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V.Group and Sailors' Society highlight the positive role Masters play in crew wellbeing

May 2020

GLOBAL ship management company V.Group has teamed up with Sailors’ Society to produce a guide to highlight the positive role Masters can play in ensur...

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V.Group and Sailors' Society highlight the positive role Masters play in crew wellbeing
Ince partners with Sailors’ Society to champion seafarers as “key workers of the sea”  supporting global supply chain

May 2020

Ince, the international legal and professional services firm, has partnered with global maritime welfare charity Sailors’ Society, one of the largest ...

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Sailors' Society launches dedicated COVID-19 helpline

May 2020

International maritime welfare charity Sailors' Society has launched a dedicated helpline for seafarers and their families. The confidential, 24 hour...

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Coronavirus - Your questions answered: How can I support my crew?

April 2020

My ship's staff is getting agitated regarding the wellbeing of their family and the delay in signing-off. I am worried about how I will handle the s...

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Coronavirus - Your questions answered: How to keep positive?

April 2020

Due to the present situation, I am feeling a little low because my sign off was cancelled. I joined in November 2019. After five months you lose your ...

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Coronavirus - Your questions answered: Fake news

April 2020

How would you advise on keeping morale high when we are not allowed out in port? News is not helping; I am asking everyone not to believe everything t...

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"We all rely on seafarers. Now, more than ever, they rely on us."

March 2020

Sailors' Society launches COVID-19 resources and appeal International maritime welfare charity Sailors' Society has launched a suite of practical res...

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March 2020

International maritime charity Sailors’ Society is offering virtual chaplaincy to seafarers as it suspends its port activities in response to the coro...

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Floating library brings books to marginalised children this World Book Day

March 2020

British maritime charity launches book boat in the Philippines This World Book Day, a UK charity is launching a library with a difference to tackle ...

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Sailors' Society supports quarantined seafarers

February 2020

Seafarers quarantined due to Coronavirus have been receiving support from a special Sailors’ Society helpline. The charity is offering telephone or...

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