Social work for military families worldwide

Social Work support

Professional services for military families worldwide

Social work support worldwide

SSAFA provides essential social work support to military families throughout the world.

Services around the world

Our teams work in partnership with military staff and local organisations to make sure we meet the changing needs to the Armed Forces community.

Our services worldwide

British Forces Cyprus

The British Forces Cyprus Personal Support & Social Work Service works in partnership with health colleagues and local SSAFA volunteers. Alongside UK statutory services for families and children we also provide wider services to the military community.


In Brunei, our Personal Support and Social Work Service supports a unique population of Gurkha soldiers and their families whose first language is Nepali.

Gibraltar and Falkland Islands

SSAFA provides social work and community support in Gibraltar jointly with the Naval Personal and Family Service. We also offer a range of social work support to the British military community in the Falklands working with the Falkland Islands Government Social Services Department.

Excellence in customer service

Our social work service in the UK and around the world has been awarded the government standard for customer service excellence.

Very professional friendly service at a time of distress.

Feedback from service user on our social work support