Advice and information for members of the armed forces

What does it do?

Our team are here to listen and not to judge. We can give you factual information and 'signpost' ways forward to assist you.

We can also speak with you in confidence if you, or someone you know, are absent without leave (AWOL).

Who it is for?

Forcesline is a free and confidential telephone helpline and email service for current and former members of the Armed Forces and their families.

Where it is available?

National service (England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales).

What it costs:

This service is free

How to access or apply for it:

Forcesline can be accessed from anywhere in the world.

UK 0800 260 6767
Germany 0800 1827 395
Cyprus 800 91065
Falkland Islands #6111
Rest of the world +44 (0)207 463 9292

You can also email us using our online form:

Additional information:

You can find details for your local SSAFA branch, here:


Info last updated:

SSAFA, 4 Dunstan's Hill, London, EC3R 8AD