International Seafarers' Welfare and Assistance Network in 2020-21:

33,646 seafarers assisted by our helplines

96 different nationalities of seafarers contacted us

US $272,474 awarded to seafarers by our relief funds


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‘Thank you so much for all your help ... I am so fortunate to find your webpage and tried my luck in contacting you and lucky you [responded] in the most prompt manner’


Financial support for critical medical treatment

A grant from the Seafarers Emergency Fund helped Jessie pay for medical treatment after he was diagnosed with kidney failure.

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We are grateful to our main funders for their continued support: