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MoD unveils strategy for supporting Armed Forces families

Published: January 21, 2022
The MoD has released a new strategy guide explaining how they will support Armed Forces Families over the next decade
Cover, UK Armed Forces Families Strategy by the MoD

Free bus travel for Scots aged 5-21

Published: January 12, 2022
Young people across Scotland can now take advantage of a new Scottish Government scheme offering free travel to 5-21 year olds
Mother and son on a bus looking out of the window

Happy holidays to all our families and educators!

Published: December 20, 2021
A festive message from the team behind Forces Children’s Education and the ADES National Transitions Officer

£2m boost to help mums return to work

Published: November 10, 2021
New Scottish Government funding aims to help women return to work after a career break, and reduce the gender pay gap in the process
A mum in Royal Navy uniform

Marking 100 years of the Poppy Appeal

Published: November 9, 2021
The Poppy Appeal has raised vital funds since its inception 100 years ago and Poppyscotland are marking the occasion
Poppy Scotland's special edition poppy with 100 printed on the petals

Tips to boost wellbeing to mark World Mental Health Day

Published: October 4, 2021
Sunday 10 October 2021 is World Mental Health day, find out how you can support your child or student’s mental wel
World Mental health day super imposed on to a boy and girl looking away from camera

Call for Naval families to aid researchers

Published: September 29, 2021
ARU is looking for Naval families to help with a research project about keeping in touch during deployment, could you help?
Are your mum or dad in the Royal Navy? - A still from the recruitment video

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
The Armed Forces Covenant logo

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
Access all arts fund logo

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