The Scottish Nautical Welfare Society

The Scottish Nautical Welfare Society helps merchant seafarers and fishermen, and their dependants, within the central belt of Scotland.

The Society helps by:

  • Giving regular grants
  • Helping people to apply for one-off grants from other nautical organisations
  • Home visiting service
  • Advice on how to access the welfare system for other avenues of support

Last updated on 16 July 2019

Who is eligible?

You can apply for a grant:

  • If you are a former merchant seafarer or fisherman
  • If you have had 10 years sea service, although applicants with less than 10 years who have a specific need may be considered
  • If you are a widow or widower of a former merchant seafarer or fisherman

How to apply?

Download an application form from The Scottish Nautical Welfare Society website

Contact details

Scottish Nautical Welfare Society
937 Dumbarton Road
Glasgow
Scotland
G14 9UF
Telephone: 0141 337 2632
Email: ghaldane@snws.org.uk
Web: http://www.snws.org.uk/

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