Thursday, 26 January 2017

Police clampdown on mobile phones at the wheel

Motorists risking using a mobile phone whilst driving in the UK are in line for harsher penalties, along with more chance of getting caught.

For More Information CLICK HERE

Wednesday, 25 January 2017

Tuesday, 24 January 2017

Friday, 20 January 2017

Money Force

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Apprenticeship Scheme

If you are between 16-18 years old and are looking for career in Army music, the Corps of Army Music has a great opportunity for you!
Email CAMUSHQ-Recruiting@mod.uk or click HERE to find out more 

Thursday, 19 January 2017

SSAFA: Volunteer with Forces Children


Are you missing out on help? Use the benefits calculator to see what benefits you are entitled to

 Use the benefits calculator to see what benefits you are entitled to Click here for more information

Tuesday, 17 January 2017

Nuffield Centre – North Wales

All members of the UK Regular and Reserve Forces (including UOTC and Cadet adults, but not Cadets) are entitled to use the Nuffield Centre and its recreational facilities at JSMTC.  Dependants of those members listed above may use the Nuffield Centre in a non-entitled capacity.  MOD Civil Servants and other civilians who have a very close connection with the Services may also be authorised by CO JSMTC to use these Service welfare and recreational facilities.

Visit the website at www.nuffieldanglesey.org.uk



Monday, 16 January 2017

Sodexo - Catering Assistant

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Thursday, 12 January 2017

Wednesday, 11 January 2017

London Veterans Outreach Service STOLL



Sports Supplements, CDT And Your Military Career

If you are taking or considering taking sports or dietary supplements you should watch the video ‘Supplements, CDT and Your Career` in which WO2 QMSI Miller gives advice on supplements, the impact of banned and illegal substances and what it takes to achieve and maintain a high fitness level. It can be viewed on YouTube at this link http://bit.ly/1di3o1B

Local Customer Service Centre - Windsor

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South West Trains - 2 For 1 Offer

Please click HERE for further information

Your Nearest Pop in Centre

Pop In Centres are the Legion's new High Street presence. Each centre offers a welcoming space for Service personnel, veterans and their families to get practical help and advice. You will also find representatives from Combat Stress and RFEA in some of the centres to help with your questions or needs.
Members of the public can find out about the wide range of services and community activities provided by the Legion.
A new community outreach service in the form of 'Drop-in centres' is available in areas where there is known demand. You can find these at local meeting points such as libraries, Legion branches or community centres at certain times of the week. Call our freephone number or use our Legion location finder to find the one nearest to you.
Greater London 199 Borough High Street, London SE1 1AA
Open 10am-4pm Mon-Fri

Baby Bank - Windsor


ARMY WELFARE SERVICE (AWS)

The aim of Army Welfare Service (AWS) Personal Support is to help serving married and single personnel and families with any personal or family difficulties that arise, by providing a confidential, comprehensive and professional welfare service.  They can provide support with the following issues:

Relationship difficulties
Bereavement
CSA concerns
Parenting skills
Child care
Special Needs
Benefits information
Housing
Debt
Equal Opportunities issues
Casualty Support

The AWS has a branch in Woolwich located next to the Welfare Office, opposite Upper Gun Park. The entrance is to the right hand side of the Welfare Office.  The AWS is outside of the Chain of Command and can be approached directly.  If you need to use this service an appointment can be made by calling  The IAT Team can be contacted on 01904 882053 The AWS operates a strict confidentiality policy in accordance with legal requirements.  No personal information will be passed to anyone outside of AWS without the persons consent.

Tuesday, 10 January 2017

CarillionAmey has a Twitter Page



CarillionAmey now utilise social media including twitter.  They regularly tweet useful information and have a dedicated staff member that monitors their social media sites and responds to queries sent in this way between the hours of 0900 - 1700, Monday - Friday.


Monday, 9 January 2017

Local Jobs for Local People

          

  • Information, advice and guidance on returning or starting work
  • Personal development courses to improve your confidence
  • Skills training
  • Practical support with job hunting, such as help with your CV or applying for jobs
  • Links to other organisations that could support you
  • Regularly updated vacancies listed on our website
Our offices are based in Maidenhead (tel 01628 685661).

Whocanuseourservices?

Anyone who needs help into work – and particularly those who may be finding it difficult, such as:
  • Lone parents
  • People who have been made redundant
  • School leavers
  • Adults with mental health issues or moderate learning difficulties
  • Older people
  • Ex-offenders
  • Those who want to develop their career in a different direction

CarillionAmey Message - Move In Standard Tick Sheet Booklet

Do you have a Move-In to Service Family Accommodation coming up soon? 

Please see the Move In Standard Tick Sheet Booklet at http://www.carillionamey.co.uk/media/259681/move_in_standard_tick_sheet_bookletv2.pdf 


It is really important that you know what the Move In standard entails - it is your responsibility to sign to agree your property meets the standard.

Friday, 6 January 2017

Service Pupil Premium 2017

This message is for the attention of Regular Forces Service parents based in England. If your child attends a state school, Academy or Free school in England and has been registered with the school as a Service pupil, the school will be granted a Service Pupil Premium of £300.

The Service Pupil Premium (SPP) is provided by the Department for Education to enable schools to offer additional, mainly pastoral, support during challenging times, which could include anything from a Service parent being away, being injured on active service to bereavement. Funds are paid directly to schools; with Head Teachers and school Governors deciding how the funds are used.


Schools with Service children in Reception to Year 11 classes are eligible to receive SPP, but only if your child’s name appears on the school roll as being a Service child. The annual census takes place on 19 January 2017 and children must be registered with the school before this date. You are encouraged to contact the school and make them aware your child is from a Service family. This information is not shared with other organisations and is protected on the National Pupil database.


For more information on eligibility, please see the links below:
https://www.gov.uk/service-premium-information-for-schools

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/pupil-premium-2015-to-2016-allocations/pupil-premium-2015-to-2016-conditions-of-grant


For any other queries regarding Service children contact the Directorate Children and Young People’s educational advisory arm, Children's Education Advisory Service (CEAS) via email: DCYP-CEAS-enquiries@mod.uk or telephone: 01980 618244.
 

Story Book Soldier


Dog Fouling Problem - Broom farm estate - Windsor

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Thursday, 5 January 2017

A Forces Enterprise Network Hub is coming to WINDSOR!



ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS

AA Armed Services member (UK) Brian

AA Armed Services member (UK) Fred

AA Member pamphlet 1 Is AA for you?

AA Member pamphlet 2 Now that you've stopped

AA Member pamphlet 3 Who me?

AA Member pamphlet 4 15 Points

AA Member pamphlet 5 A newcomer asks

AA Service Personnel flyer

AA Veterans flyer

SFA Accommodation:Move Out Standard Tick Sheet Booklet

Move Out Standard Tick SheetThis booklet details the Move Out standard required of your SFA ensuring that you know exactly what is required from you to get your property to the agreed standard. At the back of the booklet you can find details of the Walk Away scheme and the Schedule of Rates detailing the costs that you can pay if you want to simply walk away from the property, allowing our CA services to undertake the cleaning.

Wednesday, 4 January 2017

Hello From Home Booklets

The 'Hello from Home' children's book is available from the HIVE.  If your spouse or family member is on operational tour or about to deploy, you can pick up your free copy from the HIVE.

Armed Forces Covenant

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Transition

The London Transition page on the Army website has been updated please follow the link below:

Army Families Accommodation - New Combined Accommodation Assessment Systems (CAAS) SFA-UK Explained



The Combined Accommodation Assessment System is replacing the current 4 Tier Grading System on 1 Apr 16. 

See all the details of the new system at this LINK

Remount


Remploy

                            

Monday, 2 January 2017

Hidden Wounds

Our Hidden Wounds psychological wellbeing service can arm Veterans, their families and the families of those currently serving with the skills to understand and manage these emotions. Free and confidential support is accessible by phone, Skype or face to face in Wiltshire and Yorkshire . Please visit www.helpforheroes.org.uk/hidden-wounds or get in touch with the team to find out more.

Supporting Independent living - Hammersmith and Fulham, Kesington, Chelsea and Westminster


Please Click HERE