Please watch a short explanatory video below about what we do.
We value family members, whatever their link to the Naval Service, and recognise the important contribution they make by supporting their serving person. We are approachable, inclusive, non-judgmental, and ready to listen.
We work constructively with everyone, recognising the importance of understanding the perspective of others, and seeking to act as a ‘critical friend’ to the Naval Service and other organisations.
We offer a confidential service to people who contact us. We work to build and maintain the trust of everyone we work with and support.
We want Naval Service families to have the best quality of life possible, and to have access to the resources they need to make good choices and to achieve positive outcomes.
Chair of Trustees
Director of Evidence and Strategy
Marketing and Communications Manager
Marketing Project Manager
Director of operations and Families Engagement
Policy and Covenant Advisor
Employment Specialist & Policy Adviser
Senior Family Advocate and Executive Assistant
Editor of Homeport
Families Engagement Officer (South East England)
Families Engagement Officer (South West England)
Families Engagement Officer (Scotland and Northern Ireland)
Family Advocate and PA to CEO
The Naval Families Federation was set up at the request of the Government in order to allow the families of the Naval Service to have their voices heard.
We are a registered charity in England and Wales (1177107), funded through a grant-in-aid, which allows us to operate independently of the Government and the Chain of Command. We have also received funding from Greenwich Hospital and from LIBOR funds for specific projects.