SSAFA Kent

We are the Kent branch of SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity.

SSAFA Kent

We are the Kent branch of SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity.

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We provide lifelong support to those who are serving or have served in the British Army, Royal Navy, Royal Marines or the Royal Air Force, and to their families. Founded in 1885, we’re extremely proud of our long-standing heritage and of all the work we do with inspiring people from Kent, across the UK and around the world.

 

Opening times: 09.00-17.00

Telephone number: 020 8895 6716

 

If you’re unable to reach us, you can contact Forcesline on 0800 731 4880 between the hours of 09:00 and 17:30, Monday - Friday.  If you need immediate help any other time, please contact Veteran's Gateway on 0808 802 1212.

Meet the team

The team at SSAFA Kent is dedicated to helping veterans, service personnel, and their families, in the local community. Our commitment is to provide support with experienced, non-judgemental and friendly advice, as well as a variety of practical services that cover a range of emotional, practical and financial issues. We are proud to say that we help our Armed Forces family whenever they need us, for as long as they need us. Here at SSAFA Kent, we have a variety of different personalities that together make our team so special.

Tony Jeacock

Caseworker

Raised in Oxfordshire, Tony joined the Corps of Royal Engineers in 1965. After leaving the forces, Tony spent 36 years in the financial industry, before joining SSAFA in 2016. Tony volunteers for the satisfaction of helping those in need.

Volunteer with us

We love what we do. The sense of pride you get when you know you’ve helped someone get their independence and dignity back is extraordinary. Through volunteering for SSAFA Kent, you’ll have the chance to meet some truly inspiring people, with stories you’ll never forget. You’ll also gain new skills and experiences, but most importantly, you’ll make a difference in the lives of those who have dedicated their lives, often at great sacrifice, to protect and serve our country.

Available roles