Armed Forces Covenant

Support services

Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen’s Families Association (SSAFA)

The SSAFA believes that the commitment of our Armed Forces and their families deserves our lifelong support. So it provides practical, emotional and financial support to anyone who is serving or has ever served and their families. Whenever you need the team, they’ll do whatever they can to help.

Contact details

SSAFA Bedfordshire: 020 4566 9129

Royal British Legion (RBL)

The Royal British Legion provides lifelong support to serving and ex-serving personnel and their families. Support starts after one day of service and continues through life, long after service is over. Call us on 0808 802 8080 or online chat via the Royal British Legion website, alternatively, you can email:

Charity Choice

Want to support armed and ex-services charities? Or to just reinforce your knowledge of army and Royal Navy charities?

Whatever your interest, you’ll find legions of UK-registered organisations offering support for soldiers, sailors and airmen and women in the sub-categories on the Charity Choice website, whether your aim is to fundraise, donate, volunteer time, or find out more.