Friday, 25 August 2017

Thursday, 24 August 2017

East Riding of Yorkshire School Term Dates 2017/18

School term dates

Term dates for schools in the East Riding, find term dates and information on holidays during term time. 
The following information shows recommended term dates for schools in the East Riding of Yorkshire. 
Please note: It does not show other school closure dates as each school will allocate two additional closure days.
Please check on individual school websites for details.

For entire term dates for the 2017/18 school year Click Here

Carillionamey Tempo Weekly Update

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CTP: Less than four years service?

To find out more about CTP Future Horizons
Click Here <<<

Stepping Stones - Short Term Accommodation For Females (Service Personnel & Spouses)

SSAFAs Stepping Stone Homes based in both the North East and the South of England provide short-term supported accommodation, help and advice to female service or ex-serving personnel, the female spouses or partners of serving or ex-serving personnel, and their dependent children.

Support is also provided to women without children or whose children may be living elsewhere temporarily, those seeking accommodation due to welfare needs, and Foreign & Commonwealth cases. The above list is not exhaustive. Each case will be considered individually.

Wednesday, 23 August 2017

Service Families Accommodation - Future Accommodation Model (FAM)

FAM is a project looking at how the MOD provides its housing over next 50+ years.
Look out for information that will be coming out over the coming months.

Friday, 18 August 2017

HIVE Information & Support Service To The Military Community

Your local HIVE can help you by finding answers to questions about many aspects of living within a military community and has useful information to help with the following:
Applying for Service Families Accommodation, 
Doctors & Dentists 
.........and much more. 

In addition, your HIVE always has up to date information about your military community and the local area. 

For any enquiries please call into the HIVE office or -
Tel: 01904 66 5253

QUEST - August Edition

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Pathfinder - August 17

                                                 To read Click Here

Thursday, 10 August 2017

Families Continuous Attitude Survey (FAMCAS)

The 2017 Families Continuous Attitude Survey (FAMCAS) provides the opportunity for Army spouses/civil partners to express their views about a range of issues that affect their life as a Service family. The evidence provided by these views is a vital source of information that assists the Army in developing future personnel policy.

To support this process, it is important that the collective views of spouses/civil partners of Officers and Soldiers alike are communicated to the wider Army.

A link to the report can be found on the website

Discounts - Douneside House



Friday, 4 August 2017

SFA - Licence to Occupy Insurance

If you occupy Service Family Accommodation be it SFA or SSFA you will have signed an agreement when you moved into the property called a Service Licence to Occupy Service Family Accommodation (known as a Licence to Occupy). Due to this, you are not classed as a tenant. The Services Insurance and Investment Panel (siiap) have a web page that details a number of insurance providers who can organise policies that have been designed specifically for SFA Occupants. 
For more information Click Here

Service Family Accommodation - House Contents Insurance

See page 10 of the Housing Matters magazine for more information by Clicking Here

Thursday, 3 August 2017

Wednesday, 2 August 2017

Beverley Rethink Carers Support Group

Mental Health UK
Rethink Mental Illness

Our goal is a better life for everyone affected by mental illness.
See how we make a difference

Further information
Local Contact details
Pat Lund
01482 869057
East Riding of Yorkshire

Meeting times

The Group meets on the fourth Tuesday of every month from 7.00pm - 9.00pm

Royal British Legion Break Centres

Break Centres

The Legion offers much-needed breaks to ex-Service and serving personnel and their families. If you or a member of your family is recovering from an illness, bereavement or other life-affecting event, the Legion can provide a comfortable and enjoyable break.

About our break centres

We have four Break Centres located in prime locations around the country, and for our family breaks, we also have close ties with Parkdean and Haven Holiday Parks.
The Legion also provides Adventure Breaks, where young people of Service families can have a fun and activity-packed week.
To find out more Click Here <<<

The Services Cotswold Centre

The Services Cotswold Centre (SCC) is a tri-service facility managed by Headquarters Army Welfare Service (AWS) and funded by Headquarters Support Commands (HQ Sp Comd) on behalf of the MOD. It provides short term transit accommodation for service personnel, their spouses, civil partners and families.
The SCC accommodation comprises of 60 self contained chalet style homes and is located near Corsham, Wiltshire in the United Kingdom.
To Book Telephone: civilian 01225 810 358, military (9)4382 4521                             Email:

Operation Camera - Photography Competition

Army hunts for photos in Operation Camera
The Army has launched a new mission, called Operation Camera. In its sights is anyone with a potentially winning photo of the British Army.

For further information Click Here
Closing date for entries is Wednesday 27th September 2017