Communication regarding Thurrock Council and the issuing of a Section 114 notice

As part of the voluntary and community sector of Thurrock, TCVS wanted to make sure you have had sight of the below that has been issued to partners by Thurrock Council. The situation is complex but by working alongside our Government Commissioned partners, Essex County Council, we have been able to determine the scale of … Continue reading Communication regarding Thurrock Council and the issuing of a Section 114 notice

Community Health Champions hold Health, Faith and Wellbeing Event

We caught up with Sarah Kimble, Community Health Champion, to hear about the Beacon Center Event which was held on the 19th November. Sarah Kimble, CHC said "The Health, Faith and Wellbeing event was a big success! Serving the community of South Chafford, the Beacon Centre includes the Church of All Saints, where Rev Kate … Continue reading Community Health Champions hold Health, Faith and Wellbeing Event

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

Local Schools ‘hands on’ approach to commemorating Corringham IMC

Last week, a group of children from the local Graham James Primary School visited the Corringham Integrated Medical Centre (IMC) site to make their mark on the new building. The mark in question was a series of hand paintings across the dividing screens in the reception area. These screens separate reception from bathroom facilities and … Continue reading Local Schools ‘hands on’ approach to commemorating Corringham IMC

TCVS distribute backpack donations to local homeless charity

This week Thurrock CVS received another fantastic donation from local retailer IKEA. IKEA Thurrock kindly donated 80+ backpacks for Thurrock CVS to distribute to charities and community groups. This week, we had the pleasure of donating 30 backpacks to the Friends of Essex and London Homeless charity, who support people in crisis around the borough. … Continue reading TCVS distribute backpack donations to local homeless charity

Young Crocheter praised by Thurrock residents

Meet Stanley, he's 11 years old and lives in Stanford. During lockdown 2020 Stanley decided to learn the skill of crocheting, self taught from youtube tutorials and clips online. Since then Stanley has continued his new love for crochet and has been posting live facebook videos and free workshops to teach other local residents how … Continue reading Young Crocheter praised by Thurrock residents

New FREE Training Opportunity! Trustee Roles and Responsibilities

12.05.202210:00am - 11:30amThe Beehive Resource Centre, West Street, Grays, RM17 6XP  This course is ideal for anyone who’s new to trusteeship or existing trustees and senior staff who would benefit from a refresher course. This course could also form part of an induction for a new trustee. Training is FREE to Thurrock residents or those supporting … Continue reading New FREE Training Opportunity! Trustee Roles and Responsibilities