Friday 30 October, 2020

TTPSSWA, ISOS Secretariat partner for Bahamas, local disaster relief

The Police Service Social Welfare Association (TTPSSWA) has collaborated with the I Support Our Service (ISOS) Secretariat to provide disaster relief to police officers in Trinidad and Tobago as well as the Bahamas.

This will take place under the patronage of Police Commissioner Gary Griffith.

DELIVERY/ DROP-OFF POINTS

- ISOS Secretariat, 2nd Floor, Police Administration Building, Corner Edward and Sackville Streets, Port of Spain;

- TTPSSWA Office, 4th Floor, Riverside Plaza, Port of Spain;

- All Police Divisional Headquarters, which are the main stations in your respective districts.

1 Chaguanas;

2 Morvant;

3 Siparia;

4 Police Administration Building, Port of Spain;

5 San Fernando;

6 St James;

7 Scarborough, Tobago;

8 St Joseph;

9 Sangre Grande; and

10 Central Police Station, Port of Spain (Old Police HQ)

ITEMS NEEDED

1 Bottled water

2 Non-perishable food items - Please check the dates on the items and ensure they have not expired.

3 New or gently-used clothing - Not clothing that you would not consider wearing. If possible, divide clothing by gender and ages by labelling the bags in which they are brought. Ensure all clothes are laundered before being donated.

4 Baby items - These can include canned baby formula, clothes, diapers (disposable and non-disposable), baby bottles and nipples and baby wipes in sealed packages.

5 Cleaning supplies - Mops, brooms, disinfectants (household and external), buckets and cleaning cloths like J-Cloths, etc.

6 Toiletries - Sanitary pads and tampons, toilet paper, bath soap, towels, deodorant, toothpaste and toothbrushes, etc.

7 Flashlights - These should include the necessary batteries for the flashlights, inclusive of matches or lighters.

The TTPS will be moving the items to their respective destination through the Office of Disaster Preparedness and Management (ODPM).

CONTACTS:

For further information, contact the ISOS Secretariat at 612-1958, 688-2996 or 612-0102 exts 12240 or 12241.

Visit the ISOS Secretariat Facebook page ‘I Support Our Service TT’ and Instagram page ‘isos_tt’ for updates or email at isossecretariat@gmail.com or visit the official TTPS Facebook, Instagram or Twitter pages.

You can also contact the TTPSSWA at 235-5260.

Police Officers can check the Police Service Portal for more information. 

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