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Forces Children’s Education honoured with bronze award

Published: August 23, 2021
We have been honoured with a prestigious award from the Armed Forces Covenant Employer Recognition Scheme
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Funding on offer to creative young people

Published: August 16, 2021
Children in Scotland have teamed up with Creative Scotland to create the All Arts Fund helping young people across the country to access arts projects
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Careers Service review appeals for input from Armed Forces young people

Published: July 22, 2021
Skills Development Scotland has started a review process and is asking for Armed Forces children and young people to participate
Skills Development Scotland

FAM guidance updated

Published: July 21, 2021
The Ministry of Defence has issued updated guidance to Forces families on its FAM (Future Accommodation Model) pilot scheme
Happy family in their new home

Website launched to support Armed Forces families

Published: July 16, 2021
North and South Lanarkshire councils have teamed up to create a new information hub for Armed Forces Families in the area
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Call for Naval families to aid researchers

Published: July 7, 2021
ARU is looking for Naval families to help with a research project about keeping in touch during deployment, could you help?
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AFF’s virtual helpers ready to support families

Published: July 7, 2021
The Armed Forces Federation announces a new addition to its support services, a virtual assistant tool to help Forces families get support faster
Get in touch with Becky, Mollie, Natalie AFFs new support assistants

ADES welcomes launch of Scotland’s first Centre for Military Research and Education

Published: July 5, 2021
Napier University has launched Scotland’s first Military Research Centre for a collaborative approach to education and engagement

Free days out and cheap train travel for families

Published: July 5, 2021
ScotRail’s Kids for a Quid programme is a great way to travel around Scotland to some of the country’s best family attractions on a budget

Free musical summer camp will hit the right note

Published: July 1, 2021
The RSNO’s online summer music programme for families aims to keep the children, and you, entertained during the holidays