Tag: Army Community Service

FMWR Briefs

FMWR Briefs

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Upcoming events and programs from Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation.

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Substance abuse as seen from my foxhole

Substance abuse as seen from my foxhole

| December 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Soldiers are not immune to the substance use problems prevalent in our society.

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Disaster assistance for lava-flow victims considered

Disaster assistance for lava-flow victims considered

| December 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Federal civilian employees living on the Big Island of Hawaii and impacted by the current lava flow may be eligible for emergency financial assistance.

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Delegates present AFAP issues

Delegates present AFAP issues

| November 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

A group of about a dozen Army Family Action Plan (AFAP) delegates were gathered in one of the Nehelani conference rooms to discuss improvements to child care at U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii.

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Delegates gather for 2014 AFAP conference

Delegates gather for 2014 AFAP conference

| November 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

This year, about 63 issues covering the spectrum from health and safety to medical benefits and education were submitted, said Elisabeth Olsen, the Army Community Service family support officer who helped organize the conference.

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100+ receive ACS resume training

100+ receive ACS resume training

| November 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

More than 125 Soldiers and family members attended a special federal resume seminar hosted by the Army Community Service’s Employment Readiness entitled “10 Steps to a Federal Job Search” at the Nehelani, Oct. 22.

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Family Sports Day is Nov. 5 at Stoneman Athletic Complex

Family Sports Day is Nov. 5 at Stoneman Athletic Complex

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Wednesday, Nov. 5th, the Army Community Service (ACS) Exceptional Family Member Program (EFMP), in partnership with the Directorate of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation (DFMWR), will host Family Sports Day at the newly renovated Stoneman Athletic Complex, here, from noon till 4 p.m.

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Family Advocacy strives to prevent Shaken Baby Syndrome

Family Advocacy strives to prevent Shaken Baby Syndrome

| October 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii Family Advocacy Program at Army Community Services (ACS) strives to reduce incidents of child abuse and Shaken Baby Syndrome by educating Soldiers and their families. Not only is it incorporated into mandatory annual training for units, it is also included in replacements training for new Soldiers on the island.

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Teen warning signs can be real

Teen warning signs can be real

| October 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Teen suicide is a very pertinent issue today in the United States. While “suicide” sounds very scary, it is 100 percent preventable given that each one of us contributes to the wellness and resiliency of our teens.

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News Briefs: August 22, 2014

News Briefs: August 22, 2014

| August 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Send announcements for Soldiers and civilian employees to news@hawaiiarmyweekly.com.

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