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Support for the armed forces in Herefordshire

We help veterans and service personnel, and their families, in the local community and we rely on public donations to continue our work. Our commitment is to provide support with experienced, non-judgemental and friendly advice, as well as a variety of practical services which cover a range of social, family and financial issues.

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  • Welcome to Herefordshire SSAFA

    What we do

    Welcome to the SSAFA Herefordshire website where we highlight how we can assist members of the Armed Forces, Reservists and Veterans and the all their families.

    We have a well trained group of caseworkers throughout the county who are only too pleased to offer help and they can be contacted either by phoning our 24 hour Helpline number, 01432 273932, or by calling into the Military Charities Helpdesk at the Herefordshire Council Service Centre at Franklin House, Commercial Road in Hereford on Tuesdays and Thursdays between 1000 and 1400.

    SSAFA’s service is completely confidential and a caseworker can visit you at home to see how we can help . We offer dedicated caring support and have been doing so in the County for more than 100 years

    If you would like to join SSAFA we have number of interesting and rewarding volunteer roles and would be very pleased to hear from you"
    Tim Howson
    Chairman SSAFA Herefordshire

  • Become a volunteer

    Do you have time to spare to help make a difference?

    Do you have some spare time to help the Forces Family. We are always looking for volunteers who have a few hours a month and want a rewarding and fulfilling activity. We have a great group of volunteers from all backgrounds that give their time freely. Full expenses are paid. No prior experience is needed, full training is given.

  • Band of Her Majesty's Royal Marines Plymouth

    This is a unique evening with the Band of Her Majesty's Royal Marines Plymouth for a one-off concert and 35th Falklands War commemoration, (including the loss of Hereford's affiliated ship HMS Antelope), on a wonderful evening in May in the beautiful setting of Hereford Cathedral.

    Seating is zoned and tickets are priced at just £25 Front Nave / £18 Rear Nave / £12 Transepts / £10 Side Aisle and will no doubt, sell out very quickly.

    A quality souvenir evening programme is included in the price

    Large screen TVs will be positioned for seating with limited visibility

    Funds raised will be for the benefit of the RNRM Charity and SSAFA Herefordshire.

    This is a exclusive opportunity to share an evening with the Band of Her Majesty's Royal Marines and we look forward to sharing it with you.

    Tickets available from 31st March