Wednesday 29th November 2023
Forthcoming dates for the RAF Families Federation ‘Drop-in Clinics’ at RAF Stations. The Drop-in Clinics provide RAF personnel and/or families the opportunity to confidentially discuss any outstanding issues or concerns.
The team is running a series of Station visits offering support to personnel and families in a ‘drop-in clinic’ format. Where you can discuss privately any problems faced as a result of Service life, yet to be resolved.
Forthcoming drop-in dates
RAF Benson, 18th October RAF Coningsby, 19th October RAF Henlow, 24th October RAF Cosford, 26th October (am) RAF Shawbury, 26th October (pm) RAF Northolt, 1st November RAF Odiham, 7th November RAF High Wycombe, 8th November RAF Cranwell, 9th November RAF Valley, 22nd November
- RAF Leeming, 29th November
- RAF Spadeadam, 30th November
- RAF Brize Norton, 5th December
- RAF Halton, 7th December
- RAF Waddington, 19th December
- RAF Flyingdales, 10th January
See local bulletins for full details.
Potential discussion points
Themes for discussion could include, but are not restricted to:
- Health and additional needs
- Spousal employment
- Service life
Why talk to the RAF Families Federation?
The RAF Families Federation provide support to RAF personnel, single or in a relationship, and their family members with problems that arise from Service life. Working with a multitude of organisations and agencies to provide guidance and practical advice with challenges faced and ensure fair treatment.
Ian Todd, Drop-in clinic lead, said:
“We welcome personnel and/or families coming to see us during our drop-in clinics. We are a funded organisation for you to use so there are no fees and no memberships/subscriptions in order to use us. Most of the team has Served themselves or are partners of, so we understand what it is like and may have experienced some of the issues raised.”
Find out more about the work of the RAF Families Federation, here: