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See some of the children we have helped and some of our Supporter’s stories below. We are also featuring some of the organisations we work with that you may find interesting.

This is normal for me

We have been sent this wonderful poem by one of our children, Jacob, aged 10, who is a submariner’s son. It won second place in the Never Such Innocence competition

First Annual Meeting Trinity House March 2020

Earlier this year we held our First Annual Meeting as the Naval Children’s Charity and launched our new brand. Several of our families that had received support from us in the

Type 21 Club

Our thanks go to the members of the Type 21 Club for their generous donation of £1000 in support of our children. “All members of the Type 21 Club extend

Vice President Lt Gen Ed Davis ends tenure as Governor of Gibraltar

Vice President of the Naval Children’s Charity, Lt Gen Ed Davis stepped down as Governor of Gibraltar in February 2020. He and his wife Lorraine were much loved during their

Arthur’s story

Arthur was critically ill after having a cardiac arrest when he was just 5 months old which was caused by a very rare tumour inside his heart. After pioneering surgery Arthur is now healthy and happy

Craig John

Craig John ran the London Marathon

Glen Mason

Glen Mason and 5 colleagues cycled 400 miles around the Jurassic Coast taking 4 days and raising over £500 for the Children’s Fund.

Kelly Deardon

Kelly Deardon’s Family Funday in Helston, Cornwall

Oliver Hyland

Oliver trained with his dad and then took part in the Junior Great South Run.

How we can help you

The Naval Children’s Charity supports children up to and including the age of 25 whose parent(s) serve or have served in the Naval Service: Royal Navy, Royal Marines, QARNNS, WRNS, their Reserves and the RFA. If you need information or advice regarding support for your child(ren) please fill in the form to the best of your knowledge. One of our caseworkers will then contact you.

If you would prefer to call us we can be contacted on 023 9263 9534, our office hours are 0830-1600 Monday to Thursday and 0830-1300 on Friday.