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Families' Concerns Report 2014: This is the report from the Army Families Federation which highlights the issues that Army families have brought to the attention of AFF. Statistics are gathered from Army families worldwide and thus provide an accurate reflection of matters affecting the global British Army community. Download the Families' Concerns 2014


MESSAGE FROM AFF'S F&C TEAM: Due to recent surge in tasking there may be delays in the response times by the Foreign & Commonwealth team. We are doing our best to ensure all enquiries are read, categorised and prioritised promptly. In the short term our response time is revised to 15 working days. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.  


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New immigration rules: military not affected
02. 07. F&C Army families are not affected by the new immigration rule which states that migrants must be earning 35k to remain in the UK after six years.
AFF success!
22. 06. Great news for F&C families with a child born on overseas assignment on or after 1 April
Posted overseas?
18. 06. Check out AFF’s new overseas Facebook page for any latest news relevant to your location
School funding from the MOD available to help your Service child
10. 06. Could your child’s school benefit from some money to help overcome the challenges Service children face when a serving parent is away?
Impact on family life a key factor for soldiers leaving the Army
02. 06. ...nearly half dissatisfied with time spent away from family
Armed Forces Pension Scheme 2015
01. 06. Has your family been affected by the new increased timescale for processing soldiers’ pensions on discharge from the Army?