Families offer considerable support to those serving, or those who have served in the armed forces. There are specific initiatives under the Armed Forces Covenant to support family life in the armed forces and for veteran families.
Find information on childcare, organisations, services and activities for families, children and young people in Nottingham City.
Further information can be found on the following links:
Little Troopers – a tri service charity with a range of free factsheets and resources for parents and schools.
Royal British Legion Support for Service Children - best practice guides looking at ways to support Service children in school.
Reading Force - using books to bring Forces children and families closer together.
Service Children in State Schools - an affiliation of thousands of state-maintained schools in England that have Service children on roll.
Service Children’s Progression Alliance - bring people together to improve educational outcomes for children from military families so that they can make informed and confident transitions through further and higher education into thriving adult lives and careers.
Armed Forces Education Trust - working for children and young adults whose education has been compromised or put at risk as a result of parents’ past or current service in our Armed Forces.
Directorate of Children and Young People - was established in 2010 to provide a single Ministry of Defence (MOD) focus for all issues related to service children and young people.