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Cpl Nicole Furlano (seated) with the Wing Orderly Room team.
Photo: Jeff Gaye

Administration is as important as the air we breathe

September 5, 2017 at 9:00 am

Jeff Gaye It’s not just air that holds 4 Wing’s jets aloft. It takes manpower and teamwork from the cockpit to the hangar floor to the many support personnel in many occupations. Highly professional administration is one of the keys to successful operations. Without the admin role, the wrenches wouldn’t turn and the planes wouldn’t fly. Cpl Nicole Furlano is a clerk in the 4 Wing Orderly Room (WOR). She says she enjoys her job,Read More

Shoulder mobility: why is it important?

Shoulder mobility: why is it important?

September 5, 2017 at 9:00 am

Kevin Kiely and Tovah Fenske, PSP Fitness The shoulder is made up of small muscles and joints. Shoulders are used in most daily tasks, so if you are experiencing soreness or tightness while performing daily tasks it is time to look at how to alleviate this problem. As you can see in the diagram, the shoulder has many moving parts, and being a small muscle group it tends to fatigue quickly with repetitive lifting. ManyRead More

Helping your child transition to a new school

September 5, 2017 at 9:00 am

MILPERSCOM How can I best prepare my child for school in a new country? Will my child meet the credit requirements for graduation this year? Are there any educational allowances to support my child with special needs? These questions can now be answered through a guidance counselling service offered through Children’s Education Management. Children’s Education Management, managed by Military Family Services under Canadian Forces Morale and Welfare Services, has been managing the educational needs ofRead More