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Improved access to student loans for Army spouses and partners: an AFF win

As of 1 August 2017, Army families posted overseas who wish to undertake a qualifying UK based university or college course can access a loan via Student Finance England. This applies to both full and part time courses, and you no longer need to be in the UK for the first day of the course to qualify. Read more.

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AFF achieves housing success on behalf of Army families

AFF is delighted to announce that after taking familiesí concerns surrounding recent letters about the Combined Accommodation Assessment Scheme (CAAS) banding to the DIO CAAS team they have agreed to take positive action to investigate the increased final charge issue some of you were facing. Read more.

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AFF LogoCelebrating 35 years of support for Army families.

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The Latest

BBC Radio Wiltshire interview with Katherine Houlston, AFF F&C Specialist
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SFA Customer Satisfaction Survey
25.07. Opinion Research Service (ORS) to now conduct DIO satisfaction surveys.
Your SFA: who is responsible?
24.07. New video from DIO explains who is responsible for what when it comes to your SFA.
Improved access to student loans for Army spouses and partners: an AFF win
07.07. Student Finance England loans now available to those posted overseas too.
AFF achieves housing success on behalf of Army families
04.07. A great AFF win on behalf of Army families facing unfair increases to SFA charges. A positive outcome thanks to your feedback.