Date: Friday June 17, 2016 at 12:26pm
The Army Families Federation
(AFF) is running its annual Big Survey from 20 June right through to 20 July
and this year the theme is ‘housing’.
A key issue for many
families: housing is a hot topic with big changes due that are likely to impact
upon the finances and wellbeing of Army families around the world.
experiences are vital
wants to discover what families’ housing aspirations really are, following a
recent quick poll that suggested 80% of families consider patch life important.
Their annual survey explores some of the future housing options being
considered – don’t miss a chance to keep up-to-date with the latest
families feel about the upcoming reduction in Service Families Accommodation
(SFA) and what impact housing changes will have on Army families, both form
part of AFF’s goal to ensure that decision makers have the facts and evidence
to minimise any negative impacts and make sure that families are not left
disadvantaged for following the flag.
for positive changes
Chief Executive, Sara Baade, said: “Families’ cooperation and involvement in
our surveys is truly vital as it provides us with the evidence we need to
confidently approach MOD, government and other decision makers to push for
positive changes to Army family life.”
continues to be approached by families who have and are still experiencing a
whole range of housing issues. Their Big Survey is a chance to collect all of
these issues in one place to create a powerful case for improving the quality
of life for Army families everywhere, Regular or Reserve, whatever the makeup
of their family.
Have your say and you could win!
your say on the changing face of Army accommodation and the potential loss of
patch life – a cornerstone of stability for scores of Army families.
year, all those who take the AFF Big Survey will be entered into a prize draw
to win a Fitbit Flex. AFF has three to give away.
To be in with a chance of
winning, and most importantly, help ensure your voice is heard when the future
of military housing takes shape, go to www.aff.org.uk/bigsurvey