Win a place on the Cumbrian Challenge

WE'VE teamed up with Walking With The Wounded to offer one lucky person the chance to WIN a team place (up to four people) for its Cumbrian Challenge in May 2020.  The Cumbrian Challenge is the charity’s ann...

Speak out on childcare

AFF’s latest survey wants to find out the challenges you face accessing childcare and what extra help – if any – you’d like. The MOD is currently considering how service families can be better supported with...

The voice of the voiceless

HAVING suffered a challenging health journey, army spouse Elizabeth Amoaa set up Speciallady Awareness – a foundation to support women suffering from reproductive issues. Army&You spoke to Elizabeth to find...

Outstanding adoption service

THE adoption service at SSAFA, the armed forces charity, has been rated as ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted following a recent inspection.  Demonstrating all-round excellence, the service received the top rating in a...

Go the extra mile

WHY not go the proverbial extra mile next month by raising money to help military veterans with mental health issues? Forces charity Combat Stress is asking members of the public to complete a "March in Marc...

Funding for forces events

VITAL funding for a families’ day, homecoming or show overseas is up for grabs through the Forces Live Events (CSE) Beneficiary Fund, which is now open for applications from the military community. Over the ...

BlogSpot: Seismic SFA

At the time of writing, monsoon season in Nepal is in full flow! The locals are telling me that it’s arrived late this year, but now it’s here, we’ve more than felt its presence, writes Sarah. THERE have bee...

BlogSpot: Filling the emptiness

My husband has now been away for a very long 23 weeks and four days and we still have another gruelling five weeks left to go. Not that I’m counting, writes Tazmin (@indie.morgan). IT HAS been harder than I ...

BlogSpot: Destiny calls

If I’m honest, a life within the military community has always been my destiny. As an RAF child myself, I very nearly signed the dotted line a couple of times. I guess it’s inevitable if it’s all you have known...