SSAFA is the Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association Forces Help. They help and support those who serve in our Armed Forces and those who used to serve. SSAFA also care for the families of both. Find out more with this quiz.
In what year was SSAFA founded?
What is the name of the telephone helpline run by SSAFA Forces Help to support members of their Armed Forces and their families?
Army, Navy and RAF Support
Confidential Helpline for the Armed Forces
How long does someone have to serve in the British Armed Forces before they and their family are eligible for SSAFA’s support?
How many people in the UK could qualify for SSAFA’s help?
Less than 1,000,000
Between 1,000,000 and 5,000,000
Between 5,000,000 and 9,000,000
10 million people can qualify for help
What is the name of the homes that SSAFA runs for the families of injured Servicemen and women?
Homes for a Hero
Which Force must you have served in to receive support from SSAFA?
Royal Air Force
Royal Navy or Merchant Navy
Any of the above
How many people does SSAFA help every year?
Less than 10,000
Between 10,000 and 40,000
Between 40,000 and 70,000
More than 70,000
Where are SSAFA’s Norton Homes based?
Headley Court and Horsham
Headley Court and Newcastle
Selly Oak and Guildford
Selly Oak and Headley Court
Who founded SSAFA?
Colonel Sir James Gildea
What is the name of SSAFA’s annual fundraising parachute jump?
SSAFA Big Fall
SSAFA Big Jump
SSAFA Big Parachute
SSAFA Big Skydive
You can find more information at the SSAFA website. Many thanks to Katie Truss at SSAFA for her kind assistance.