Blog Blog Blog



Five years on from deadly cyclone that claimed more than 6,000 lives, children reveal the trauma of surviving Typhoon Haiyan

7 November 2018

Five years ago on 8 November, Typhoon Haiyan - one of the destructive tropical cyclones ever recorded - hit Southeast Asia, killing more than 6,000 people and leaving an estimated $2.8 billion worth of damage.

Read more

Crew Health Matters

6 November 2018

​Our award-winning Wellness at Sea programme has influenced the lives of many seafarers from all over the globe over the last few years. Wellness at Sea has become a significant force within the maritime industry, opening up a conversation that is vitally important to the welfare of seafarers.

Read more

Caring in Crisis

2 November 2018

Sailors’ Society’s Crisis Response Network supports those affected by traumatic events at sea. With hubs in Asia, South Africa and Europe, the network is able to offer support to seafarers and their family members through its trained chaplains.

Read more

China Maritime Forum

20 July 2018

Sailors' Society's CEO Stuart Rivers recently spoke at the China Maritime Forum about how caring for seafarers benefits the bottom line.

Read more

Posidonia – parties, power cuts and possibilities

14 June 2018

Claire Heath, Sailors' Society's head of development, has just returned from a busy Posidonia and blogs about her trip.

Read more

Why Wellness at Sea matters

17 May 2018

To coincide with Mental Health Awareness Week, Claire Heath, Sailors' Society's head of development, blogs about the importance of Wellness at Sea.

Read more