Share your story on how
Covid-19 as affected you

Thurrock Community Health Champions have been tasked with capturing Thurrock residents and workforces reflections on how Covid-19 (Ncov, Corona Virus) affected them. With this in mind we are setting up a time capsule to capture some of the memories of the Borough’s people. It would be great to see how the virus has had a … Continue reading Share your story on how
Covid-19 as affected you

Tilbury charity, One Community Development Trust, wins
prestigious Transforming Lives Award

• Tilbury’s, One Community Development Trust, wins Transforming LivesAward at the Locality Awards ‘22 Ceremony in Sheffield. • The trust not only deliver essential frontline services but aim to provide theircommunity with a sense of togetherness and aspiration. • Prize winners received a trophy and £1,000 cash prize to invest into theircommunity. • The Locality … Continue reading Tilbury charity, One Community Development Trust, wins
prestigious Transforming Lives Award

Worth of the Sector Survey

Help us showcase the wonderful work in Thurrock and highlight the challenges we are facing We are kindly asking all voluntary, community, faith and social enterprise sector groups/organisations in Thurrock to fill out a short online survey. We want to showcase:  the wonderful work that happens here in Thurrock the challenges we are facing the … Continue reading Worth of the Sector Survey

Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner Survey

Have your say on paying for policing and fire and rescue services in Essex The Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner for Essex (PFCC), Roger Hirst, is seeking views on paying for policing and fire rescue services in Essex, as he sets the 2023/2024 budgets for the Services. Funding for Essex Police comes from two sources, … Continue reading Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner Survey

Have you been affected by bowel cancer?

Chat Together | Bowel Cancer UK are running several virtual Chat Together sessions for those affected by bowel cancer. These are FREE weekly sessions via Zoom and will be running throughout November and below are the themes, dates and times available: Advance bowel cancer - Monday 14 November 12-1pm Younger People (50 and under) - … Continue reading Have you been affected by bowel cancer?

This week the spotlights on Kids Inspire

What do we do?Kids Inspire provides mental health and trauma recovery support for children, young people, and their families. Through a range of therapeutic and community activities, we promote resilience, self-awareness and relationship building to empower more positive life choices.About usIn 2020 we were delighted to be recognised for the value we provide our volunteers … Continue reading This week the spotlights on Kids Inspire

Thurrock Swimming Club Update

Thurrock Swimming Club sent a team of 65 swimmers to Romford’s open meet.  The swimmers, who train at Blackshots Leisure Centre with Impulse Leisure had an amazing weekend with personal best times, Essex and Regional qualifying times being set.  They were in outstanding form even though the season has just begun.  Swimmers who competed were. … Continue reading Thurrock Swimming Club Update

This week the spotlight’s on Essex Community First Aid Volunteers

We provide First aid at public events to hospices, charities etc. Any public events must have first aid cover and the commercial companies are now charging horrendous amounts, so this charity was born! I founded the charity 4 years ago. I started with just my family and a couple of friends to make up seven trustees. … Continue reading This week the spotlight’s on Essex Community First Aid Volunteers