Mission to Seafarers

Mission to Seafarers


May 11, 2017

[Anglican Communion News Service] As part of Mental Health Awareness Week, taking place currently in the U.K., The Mission to Seafarers is highlighting the mental health challenges faced by seafarers and calling on the industry to offer wider services that could help safeguard their welfare....

January 29, 2017

Director Mary Davisson (second from right) escorted representatives of the Philippines Embassy (in life vests) via a McAllister tug to visit with crew of the Newlead Granadino. Photo: Philippines Embassy and used with permission of captain

[Episcopal Diocese of Maryland] “If this had...

September 21, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] The global Anglican agency Mission to Seafarers has come to the aid of stranded crew members working for Hanjin Shipping. The South Korean company operates one of the world’s largest shipping lines, but filed for receivership in August. As a result, some 97 of...

June 20, 2004

Douglas B. Stevenson, director of the Seamen's Church Institute's (SCI) Center for Seafarers' Rights, on June 17 urged delegates attending the week-long meeting of States Parties to the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea to stop coastal states from inflicting punitive measures on...

Bulletin Inserts

On June 25, people around the world reflect on the mariners who are responsible for transporting