NARPO Essex – Good Health: the branches wish to help in the promotion of the good health of all their members.
To assist each other we ask that members consider writing blog articles about their experience of either, good or bad health. The idea is to help others understand your experience so they can be prepared for the things the future may hold for them. Ill-health affects all of us in one way or another, especially as we progress in years, so any insight into others experiences is always helpful.
From this page you will be linked to blog articles which have been written by the members and others that have been highlighted as relevant.
So let’s get you started:
Injury On Duty Pensioners Association If you are a member of this organisation or are in receipt of an 'Injury On Duty Pension' this post may be of interest. This could be one of the most important emails that you ever receive from IODPA....read more
Essex Police Benevolent Fund - NARPO Essex Did you know that as a retired Essex Police Officer, widow, widower, civil partner or life partner you are eligible to claim from the Essex Police Benevolent Fund? The primary objective of the Fund is to provide...read more
'Injury On Duty Pension Reviews' Dear Members, Please see below our Chief Constable, Stephen Kavanagh's response to my letter addressing the 'Injury On Duty Pension Reviews'. Everyone that received a questionnaire should now receive a further letter...read more
Dear Colleagues, Please see below a message from Liz Sayce after 5 years as CEO of Disability Rights UK. Kind regards Roy Scanes Secretary Chelmsford Branch NARPO It’s been an amazing privilege to be Chief Executive of Disability Rights UK, working with individuals...read more
Disability Rights UK (DR UK) Dear Member, Disability Rights UK (DR UK) has announced that Kamran Mallick will replace Liz Sayce as Chief Executive of the charity, following her decision to retire. Currently chief executive of Action on Disability, the...read more
Injury Award Reviews and Funding Please see below an excerpt from our National website regarding 'Injury Award Reviews'. At present Essex Police have not begun to review all injury awards but if other forces have started it may become a reality for us also. If you do...read more
Later Life Ambitions Members Fearful for Future of Health and Social Care Tuesday 10 January 2017 NHS services have worsened over the past 5 years, according to the experience of nearly 500 Later Life Ambitions members. In a survey carried out by Later Life Ambitions,...read more
Dignity Funeral Plans With Funeral Prices on the rise do not miss out on the ‘special’ offer for NARPO members on Dignity Funeral Plans. The ‘special’ offer is £150 discount off 2016 prices and is only be available until 19th December 2016 The offer is being...read more
What is Cancer? An Introduction To stimulate NARPO members to write articles/topics on any subject they feel would be of interest to others as a knowledge sharing media, I have written this brief article on cancer to start the ball rolling. Those of you that...read more
Your General Good Health All this discussion about retirement and health is arbitrary. What matters for your health is what you are doing to your body and mind. If you retire and sit around all day, your health will deteriorate. If you retire and hit the gym while...read more