The AWS 11 HQ Inf Bde Team is located at Wellington House, St Omer Barracks, Aldershot GU11 2BG.
Tel: 01252 348261. The team is headed by the 11 Infantry Brigade Welfare Support Officer.
The Army Welfare Service Team
The AWS team is comprised of experienced staff members who provide a confidential service to cater for all aspects of welfare support throughout the 11 Infantry Brigade area. The AWS is on hand to support and advise all Service personnel (including single and unaccompanied) and/or their dependants. Anyone needing assistance from the AWS can self refer by contacting the office in Maurice Toye House. The team is made up of the following elements:
• Personal Support
• Community Support
• Administrative Support
• Personnel Recovery Unit Social Worker and HIVE.
The Senior Army Welfare Worker (SAWW) is responsible for ensuring the delivery of a confidential Personal Welfare Service to our community. The Aldershot Personal Support Group consists of a Senior Army Welfare Worker and six Army Welfare Workers. Individuals may refer themselves, or be referred through the Unit, the Doctor, the Health Visitor or any other agency or concerned individual.
AWS Community Support is provided throughout the Garrison, mainly through the community centres.
The Senior Community Development Worker (SCDW) is based in the Headquarters and is supported by four Community Development Workers (CDWs) and three Gurkha Support Workers (GSW).
Area of Responsibility Mil Civ
Connaught Community Centre 94222 3213 01252 348213
Quetta Park Community Centre 94222 3213 01252 348213
Pirbright Community Centre 94211 8296 01483 798296
Deepcut Community Centre 94214 5602 01252 833602
Arborfield Community Centre 94222 3213 01252 348213
Sandhurst Community Centre 94261 2011 01276 412011
Maurice Toye House 94222 4900 01252 349900
SCDW 94222 4912 01252 349912
The administration Business Support Manager (BSM) can be contacted on Tel Mil: 94222 3261 or Civ: 01252 348261
Ghurkha Support Worker (GSW)
The Ghurkha Support Worker is based at the Connaught Community Centre and can be contacted on Tel Mil: 94222 2559 or Civ: 01252 347559
All elements of the Aldershot Garrison AWS are interlinked and all work closely with each other to provide a consistent and efficient service to individuals and units under the Garrison's Chain of Command.