Thursday, 24 August 2017

SSAFA Stepping Stone Homes

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5 Ways to Spot a Scam Email


Respect Your Neighbours


What Next Forces Resettlement Guide - Issue 2


Armed Forces - Free Entry To Windsor Castle, Buckingham Palace & Holyrood House


Armed Forces - Free Entry To Windsor Castle, Buckingham Palace & Holyrood House (HH is after 12pm).
MOD90/Armed Forces ID card and Defence Discount Service Card holders can visit Windsor Castle with up to four friends or family for FREE. That’s a potential saving of £85.

The Royal Collection ticket booking line have stated that "policy is that the free entry applies to the MOD 90 holder and 4 guests however it is at the discretion of the staff on the day if they do let dependant pass holder and 4 guests in for free".
Be sure to check the Royal Collection website to plan and make the most of your visit.
1. Call ahead of your visit on 0303 123 7300 to check that the castle is open to the public (no advance booking required.
2. Bring your MOD90/Armed Forces ID/DDS Card with you to get you and up to four friends or family in for FREE.
3. if using DDS card phot ID is required.

Friday, 18 August 2017

DDS App


Tuesday, 15 August 2017

Army Widows Association


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The Macrobert Trust - Military Discount

Forces Personnel - Enhanced Learning Credits



The MOD's Enhanced Learning Credits Scheme (ELC) promotes lifelong learning amongst members of the Armed Forces. 


The scheme provides financial support in the form of a single up-front payment in each of a maximum of three separate financial years. You are reminded that ELC funding is only available for pursuit of higher level learning i.e. for courses that result in a nationally recognised qualification at Level three or above on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) (England, Northern Ireland and Wales), a Level six or above on the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF) or, if pursued overseas, an approved international equivalent qualification with an approved learning provider.



Wednesday, 9 August 2017

Monday, 7 August 2017

Little Troopers Treasures - New App Available to Download



Brand new app for British Armed Forces families - Now available on Android tablet & iPad!
Little Troopers Treasures is free to download and use for all British Armed Forces families, helping you stay connected even when separated by miles. No military parent needs to ever miss bedtime stories again!
Supported by Harper Collins Children's Books there are six book titles you can access now with more coming in October

Record your face, your voice and the book pages, once you are done wrap up with love and your Little Trooper can watch and listen over and over again. You can also record memories in the memory box

You can access anywhere, you just need WiFi.

There are supporting resources that are free to download and print to use with the app including separation diaries for parent & child and activity sheets such as a weekly plannerBBC news recently covered our Little Trooper Treasures app, hear from a Royal Navy family how it made a difference to them HERE

For further information on the app CLICK HERE

Tuesday, 1 August 2017

Joint Service Housing Advice Office


Carillionamey - Are You Moving In? Can't be there for your appointment? Need a Proxy ?





You can nominate a Service proxy or your spouse to act on your behalf
by completing the Notification of Proxy form http://ow.ly/RLEQ30dVndF