Housing information for ex-service personnel
Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen’s Families Association (SSAFA)
SSAFA is a national organisation that provides a range of information and support to service and ex-service personnel.
SSAFA Brighton, Hove & Lewes
This local branch of SSAFA is run by volunteers, if you phone them you may be asked to leave a message and someone will call you back. They are not an emergency organisation but may be able to help you with finding accommodation in the private rented sector.
Telephone 01273 565 976
SSAFA Forces Help - homeless division
Based in London, they may be able to provide more immediate assistance for anyone who is street homeless. Generally you would need to be in London to get assistance from them. Call 0207 828 2468
This is a housing association for ex-forces personnel. To be accepted on their waiting list you must have an ex-service connection and be in housing need. You can contact them online or by calling 0208 685 5777
The Ministry of Defence (MOD)
The MOD produce a booklet with information on Civilian Housing Options for those about to leave the armed forces