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SCI jointly releases Caring for Seafarers' Mental Wellbeing
The Seamen’s Church Institute and the American P&I Club jointly release Caring for Seafarers’ Mental Wellbeing, a document published to provide guidance on responding to both routine and extreme stressors that affect the quality of life of mariners both ashore and afloat, and seeking to promote awareness generally of the importance of seafarer mental wellbeing. More...
  • September 18, 2018 Parish priest spends sabbatical on the river The Rev. Sue Sommer learns the ropes of river chaplaincy as she serves mariners on the Ohio River. More...
  • September 5, 2018 SCI celebrates Mr. Jim Lawrence in Silver Bell year In the year he was honored with SCI's Silver Bell Award, we spoke to Mr. Jim Lawrence to find out more about his distinguished career in the maritime... More...

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  • U.S. Immigration Policy's Impact on Seafarers: A Brief History January 31, 2017 An historical perspective on the impact of U.S. immigration policy on international seafarers More...
  • Wellness at Sea Conference, Singapore, January 2017 January 24, 2017 Douglas B. Stevenson Esq., Director of the Center for Seafarers’ Rights at the Seamen's Church Institute, reports on the Wellness at Sea Conference organized by the Sailors’ Society in Singapore, January 2017 More...
  • River Bell Awards Luncheon 2016 December 10, 2016 The Seamen's Church Institute awards three honors at the 17th annual River Bell Awards Luncheon, December 8, 2016 More...
  • Developments in e-Learning at SCI's Center for Maritime Education November 10, 2016 SCI signs a contract to bring e-Learning in-house at the Center for Maritime Education More...
  • Maritime Training Benefit Luncheon, 2016 October 28, 2016 New awards given at the Seamen's Church Institute's annual Maritime Training Benefit Luncheon, Houston, TX More...
  • The Rev. Marjorie Lindstrom retires after 11 years as SCI Senior Port Chaplain October 14, 2016 The Rev. Marjorie Lindstrom reflects on her time with the Seamen's Church Institute as she looks toward her retirement in December this year. More...
  • El Faro Memorial Dedication, Jacksonville FL October 3, 2016 SCI President and Executive Director, the Rev. David M. Rider, recently traveled to Jacksonville for the dedication of a new memorial to those lost on the El Faro one year ago. More...