WRS

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AcronymDefinition
WRSWind River Systems (software)
WRSWorker Registration Scheme (UK)
WRSWisconsin Retirement System
WRSWorldwide Reference System
WRSWireless Remote System
WRSWrite Shadow
WRSWindows Resource
WRSWorld Rugby Shop
WRSWater Recovery System
WRSWildlife Reserves Singapore
WRSWeather Reconnaissance Squadron (USAF)
WRSWildlife Removal Services (Bloomington, MN)
WRSWage Reporting System (various locations)
WRSWith Rain Sensor (irrigation technology)
WRSWebSphere Remote Server (software; IBM)
WRSWorkshop on Reduction Strategies in Rewriting and Programming
WRSWorldwide Reference System (USGS)
WRSWorld Road Statistics (International Road Federation)
WRSWyoming Retirement System
WRSWorldCat Resource Sharing (library resource)
WRSWeather Report Suite (Grateful Dead song)
WRSWildlife Rehabilitation Society (Edmonton, CA)
WRSWeb Report Studio (SAS)
WRSWeb Registration System (various schools)
WRSWar Risk Surcharge (shipping industry)
WRSWachovia Retirement Services
WRSWestern Reformed Seminary (Tacoma, WA)
WRSWar Reserve Stocks
WRSWell Report Sepia
WRSWide Area Reference Station (FAA Wide Area Augmetation System)
WRSWard - Romano Syndrome
WRSWavelength Routing Switches (IEEE)
WRSWester Ross Salmon
WRSWater Resource System
WRSWide-Area Ground Reference Station
WRSWeather Radar System
WRSWelfare Rights Officer (UK)
WRSWork Request System
WRSWeedon Repair Standard
WRSWaste Removal System
WRSWind Resistant Sateen (fabric)
WRSWorldwide Regulatory Strategy
WRSWholesale Receiving System
WRSWorkplace Relevance Scale
WRSWestern Regional Switch Surveillance (Sprint)
References in periodicals archive ?
After working as an advice coordinator during the Towyn floods in 1990, she worked in social security law and as a welfare rights officer in Clwyd, before moving to Sandwell where she became the lead for anti-poverty and welfare rights.
"I contacted a Welfare Rights Officer but, by then, the council were taking me to court for the funds.
"Kath kindly put us in touch with the welfare rights officer, who was really lovely and got us a Blue Badge for parking which has been so helpful.
The Green Party is being represented by Chapelhall resident Rosemary McGowan, who is a welfare rights officer and also coconvener of the party's North Lanarkshire branch.
A welfare rights officer from the charity will also help the young people to discover benefits that may be available to them.
Derwentside Homes' welfare rights officer Gregg Peart said: "Some of the tenants we rehouse are in desperate situations and may have nothing to their name, so being able to provide all the items they need to set up their own home is fantastic.
"There was a fantastic sense of community spirit and a special thank you should go to Clwyd Alyn's Housing Officer Barry Evans and Welfare Rights Officer Chris Bailey, who joined me in making the visit from our special guests possible.
What does a career as a welfare rights officer involve?
A new Welfare Rights Officer will be based in the Kenton Centre to provide advice to those residents affected by central government changes to the social security system.
RNIB Welfare Rights Officer for Gwynedd and Anglesey Ellen Lloyd said: "Sight loss can result in additional expenses.
Mr Markey joined the centre in August 1999 after a nine-year spell as a welfare rights officer in the North-east.