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Wednesday, 8 August 2018

Sharks & Pups Swim School - Colerne


Snappers Swim School's Management is now changing and has been renamed as Sharks & Pups Swim School.

Sharks & Pups will offer classes in baby water confidence, children's beginners lessons and 1:1 swimming lessons.

For further details, please visit the Sharks & Pups Swim School page on Facebook.

If you are not on Facebook, please contact the HIVE for further information.

Thursday, 2 August 2018

Did You Know The Army Welfare Service Offers Support To Families?

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The Army Welfare Service is the Army’s professional welfare provider; it delivers a comprehensive and confidential welfare service responsive to the needs of individuals and families and the Chain of Command in order to maximise the operational effectiveness of our service Personnel. 

The Army Welfare Service has 4 key delivery pillars: 

-Personal Support
-HIVE Information Support Army HIVES link
-Community Support
-Joint Service Housing Advice OfficeJSHAO link


For all Personal Support enquiries and referrals:
01904 882053

If you are interested in volunteering for
Community Support 
please contact your local AWS office, or call your local Community Support Development worker. Alternatively your local HIVE office should have details.

Personal Support Staff provide accessible, independent, confidential and professional specialist welfare services to serving soldiers and their families with any personal or family difficulty, thereby strengthening and enhancing the resilience and resourcefulness of serving soldiers and their families.
Support services the Intake & Assessment Team provide:

Domestic Abuse, Child & Adult Safeguarding, Bereavement, Relationship Difficulties, Stress & Anxiety Management, Emotional Wellbeing, Signposting
Find out more by visiting the British Army website:

Wednesday, 1 August 2018

Little Troopers Resources


Little Troopers is a registered charity supporting all children with one or both parents serving in the British Armed Forces, Regular or Reserve.

Little Troopers provide fundamental resources, initiatives and events to ease and aid repeated separation periods, aiming to keep parent and child connected and bonded, even when miles apart.

Support materials include-

-Printable activity sheets including separation paper-chains and memory jars
-Recordable storybook app
-Separation packs (£9.99)
-School information sheets and resource packs
-Separation diary
-Recommended reads
-Parent information sheets
-Useful website links

Some of these activity and information sheets can be printed in the HIVE-please see contact details under the HIVE logo for how to get in touch.

To visit the website, CLICK HERE