STAY WELL AND LOOK AFTER YOUR SELF
Stay well and look after yourself and your people
Rhys Jones Chief Executive
FENZ recognises the valuable work the NZFF Welfare Society does.
The Welfare Society support what FENZ along with the collective Unions and Associations offer
in supporting their personnel and members.
NOTIFICATION TO ALL MEMBERS OF REGION 2
The NZFF Welfare Society is accepting nominations for a Region 2 Representative to complete Malcolm Langdon's current term which ends June 2019. Nominations must be made on the SN1 Form available to download from the Welfare Society web site under "Printable Forms". The nomination form must be signed by two financial members living within Region 2. The Nominee must also live within Region 2 and sign the form accepting nomination. Nominations should be lodged with the Secretary by noon Jan 19, 2018. Scanned Nominations may be emailed to email@example.com or posted to Private Bag 31999, Lower Hutt 5040.
Closing date is noon Jan 19, 2018.
NEW HOLIDAY/CONVALESCENT HOME - NOW READY FOR BOOKING
The New Zealand Firefighter's Welfare Society has just purchased a new Holiday/Convalescent home located in Hanmer.
Want to see what it looks like Click here. That brings a total of 7 homes for members to use;
two in Queenstown, one in Nelson, one in Hanmer, one in Kapiti, one in Taupo and one in Whangamata.
NZFFWS HOLIDAY BOOKING APP UPDATED
The NZFFWS holiday home booking App has been upgraded to Version 2.0.
This update is now available for download on the Apple Store and Google Play for the iPhone and Android phones respectively.
The new features are:
When you launch the new download, you will be prompted to turn on notification. Please do so. This feature can also be turned on or off in your phone’s settings. To find the app search for nzffws on Apple Store or on Google Play.
COMPLETION OF WELFARE SOCIETY FORMS
Please note - all forms are to be completed correctly before submitting to the office. Missing out details on our BA1 forms may delay payments. Incomplete Healthcare 99 Forms may delay your payment or hold up your preapproval.
UPDATING YOUR NEXT OF KIN OR FUNERAL BENEFICIARY DETAILS
If you need to update your "Next of Kin" or your "Funeral Beneficiary," please advise the office in writing. The correct information is needed for the office as legally these are the people the Firefighters Welfare Society will deal with if you pass away. Please note that your "Next of Kin" and "Funeral Beneficiary" do not necessarily need to be the same people. If you wish to update your "Next of Kin" or "Funeral Beneficiary" please put the updated details in writing and either email firstname.lastname@example.org or post to NZ Firefighters Welfare, Private Bag 31999, Lower Hutt 5040. If you have any problem completeing our forms please contact the office. Our phone number is 0800 65 34 73 (0800 OK FIRE). Office hours are Monday to Friday from 9am to 3pm.
PHOTOS AND MOVIES
Click on THIS LINK to view recents photos and movies of Welfare Society events:
Please Note: All Healthcare 99 Claim Forms must be sent directly to: Mark Langford, C\- Aon, P O Box 30567, LOWER HUTT 5040
The New Zealand Firefighters Welfare Society is a non-profit organisation. If you wish to make a voluntary contribution to the Society, please add the word "Donation" along with your name, if you wish, and use the
Bank Account Number:
The Office will be closed from 12:00pm Friday 22 December 2017
until 9:00am Monday 8 January 2018.
For any emergencies contact your local Representative.