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RAF Spadeadam

RAF Spadeadam is one of many RAF stations where we support serving members of the RAF Family, this includes our Airplay programme.

£40,835

Total amount spent on serving personnel and family members at RAF Spadeadam in 2018

Free Headspace membership

The Fund offers RAF serving personnel a free membership to the mindfulness app Headspace.
Do you want to feel happier day-to-day, improve your focus and cope better with life's stresses?

Request a membership

INDIVIDUALS

 

£4,055

  • For 3 grants
  • Support with housing
  • Immediate grants of up to £500 to assist in an emergency
  • Assistance if an individual is injured

 

LISTENING & COUNSELLING

 

£25,540

  • Spent on providing confidential emotional support service to the Royal Air Force

 

Youth Support programme

We developed Airplay in consultation with the RAF after a survey found that
keeping young people safely occupied was a big concern for RAF families.

Learn more

OTHER INITIATIVES

 

£36,780

  • For grants and miscellaneous costs
  • Grants to Citizens Advice Bureau on or near station
  • Funding for initiatives on station

RELATE

 

£111,385

  • For Relate support generally
  • Free counselling sessions for individuals, couples and families

Find out more about Relate relationship support

Do you have any questions about our services?

Whether the need is financial, emotional, or assistance with childcare and youth support,
we might be able to help alleviate the pressures on serving RAF personnel.

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NEWS & BLOGS

Browse through our latest news and blogs
for stories on the RAF Family, our supporters
and the work that we do across all RAF stations.

RAF Benevolent Fund Awards 2019

We celebrated the Fund's generous supporters at our annual awards ceremony held in London.

SEE THE WINNERS

Mother and son to cycle 80 miles in honour of air cadets 80th anniversary

A mother and son who live in Stoke-on-Trent are cycling 80 miles for charity this summer in honour of the RAF Air Cadets' 80th anniversary.

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Station Champions: your RAF Benevolent Fund needs you!

We’ve recently recruited volunteer Station Champions across RAF stations nationwide, to help us raise awareness of our cause, reach those in need and fundraise for the RAF Family.

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The RAF Benevolent Fund offers a range of services to former and current members of the RAF, their partners and dependent children (under 18).

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