How we help

We provide whatever support is needed for the Forces family

At SSAFA we provide lifelong support to anyone who is currently serving or has ever served in the Royal Navy, British Army or Royal Air Force. We are here for you and your family, whenever and wherever you need us. We will always treat you with dignity and respect.

Serving Families

Serving Forces

We understand that life in the Forces is unique, so occasionally you or your family might need a helping hand. We’re here to provide practical and emotional support when you most need it.

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Veterans & Families


Whatever your age and military background, if you served in our Forces, we are here for you and those who depend on you. So if you need some help from SSAFA, just ask.

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What's on your mind?


At Forcesline, our trained staff offer a listening ear so you can get whatever is worrying you off your chest. The service is for serving Forces, veterans and their families. We also have a dedicated AWOL line.

Contact Forcesline by phone or email

Do I qualify?

Do I qualify?

SSAFA is here for the whole Forces family. That includes anyone who is currently serving in the Regular and Reserve Forces, veterans, families and dependants. Check to see if you’re covered.

Check your eligibility

Health care & social care work

Nurse treating soldier

Our health and social care staff provide services for our Forces and their families in the UK and around the world, including British Forces Germany. Our dedicated teams of doctors, nurses, social workers and health visitors work closely with the military, partner organisations and SSAFA volunteers in local communities.

Find out about our health and social care

Get in touch:

Call us — 0207 403 8783
or send us an enquiry

Where are we?

Find SSAFA Near You