The Swiss Benevolent Society UK enhances the quality of life of fellow Swiss, old and young, from all walks of life, who are experiencing difficulties.

Living Well – We aim to make a difference through empowerment, confidence building, active and healthier lifestyle management, independence and financial aid.

COVID-19 Helpline reopened

During this second lockdown, you may experience difficulties, feel lonely, and/or just want to have a chat.

The Swiss Benevolent Society has reopened the helpline staffed by our volunteers who will be happy to listen and to support you. Call 020 7616 6080, Monday to Friday, 11am – 3pm.  

COVID-19 Update

View the current SBS Coronavirus statement, alongside links to official information.

Winter Holiday Journey
12 December, 5 pm

Join us for a virtual celebration of the season, with special guest Ambassador Alexandre Fasel.

“Dear Suzanne and Team, Just a quick line to say thank you for the wonderful Tea Party at the Embassy earlier this month. Stephanie and I enjoyed it very much. We look forward to seeing you next year!” — Best wishes to all A. D.

“Dear Suzanne Egloff! I would like to say thank you for inviting us once again to the Party in the Swiss Embassy. It was lovely to meet people from over Switzerland and hear their stories. We had a very nice time.” — Best regards from Mr & Mrs G.

“As a SBS Trustee I visit an elderly person at home regularly. It gives me a sense of being part of my local community. The lady I visit enjoys our chat in her mother tongue.” — Jeannette Crosier, Trustee

Acute Life Change Support

We can support you during times of turbulence, bring some calm and normality to your life.

Advice & Support

We provide moral support and guidance when you and your family members are vulnerable and at risk.

Financial Aid

Find out more information and apply for financial support on a regular or one-off basis.