PARENTS of RAF Personnel/those thinking of joining!

We have set up this group for parents of those in the RAF and parents of those who are thinking about joining. If you are a grandparent, sibling, child of, or other close family member and you would like to join then we would of course welcome you.

The group we hope will provide a means of support, advice and information.

House Rules

RAF FF Mission - The RAF Families Federation represents the views and concerns of RAF personnel and their family members on the issues that affect them as part of a RAF family. Whether you are in uniform yourself or a spouse, a partner, a parent, a child or a sibling of a member of the RAF, we are here to act on your behalf. By gathering evidence we put your views and concerns in front of the people who can make a difference, such as senior RAF and MoD staffs and Ministers. Influencing change, where it is needed, for the better.

By using our group pages, you agree to abide by our terms and conditions. Most of them are aimed at ensuring you and your family are kept safe and that you do not offend others.

The group we hope will provide a means of support, advice and information. All those wishing to join will be sent a personal message (PM) asking them to confirm their connection with the RAF (or future connection). In this way it is hoped all members of the group will have a common interest in aspects of RAF life.

You agree:
For your security and that of others. Not to post any personal information, names, addresses, contact numbers, email etc. of other users – or yourself on the site. Please keep any such detail to private messages.

Also keep private any sensitive information about movements, detachments and other such information, it may seem common knowledge from where you are sitting but it probably isn’t to the rest of the world, so be careful. This is for your safety. If your question is about such things please ask it without detailing specifics.

For the consideration of others. Not to post, publish or submit any words or items that others may find, or perceive as, offensive.

Not what the page is about. Not to advertise. While we don't mind members advertising their businesses and services please don't SPAM the page as it is primarily for discussion. If you do have a business and you are a member of the Armed Forces or close family member of someone who is then there is any area on our website for this purpose (email requests to

Others Opinions. Please remember that everyone is entitled to their own opinion and views and that they will vary and not necessarily be the same as yours. All are equally valid and we would ask all to respect this and be courteous.

Anything considered to be in breach of the terms and conditions will be removed and if deemed necessary, blocked from further participation.

Please alert us of any suspicious behaviour on the group page so we can investigate and take appropriate action.

For security this is a closed group.