The Royal Lancers Association is set up to help any past and serving members, their wives, widows and dependants of the 5L, 9L, 12L, 16L, 17L, 21L, 24L, 27L, 17/21L, 16/5L, 9/12L, QRL and RL.

How to Apply:
All applications for financial assistance should be addressed to the SSAFA Forces Help  Branch/Division nearest to the applicants home. To find your nearest SSAFA Forces Help office visit at and for all other assistance and inquiries contact HHQ
If you are in difficulty the nearest Royal British Legion office or Department of Social Security Office will assist. A representative (Caseworker) from SSAFA Forces Help will make contact and will meet the applicant to determine the facts relating to the application for assistance.  A written report will then be submitted to the Regimental Secretary for consideration. Once the case has been considered the decision will be referred back to the relevant SSAFA Forces Help Branch who will be advised what amount has been awarded and how the grant is to be used. Grants will not be paid directly to the applicant.

Other useful websites for veterans in need can be found on the Links tab on the menu bar of this website.
However, if unsure please contact:
Regimental Secretary
HHQ – Lancer House
The Royal Lancers
Prince William of Gloucester Barracks

Tel: 0115 957 3195