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Support for RAF stations

We provide a range of support for RAF personnel and their families; this includes immediate financial assistance, in case you are injured or find yourself facing sudden hardship, we also offer relationship counselling, wellbeing breaks and childcare support.

Air Control Centre at RAF Scampton

Support by station

Find out how we've helped RAF stations in the UK.

In 2020 we spent over £3.3 million on RAF stations and personnel

Airplay

Our Airplay Youth Support Programme was set up to take some of the pressure off serving parents.

1,940

Number of children and young people we supported through our Airplay programme in 2020.

Airplay children

WE SPENT

935139

Was spent on Airplay overall in 2020 which included play parks and multi-use games areas in 2020.

129,794

Was spent on Childcare Centres and Ben Clubs in 2020.

An Airplay child

We also provide funding for RAF stations, including grants to improve morale and wellbeing, via the Fund's Station Grants Programme

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Emotional wellbeing

Serving members of the RAF and their families can benefit from a range of emotional support, including a free membership to the mindfulness app, Headspace.

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Financial support

From support with meeting everyday living costs to help with meeting unexpected expenses, we can help you.

How we help

Family and relationships

Serving members of the RAF and their families can benefit from a range of support that include welfare breaks and family counselling.

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