Health at sea
ISWAN supports seafarer and his family after vessel detained in Indonesia
August 29, 2019
The seafarer had lost his father and his wife was due to give birth soon, so our Regional Team took action to help him return home as soon…
ISWAN provides counselling for injured seafarer in hospital
August 21, 2019
Our Regional Representative in Nigeria, Afusat Eke, supported the seafarer until he returned home.
Seafarer receives support from ISWAN after piracy attack
July 22, 2019
Our Regional Programme provides humanitarian support to seafarers and their families affected by piracy incidents.
SeafarerHelp supports seafarer after medical evacuation from vessel
June 27, 2019
Our helpline team was contacted by the sister of a Filipino seafarer who was concerned about her brother's wellbeing.
SeafarerHelp supports bullied deck cadet after knife incident on board
May 17, 2019
During a port visit, one of our SeafarerHelp Officers met a Ukrainian deck cadet in need of help.
Seafarers Emergency Fund assists widow facing loss of family home
April 11, 2019
The Seafarers Emergency Fund can provide immediate, essential aid to seafarers in dire need.
SeafarerHelp assists seafarers cheated by fraudulent crewing agent
March 13, 2019
Seafarers experiencing problems after signing up with fraudulent crewing agencies in India have been contacting SeafarerHelp for assistance.
SeafarerHelp supports seafarers’ loved ones too
February 14, 2019
SeafarerHelp is not just a helpline for seafarers - we offer support and assistance to their partners and families too.
SeafarerHelp team supports Indian seafarer feeling lonely
January 24, 2019
The SeafarerHelp team is receiving more contacts from seafarers who are feeling isolated, depressed or stressed whilst on board and the…
Seafarer with hepatitis C supported by Seafarers Emergency Fund
December 17, 2018
When a seafarer or their family are involved in a sudden and unforeseen situation, the Seafarers Emergency Fund (SEF) may be able to…
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