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First Wellness at Sea Week to be hosted in Hong Kong

16 October 2018

A brand new global initiative from international maritime charity Sailors’ Society, Wellness at Sea Week, from 4 - 10 Nov, will highlight the issue of crew wellness.

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​Southampton Seafarers’ Centre celebrates first anniversary

11 October 2018

International maritime charity Sailors’ Society will celebrate the first anniversary of its Southampton Seafarers’ Centre at 108 East Street this Saturday (October 13).

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Recognising the toll life at sea can have on seafarers’ mental health should not be underestimated, a Government minister has urged.

7 September 2018

​Following Merchant Navy Day this Monday (3 September), mental health minister Jackie Doyle-Price has expressed her appreciation for modern-day merchant seafarers and the impact weeks away from their homes and families can often have on their well-being.

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Southampton-based charity commemorates Merchant Navy Day

4 September 2018

Southampton-based maritime charity Sailors’ Society marked Merchant Navy Day today (3 September) by raising the Merchant Navy’s official flag, the Red Ensign, at its head office in Woolston.

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Christchurch man delivers chaplaincy from shore to shelf

24 August 2018

From Samoan ships to a Bournemouth supermarket, Poole’s new port chaplain has a long history of offering people compassion and support.

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Charity wants to hear your memories of the sea

17 August 2018

A 200 year old maritime charity is calling on people to share their memories of the sea to highlight our connection and dependence on the sea.

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