In response to the announcement from the Royal Air Force regarding its social work service provider

Sir Andrew Gregory, Controller, SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity said: “SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity, is delighted to have been selected by the Royal Air Force to be its partner in providing personnel support and social work for at least the next five years.

“It has been an enormous privilege for us to work with the Service, its military personnel and their families for over a quarter of a century and we look forward to developing and enhancing this relationship, one that we greatly value.”


Notes to editors

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SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity (formerly known as the Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen & Families Association), provides lifelong support to anyone who is currently serving or has ever served in the Royal Navy, British Army or Royal Air Force, and their families. This includes both regulars and reserves.

Each year, our professional staff and network of more than 6,500 volunteers provide assistance to some 60,000 people, ranging from World War Two veterans to the families of young servicemen and women wounded or killed in Afghanistan.

For more information visit and follow us on Twitter: @SSAFA.





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