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Join Dean Williams, the Ranger at Chafford Gorges Nature for weekly volunteering sessions. The work will also provide an opportunity for you to find rare plants and animals. Wear appropriate clothing. Steel toe-capped boots are useful for any heavy work. Tea, coffee and biscuits are provided, but please bring water and a packed lunch. ContactFind out more »
This work party groups meet every Tuesday, starting at 10.00am and finishing at 4.00pm. Work takes place at Blue House Farm and other local nature reserves. Bring work clothes, waterproofs etc. and packed lunch. Contact the warden in advance to confirm location and dates: 07903 004203Find out more »
This group offers adult members with Aspergers/High Functioning Autism an opportunity to get together socially during the day…do come along and join us, there is no obligation to stay for the entire session.Find out more »
Scope’s Local People Programme Get Together Meeting Scope’s Local People Programme - For disabled people aged 12-65 in Southend (with any physical or mental illness, impairment or additional needs) - And unpaid carers of those people. (Including parent-carers of children aged 0-11) - And or close family members Some Funding Available Where - The AtticFind out more »
Weekly Tuesday afternoon work parties are organised by the Tiptree Heath Warden throughout the year, carrying out ongoing maintenance and access tasks in addition to the specific tasks carried out during the winter. Always call the warden if you wish to join in on a specific date to make sure that there will be aFind out more »
WellbeingMatters mental health peer support group. Monthly meeting in Southend for employees and employers Our monthly WellbeingMatters monthly peer group meetings are incredibly important for supporting those who have mental health issues and are/or not functioning in the workplace. Also, for those who are looking to return to work. Our meetings provide a welcoming, informal,Find out more »