WELFARE
From 1918 right up to today, our brave Service men & women risk their lives to protect our freedom. But sometimes they need our help.
The Branch Welfare Team would like to announce the following activites

You can book for any of the below or for further information please call our Branch Welfare
           Officer  Mrs Marion Robinson on 01332 677162 or Steve on Mob 07531115915

Exercise Classes.   Held at Rutland Leisure Centre, Ilkeston on Tuesdays at 11.00amto  1 pm  minimum of 10 people.
Chair- Based Exercises.   Held at West Hallam Methodist Church Hall. On Thursdaysmornings at 10.30am to12.00noon. Cost is 1.50 including tea/coffee and biscuits.
                                 
Exercise is good for you! It can improve circulation and strengthen muscles and joints, helping you maintain mobility. Especially  designed for older people, or those with restricted mobility You are never too old to exercise! you can exercise your body andmind in a fun and effective way.
    

               
Find out about the range of welfare advice and support that the RAF Association gives

       DROP  FOR A CHAT WE ARE OPEN
                   MONDAY TO FRIDAY
                 FROM 10:30 AM TO 4PM


For Serving and  ex Service personnel and their dependants.

For a young child missing their parent on overseas operations.

For a WWII veteran needing a shoulder to lean on.

For more telephone time when your deployed overseas.

For injured RAF personnel fighting to get back on their feet
.
For War Pension and Armed Forces Compensation Scheme advice.
 
Weekly Programme
WELFARE FORTHCOMING EVENTS PLANNED

4th June       Rotary Club Queens Birthday Party  We have 2 tables of 10 booked
                      at Trent Collage Derby RD    12.30pm
                      Cost  10 per head To be Booked by May Branch Meeting

21st July     Drop in Center Sausage & Mash  Lunch   7
                                   Quizz with prizes
  
27th July    Lunch at Sudbury Prison  followed by a Visit to  Berkley Park Garden Center
                               Rangemoor, Burton on Trent .  20
                  10:15 am  From the Dropin Center pre booked  and menu by the July branch meeting

                                                                               MENU

                             Starter                                 Main Course                                             Sweet 

                    Soup of the Day                            Lasagne
                      Fan of Melon                            Breaded Place
                                                                     Vegetable Samosa
                                                    Chicken in a Orange &Tarragon Glaze
                                                                      Minted Lamb Pie
                                                       All main courses served with a selection
                                                              of vegetables and potatoes

                                                                    

  20th August  FUN DAY   with Cream Tea  5 per head at  Borrowwash Railway Engineers
                             Railway  with unlimited rides  on the miniture Train

14th Sept      Trip to Whitby       Coach 15  from the Drop In Center time to be confirmed


                                           For More Information   Please Contact Either

   m.robinsonrafa@hotmail.co.uk  Tel 01332 677162  or  Steve Jones  Mob 07531115915




PLEASE REMEMBER THE DROP IN CENTER  IS  SELF FINANCING AND
NEED YOUR SUPPORT  TO LAY ON THESE FUNCTIONs SUCCESFULLY
The Royal Air Forces Association is committed to providing confidential, professional and fair services to members of the wider RAF family from the youngest recruit to the oldest veteran and their families. On-going training and support for welfare volunteers and staff ensures services are consistent and of the highest possible standard. All will be treated with dignity and respect at all times.
              
 
A  selection of homemade & Pre- Made sweets available from the counter
Erewash Branch No 884