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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 is Belfairs Woodlands Centre's pre-school aged club for the under 5s, based around nature, wildlife and the seasons. We will be doing arts, crafts and games; having stories and music; and of course some outdoor time in the woodlands! Please ensure suitable clothing for messy outdoor activities. Children must be accompanied by an adult.Find out more »
Learn to make your own Christmas Wreath using a mix of natural and recycled materials. Craft and recycled items will be provided and we will go outside to collect additional natural materials. Please remember to wear suitable footwear for going outside Places limited, booking essentialFind out more »
Peaceful Place provides a free carers support group for those supporting people aged under 65 with dementia. This is a terrible disease and perhaps hardest when it attacks younger people. Come along for a chat, relax and share your journey. No booking required.Find out more »
Scope’s Local People Programme Get Together Meeting Scope’s Local People Programme - For disabled people aged 12-65 in Thurrock (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 - 73 DeveronFind out more »
This event is at Hockley Woods every Thursday, starting at 10:45am with options of either a one hour or a shorter 30 minute walk. This walk is part of the Rochford District Health Walks, helping you to meet new people and enjoy the benefits of regular exercise. Walk at your own pace, with fully trainedFind out more »