The SSBA provides grants and allowances individuals in need and their families who are linked or have been linked to the shore-side maritime sector in Scotland.

It is able to support with hardship funding such as paying for winter fuel bills and buying basic food supplies.

It also assists people to fulfill their potential by awarding grants for training and education within maritime related disciplines.

To assess help complete the online contact form on the website.

www.scottishshippingcharity.org