Thurrock CVS (Community and Voluntary Services) supports local organisations and community groups in Thurrock by working behind the scenes to ensure the long term future of essential services delivered by the voluntary sector.
About Thurrock CVS & Our projects video
Stronger Together Thurrock: Support for residents
Thurrock Coronavirus Community Action video
oUR bOARDROOM IS AVAILABLE TO HIRE!
We have refurbished our boardroom and it is now available to hire.
This room offers great facilities and is perfect for conferences and meetings.
For more information and to book, email: RoomBookings@thurrockcvs.org
Resources for Charities
Donate to Thurrock Giving
Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic we’ve continued to support local residents and Communities in Thurrock
Tasks carried out by Volunteers to support residents
Hours of Volunteered hours donated
Prescriptions delivered to vulnerable residents shielding in Thurrock
Sexual Health Service in Essex and Thurrock
For information on different ways to test, how to access training for professionals and who to contact for sexual health queries, go to: SexualHealthThurrock
Adult Safeguarding information
The ‘Let’s talk about Adult Safeguarding’ booklet from the Thurrock Safeguarding Adults Board (TSAB) explores the difficult topic of abuse and neglect, which can take many forms and isn’t always visible. The booklet can help if you have concerns about someone you know or care for possibly experiencing abuse or neglect – you can access it online … Continue reading Adult Safeguarding information
New Volunteer Opportunity
To express your interest in this volunteering opportunity, please call: 01375 389853
Are you interested in becoming a Volunteer Befriender?
If you are compassionate and able to spare 1-2 hours a week to visit a lonely and isolated person and brighten their week, apply here to become a Volunteer today.
Academic Tutor Volunteer Opportunity
The Access Project supports students from disadvantaged backgrounds to access top universities. We are looking for volunteers who would be able to tutor a young person aged 14-18, online, one hour a week in term-time Autumn 2023- Summer 2024 to support them with their academic studies. Register your interest and find our more about the … Continue reading Academic Tutor Volunteer Opportunity
Question on the week – Are you a VCSE in Thurrock?
Are you a voluntary, community or social enterprise (VCSE) organisation in Thurrock that wants to go places? Would you like to see your organisation grow stronger, but you’re not sure where to start? Thurrock CVS can help, by offering groups an organisational health check.Our development worker can support you to assess your organisation, helping you … Continue reading Question on the week – Are you a VCSE in Thurrock?
Defibrillator Funding Information
Recently we’ve been approached for support around funding for defibrillators in the community. London Hearts have informed us they are currently able to offer Charity Grant Funding towards the cost of each Defibrillator they supply in Thurrock. With every Defibrillator, they also provide free online CPR/Defibrillator awareness training. Apply here
Join our next Let’s Talk networking meeting
Wednesday 29th March 202310:00am – 11:30am The session is an opportunity for Thurrock groups and organisations to come together: Giving an opportunity to showcase their service/ offer, share experiences, good-practice, learning from others and build relationships. The focus of this session will be Training and we have speakers from: Book your place here There is an … Continue reading Join our next Let’s Talk networking meeting
Schools sing to support St. Luke’s Hospice
Choirs from 8 primary schools across Thurrock and Basildon gave outstanding performances last night at the annual competition ‘Sing for St. Luke’s’, raising over £12,000 for our local Hospice. The primary school children, all aged under 11 years old, sang two songs to a packed audience at the Towngate Theatre Basildon, including the Basildon Youth … Continue reading Schools sing to support St. Luke’s Hospice
Terrence Higgins Trust Sexual Health Service in Essex and Thurrock
Here you will find information on different ways to test, how to access training for professionals and who to contact for sexual health queries.
Digital/Data Governance Manager job opportunity
The ideal candidate will have a proven track record to help create and execute a comprehensive digital and communication strategy whilst successfully leading the organisation’s digital transformation process. This position will be responsible for enhancing One Community’s social media presence, integrating its CRM system, and boosting brand awareness to attract new audiences as part of … Continue reading Digital/Data Governance Manager job opportunity
Impulse Leisure Vacancies
Are you interested in either of the positions below? Go to Impulse Leisure website:http://www.impulseleisure.co.ukFacebook:http://www.facebook.com/impulseleisureTwitter:http://www.twitter.com/ImpulseLeisure
Are you in need of volunteers? Are you interested in volunteering?
If either of these questions apply to you then this event may be perfect for you. Book you place by emailing:firstname.lastname@example.org call: 07740987658
East of England Community Recruitment Event
Register here for the EEAST Community Recruitment Event on 30th March at 10am
📣Family Hub, Start for Life information sharing event
Invite for the Voluntary and Community Sector of Thurrock You are being invited to a workshop by Clare Moore Strategic Lead- Youth Offending Service and Prevention Children and Family Services. The aim of the workshop is: Refreshments will be providedDate: Tuesday 14th March 2023Venue: Tilbury Children’s CentreTime: 1.30pm till 3.30pm If you have any questions about the workshop … Continue reading 📣Family Hub, Start for Life information sharing event
Volunteer opportunity at Purfleet-on-Thames
We are looking for stewards to assist with the lantern parade, ensuring that attendees are safe and walking along the correct route. To assist on-site at High House Production Park with directing attendees, giving information on whereabouts of toilets/facilities and to litter pick as/when required during the event and at the end of the event. … Continue reading Volunteer opportunity at Purfleet-on-Thames
Healthwatch Thurrock are on INSTAGRAM!
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4th Annual Women Conference
The conference, held on the 5th March was attended by the Mayor of Thurrock, Councillors, prominent women from various fields and representatives of numerous local & national organisations.
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