Employment Issues

Employment Issues When members of the Community have employment issues, we try to help as much as possible. However, it would be useful if we can have access to advice from Goan professionals who specialise in Employment Law.  
Bereavement & Repatriations GWS has been arranging repatriations of deceased Goans back to their motherland at the request of their families, for a few years now. We have a “fixed fee” agreement with Southall Funeral Services (70 Western Rd, Southall UB2 5DZ. Tel: 020 8571 0621) and Rowland Brothers International...
As part of the South Asian Heritage Month, The Goan Association UK are proud to host an online presentation Goans in Britain: The Role of British and Portuguese Colonialism in their migration and settlement.This is a public event and all are welcome to join us on zoom on the...
The Trustees of the Goan Welfare Society are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Stella Mascarenhas-Keyes as the first Patron of the Charity. The three-year appointment took effect on 1 August 2020 and, on behalf of the members,  we would like to extend a warm welcome & best...
Annual General Meeting – 2019 Trustees Report for the Financial Year ended 31 December 2018 INTRODUCTION Three caring Goans founded the Goan Welfare Society (GWS) in March 1983, to provide limited assistance to the community living in the UK. The original Trustees passed away and responsibility for the Charity was handed over...
Annual General Meeting – 2019 Trustees Report for the Financial Year ended 31 December 2019 INTRODUCTION The Goan Welfare Society (GWS) was founded in March 1983, to provide limited assistance to the community living in the UK. The original Trustees passed away and responsibility for the Charity was handed over to the Goan Association...
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Purpose and Meaning

Have you ever felt that your life is somewhat adrift the pieces in your world don't quite fit together? There is some kind of void in your life and you simply can't put your finger on it? Trust me i've been there but you know what, there is an antidote to this...
Tourists will need COVID-19 certificate to enter Goa even after lockdown is lifted Goa's Health Minister, Vishwajit Rane, on Tuesday said air travellers will not be allowed to enter the coastal state without a health certificate, after the Centre opens up airports once the COVID-19 lockdown is eased or lifted. Speaking...
EU SETTLEMENT SCHEME If you are an EU (including Portuguese passport holders), EEA or Swiss citizen, who has been resident in the UK since before the 31 December 2020 and do not have permanent right to remain it is important that you are in top of the regulations. The Government...