Ride

3 May 2015 - World War What?

30 April 2015 - Openreach teams up with SSAFA to support military families across the UK

13 March 2015 - The full impact of Afghanistan is yet to be seen

3 February 2015 - SSAFA asks public to help find family of WW2 Hero

27 January 2015 - Event to recognise and thank the families of bomb disposal soldiers

22 December 2014 - More support for veterans in the criminal justice system

10 November 2014 - Siblings’ exhibition pays moving tribute to loved ones lost in conflict

30 October 2014 - SSAFA helps serving personnel to provide 'forever families' for adoptive children

15 October 2014 - Forces families release balloons in memory of lost loved ones

22 September 2014 - Put the kettle on and sign up for the SSAFA Big Brew Up 2014!

11 September 2014 - SSAFA shows its support to the Invictus Games