SSAFA Lincolnshire

We are the Lincolnshire Branch of SSAFA, the Armed Forces Charity

SSAFA Lincolnshire

We are the Lincolnshire Branch of SSAFA, the Armed Forces Charity

SSAFA Lincolnshire Branch

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 Lincolnshire, across the UK and around the world.


Opening times: Monday, Wednesday and Friday 09.30-12.30

Telephone number: 0115 957 3289

(Please use this number only during opening hours, and the contact form to the right for all other branch enquiries).

If you need urgent help you can contact Forcesline on 0800 731 4880 between the hours of 09:00 and 17:30.

If you need help any other time, please contact Veteran's Gateway on 0808 802 1212.

Meet the Team

The team at SSAFA Lincolnshire is dedicated to helping veterans 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 Lincolnshire, we have a variety of different personalities that together make our team so special.

Mark Trainor

Honorary Divisional Secretary, Caseworker & Publicity Officer

Mark served in the RN for 14 years and was then involved with the Army and RAF as a civilian. Volunteering with various charities for over 3 decades you can often see Mark raising awareness and fundraising where he lives in and around Cleethorpes.

Volunteer with ss

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 Lincolnshire, 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