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ON THE RADAR

Welcome to our first edition of On The Radar!

In these difficult times, we want to reassure members of the RAF Family that we are still here. As we weather these unprecedented times together, we want you to access the very best support. In addition to our core services, the Fund has expanded several welfare services which can help you.

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We are here to help

You may find our legal advice helpline useful to answer any legal queries you might have, including questions on employment law, housing, or consumer queries. Or wish to contact the Fund's Advice and Advocacy Service, designed to help individuals navigate challenging social care and healthcare issues.

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SUPPORT AT HOME

With the Fund's support ex-serviceman Andrew Stevens was able to manage his OCD and continue his job as a key worker through the coronavirus pandemic.

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On the Radar quiz

Why not give our quiz a go and see how well you know your RAF. You can review the correct answers by clicking on each question below:

 

Q.1 - On what date did the Battle of Britain commence?

10 July 1940

Q.2 - During the Battle of Britain, which aircraft was used more than the Spitfire?

Hawker Hurricane

This was only a little taster, for the full version of the quiz please download On the Radar.

KEEP IN TOUCH

Our Telephone Friendship Groups provide access to peer support and friendship through a weekly phone call, all from the comfort of your own home. We have supported 87-year-old Reg Lawrence, who proudly joins the Fund's Telephone Friendship Group service.

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Princess Marina House

The Board of Trustees of the RAF Benevolent Fund has reluctantly decided to permanently close Princess Marina House, its care and respite centre on the south coast. This decision has not been taken lightly and is taken with great sadness, as we all know it is a unique and special place both to visit and to work.

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