Local support for service families from SSAFA

Support in the service community

How we work on bases and stations around the world

Call our team on 0845 241 7141 or send us an online enquiry.


Support in the service community

We have specially trained volunteers on bases and stations around the world ready to give a helping hand to serving families.

Here are just some of the ways that we can support you. Get in touch to let us know what we can do for you.

Everyday practical support

We can give you practical support such as transport to an appointment or help keeping your garden in shape.

Someone to talk to

Our befrienders are there when you need some company when your loved one is deployed away from home. They are there to give advice to those who are new with service life.

Help with tough situations

We can help you through incredibly difficult times, such as bereavement. We can give you support if your family has some problems or is separated.

Supporting you back onto civvy street

And we’re there for you if you’re thinking about leaving the Armed Forces and you’re feeling unsure about resettling into civilian life.

More support

All our volunteers are trained to know how to get you more support if you might need it.