Education

Claiming continuity

What happens if your marriage or civil partnership goes wrong and you have a child at boarding school? Here’s our guide to the rules on Continuity of ...

Building resilience in schools

The powerful stories of how injured veterans tackled adversity are helping children to cope with the pressures of lockdown during the COVID-19 crisis....

Lesson library

If you have been home educating your children, you’ll know how important it is to find free and engaging content online. The army has recently introd...

A new place to play in Germany

Attenborough Nursery is the new setting in Sennelager camp for children up to three years old. Although the nursery, like so many facilities, has...

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 c...

Positive parent support

THANKS to Covenant Funding, the Parent Support Service, based at The Wavell School in Hampshire, works with families whose children attend a cluster o...

Educating from home

Have you thought about home schooling your children? It can be a positive choice but it can also be a huge adjustment for the whole family. Jilly Carr...

Become the guv’nor

EVER thought about going back to school? Not as a pupil but as a school governor? It might not be something you’ve thought about, but this voluntary r...

We’re listening

AFF decided it was time to understand more from families about the unique challenges service children face and the contributions they make. In our rec...