Thank you to all those who attended the first Let’s Talk Network and contributing to the discussions. To ensure you are part of this exciting networking opportunity going forward you can register your interest completing our Let’s Talk Feedback Form If you were unable to join us, here are some notes and discussions from … Continue reading Updates from our ‘Let’s Talk’ networking meeting
Thurrock CVS would like to wish a very happy retirement to Barbara Rice who is retiring this week after a long and rewarding Career in Thurrock. Barbara's journey with Thurrock CVS began as a Social Prescribing Navigator in November 2016, she later landed the role of Healthwatch Thurrock Operational Manager in March 2019. Throughout her … Continue reading A fond farewell and happy retirement to Barbara Rice
This week is Diabetes Awareness Week and Diabetes UK are hosting a number of online events to help raise awareness. They will be sharing #DiabetesStories from all corners of the UK, looking back on an extraordinary year and looking forward to what’s to come. Join them for social media takeovers, live Q&A and their exciting #DiabetesStories film. Let’s celebrate … Continue reading It’s Diabetes Week!
Do your thing for a chance to win! Thrill us with your skills! The competition is a doozy. We want you to send us a picture of your art or craft or a video of your dance, music or singing. Whatever skill you have, show us! The winning entry will receive £250. What’s not to … Continue reading WeAreCreatives Thurrock launch competition with a prize of £250!
Community events are being held across Thurrock this year to celebrate Windrush Day (22 June) – a day dedicated to recognising the contribution of the Windrush Generation and their descendants. Thurrock BME & Zedgeneration UK Event Local community groups Zedgeneration UK and ThurrockBME (TBME) have organised the best ever party to celebrate the end of … Continue reading Celebrating Windrush Day in Thurrock
The main mission for Chief Inspector Mark Barber, who has taken up the new post of Thurrock District Commander, is simple: “I want to make each area of the district safer and, by doing that, Essex will become a safer place.”Ch/Insp Barber began his policing career as a police constable in Thurrock so it is … Continue reading Thurrock: A message from the new District Commander
Small Charity Week is taking place next week, 14 – 19 June. It is an opportunity to highlight the work of small charities across the UK with free events and activities. view resources here
A new article from Charity Digital looks at how an effective and emotive narrative is one of the essentials needed in your fundraising toolkit. From demonstrating your impact to cross generational communications, Charity Digital have put forward simple ideas to help change and innovate your processes. view article here
We want to help as many kids as possible to get active and enjoy sport with their friends. And we want them to have access to everything they need to make that possible, including the right kit. If you’re a local sports club or organisation looking for support for your team, then we’d love to … Continue reading The Poundland Foundation’s first grant window, Kits-for-Kids, is now open!
Quest Music Services and Thames Delta Radio has been busy broadcasting our online radio station from our cultural community hub in The Thameside Complex Grays, (made possible from the overwhelming support from Thurrock CVS, Arts Council England and local people). Please view some of our highlights in the video links below, showcasing artists performing "digitally" … Continue reading Updates from Quest Music and Thames Delta Radio