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Wednesday, 21 June 2017

Defence Employer Recognition Scheme


The Defence Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) encourages employers to support defence and inspire others to do the same. The scheme encompasses bronze, silver and gold awards for employer organisations that pledge, demonstrate or advocate support to defence and the armed forces community, and align their values with the Armed Forces Covenant.

Tuesday, 20 June 2017

Joint Service Housing Advice Office


The Services Cotswold Centre



In beautiful countryside, one mile south of Corsham, midway between Bath and Chippenham, just off the M4, is fully equipped, short term accommodation, in a peaceful, secure setting, at a modest cost.

Cosy, single storey, centrally heated two to four bedroom chalets
Self catering, fully furnished with cooking utensils, fridge, freezer, cutlery, bedding and towels
Colour TVs with Free SAT channels

Contact details - 01225 810358
SCC-Receptionist@mod.uk

Guide to Armed Forces Compensation


For further information

The Ripple Pond - Support Network For Families Of Physically & Emotionally Injured Personnel/Veterans





Thursday, 15 June 2017

A Single Point Of Contact For Veterans



Please click HERE for more information

Guaranteed Interview Scheme for Veterans for jobs in West Sussex County Council


Helping veterans fulfil their potential outside the Armed Forces.
               

The County Council has a guaranteed interview scheme for Armed Forces veterans. The scheme supports the pledges in the Community Covenant.

Veterans can find making the transition to civilian life extremely challenging, particularly in finding and securing lasting employment.

See further information HERE

Tuesday, 13 June 2017

Mail Redirection














 

When Moving Out of your Service Family Accommodation please make sure that you have arranged to redirect your mail.

The Post Office offers a redirection service at:
http://www.postoffice.co.uk/redirection

Stop unwanted mail by post by using the free Mail Preference Service

UK consumers generate millions of pounds of postal sales per year, the
majority welcome the information and special offers they receive by post.


However, some people might take a different view.
The MPS is here to make your choice known
- so you get the mail you want and need.
If you have suffered bereavement or just want to stop unsolicited mail register with the MPS.

Tuesday, 6 June 2017

SFA: Utility Bill Managment


The following guides are available on the Carillionamey website: 




SFA: Pets in your home



If you wish to keep a domestic pet in your Service Family Accommodation (SFA) you must seek permission. 
Read the full details: Pets in your Service home 

Service Families Accommodation: Move in/out



Forms and check sheets: Moving in/furniture
Forms and check sheets: Moving out/furniture:


SFA: Self help video guides: Boilers, Radiators & Electricity


CarillionAmey Self Help Guide - Boilers



CarillionAmey Self Help Guide - Radiators


CarillionAmey Self Help Guide - Electricity



Click on the play icon to watch....