Safer Waves supports merchant seafarers who have experienced sexual violence or gender-based discrimination. We provide emotional support and information via our website and our anonymous email support service. Our email support service is available to all merchant seafarers regardless of gender, nationality or rank.



Area Covered:  As an organisation we are available for seafarers internationally.

We offer:

  • Emotional support
  • Information
  • Signposting

We can support:

  • Merchant seafarers
  • Anyone over the age of 16 who has experienced abuse at sea.
  • Friends, family or colleagues of those who have experienced abuse at sea.