Royal Navy looking for views on its services

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NAVAL families are being asked for their views on the Royal Navy’s digital support services.

The Senior Service is looking to speak to veterans who served for at least five years or partners of serving sailors, aged between 21 and 29, to join new study.

As part of the navy’s ongoing improvement to welfare and support through digital channels, a need has been identified to review how people are currently accessing and using the welfare section of the force’s website, and various social media channels.

A Royal Navy spokesman said: ‘We would like to conduct some research with young families of serving personnel to better understand their experiences and content needs, so that improvements can be made to the current welfare pages.

‘We would also like to hear from young service leavers about your views of our digital channels.’

To be part of the study, please email jo.gower372@mod.gov.uk with your name and contact details.

If you meet any of the below criteria, please email today with your name, contact email or phone, and say which of the criteria you fit.

Please contact us today if you are:

1. The spouse of a serving member of the Royal Navy or Royal Marines

- And you are aged between 21 and 29 years old

- Have a spouse who is currently serving in the Royal Navy or Royal Marines

- Have at least one child

- We would particularly like to hear from newly-wed spouses of those in the Naval Service

2. A recent service leaver of the Royal Navy or Royal Marines aged between 21 and 29 years old

- And you did not leave due to a dishonourable discharge

- Served for at least five years in the Royal Navy or Royal Marines

- Have accessed at least one of the Royal Navy’s online services in the last three months. For example, Navy News, the Royal Navy website, forums, or Royal Navy/Royal Marines on social media (including Twitter, Facebook, etc.) Research has already been conducted into other age groups and family groups.