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Welcome to Argyll & Bute 2023

Published: November 27, 2023
A booklet has been released by the Argyll & Bute Education Service, with more than 40 pages of information for families of Serving Personnel and Veterans in the area.
The Cover of the Argyll and Bute Council Education Service Welcome booklet.

Supporting our Veterans: Consultation open

Published: November 21, 2023
The Office for Veterans’ Affairs has launched a veterans consultation on the experiences of UK Armed Forces Veterans to help shape future strategies
A man takes a survey in the street.

Honouring our Armed Forces on Remembrance Day

Published: November 8, 2023
On Remembrance Day, 11 November, we will commemorate the contribution of all those who have served in the UK’s Armed Forces
A group pay their respects in the garden of remembrance at Princes St Gardens in Edinburgh.

Open a new chapter

Published: October 24, 2023
Charity’s call for volunteer coordinators to set up new book clubs in the Armed Forces and Veteran communities
Three women sit on a sofa discussing the book they are currently reading.

Education Scotland Webinar

Published: October 16, 2023
Education Scotland Webinar for teachers and staff from schools and early learning centre (ELC) to support children and young people of Armed Forces families.

Argyll & Bute Month of the Military Child

Published: March 31, 2023
In the March newsletter from the team at Argyll and Bute, there is a notice of resources, funding and a focus on April’s Month of the Military Child
Argyll & Bute update March 2023
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Digital toolkit: Virtual resources

Published: March 30, 2023
We have compiled this list of resources to help children and young people, their families, educators and the wider community
Four pictures of children sit above the text 'Month of the Military Child - Support toolkit 2023

Month of the Military Child 2023

Published: March 26, 2023
Celebrations will take place in April to honour children and young people from Armed Forces families
Forces Children's Education support Month of the Military Child 2023
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Rallying to the Flag

Published: March 16, 2023
A new report Rallying to the Flag: A Consolidated Picture of Armed Forces Children’s Education in Scotland in 2021 provides an overview of challenges faced by children and young people when a family member serves in the Armed Forces
A family of three - baby girl, mum and dad - sit on the doorstep of their new home
Best Practice

Best practice: Additional Support for learning

Published: March 3, 2023
In this article Argyll & Bute ASL Teacher, Carol Holloway and Service Pupil Advisor Emer Flett discuss their roles and why it’s important to have support for Forces Families
Carole Halloway and Emer Flett in School