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A guide to our services
14th June 2019

A guide to our services

The RAF Benevolent Fund have a comprehensive explaining their services. The 40 page guide has an introduction to the RAF Benevolent Fund and sections on Who we help, Services for serving personnel, veterans and their families, Support we cannot provide, Additional schemes for serving RAF personnel, Application process for financial assistance and Grants for organisations and RAF stations.

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13th June 2019

4624 Squadron Skiing Exped – a novice’s perspective

I had always dreamed of going skiing and it took until I was 52 to turn that into a reality. Growing up as a child in a tower block in London, the closest I got to skiing was watching “Ski Sunday” on our black and white TV. So, when the Squadron organized a skiing expedition to Austria, I jumped at the chance to go.

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Mental health courses
13th June 2019

Job vacancy Care Assistant

Reporting to the Hotel Manager, our Care Assistants at Rothbury House, in Rothbury near Morpeth, provide support and assistance to guests, ensuring that the highest possible standards are met in terms of service delivery; paying particular attention to the policies and procedures set by the Royal Air Forces Association (in line with the Care Quality Commission regulation) which provide for a happy, safe, secure and beneficial respite break for guests.

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12th June 2019

A helpful guide from CEAS

Children’s Education Advisory Service (CEAS) is part of DCYP and are a small team who provide information and advice to service parents on a wide range of issues regarding the education of service children. This includes schools admissions, SEND provision, Continuity of Education Allowance and boarding schools, overseas education. This leaflet has useful contacts, what CEAS can help with and top tips.

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