We at SSAFA are so grateful for your continuing support. We seem to be seeing more and more young veterans (if that's not a contradiction) who have been badly affected by their military service overseas.

Support worker for grant recipients

What We Do

Bristol Charities mission is to provide opportunities and support for people and communities to improve lives through grants, housing and charitable projects.

Our work ranges from: 

  • providing excellent quality Almshouse accomodation with support on site in a safe community setting 
  • Giving to those in need through individual grants 
  • Running Community Development projects for people aged 50+ to facilitate inspiring social activities that enrich lives, reduce isolation/lonliness and promote active participation
  • Supporting individuals to maintain independence through a community support service. This support offers flexible individualised support with daily living skills and help to maintain social connections 

Our Values: 


A commitment to excellence. We set high standards and strive to improve the quality of everything we do for the people we work for

One Team 

Working together across different service areas towards shared goals

Aspirational in our Approach

We embrace innovation, anticipate change and respond with creative solutions 

Passion for our work

We show pride, enthusiasm and dedication at all times and are committed to making a difference.