Health & Wellness

SCI holds a Seafarer Mental Health Roundtable: read the article and official report More...
  • SCI continues involvement in mariner health and medical issues November 6, 2017 Director of SCI's Center for Seafarers' Rights attends USCG's Merchant Mariner Medical Advisory Committee meeting More...
  • Four Things I Learned During a Summer at Sea August 31, 2017 SCI Senior Archivist Johnathan Thayer shares his experiences aboard a SUNY Maritime training ship this summer More...

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The Seamen’s Church Institute delivers Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training July 18, 2017

SCI leads its first suicide intervention workshop

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SCI hosts Mariner Health Roundtable May 11, 2017

SCI hosts a roundtable on "Human Factors in Mariner Health and Safety" in CME-Paducah, attended by representatives from brown water, blue water and Great Lakes companies.

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Report from second International Maritime Health Seminar – Panama City September 20, 2016

SCI’s President & Executive Director gives an update on the recent presentations given by SCI representatives at the International Maritime Health Seminar in Panama City, Sept 2016.

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Advocating for Seafarers’ Health June 1, 2015

A new Seafarer Wellness Program, made possible by a grant from the New York Community Trust, continues the Institute’s efforts of providing seafarers with exceptional support services in port.

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SCI Mountain Challenge 2015 March 9, 2015

SCI announces the opening of registration for its outdoor adventure race this fall: a test of endurance inspired by mariners.

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Piracy: Not a Thing of the Past September 16, 2014

Think Somali piracy is a thing of the past? That “past” haunts thousands of seafarers today; but the reports from individual seafarers mostly go unnoticed, as some shipowners leave seafarers high... More...

2014 Seafarer Shore Leave Survey July 28, 2014

With MLC, 2006 in force, one might hope to see a reduction in the number of seafarers without visas; yet, recent data collected by SCI shows that not only are shipowners failing to pay for... More...