Thurrock Community Action Launching

Thurrock Coronavirus Community Action will launch on Friday 27 March. Thurrock Council in partnership with Stronger Together, Thurrock CVS and other local organisations are working together to safely coordinate support to residents in need and to help ensure voluntary work is carried out in a safe and co-ordinated way across the borough. The priority of … Continue reading Thurrock Community Action Launching

FREE Gang Workshops in Thurrock!

Gang related violence is a National challenge requiring a local response which we recognise cannot be achieved in isolation, but requires the support of community leaders to engage with residents and encourage reporting The Community Safety Partnership are delighted to be offered the opportunity by CVS to  work with our communities, including education establishments, to … Continue reading FREE Gang Workshops in Thurrock!

Vacancy : Social Prescribing Navigator

PLEASE NOTE - THIS APPLICATION DEADLINE HAS BEEN PUT ON HOLD DUE TO THE CURRENT COVID-19 OUTBREAK Social Prescription Navigator aka Life Changer Wanted Social Prescribing offers an innovative approach to supporting individuals with their wider health, wellbeing and social issues.  Social Prescribers work alongside GP Surgeries providing connections to community services to help people … Continue reading Vacancy : Social Prescribing Navigator

Vacancy: Healthwatch Outreach and Engagement Workers

PLEASE NOTE - THIS APPLICATION DEADLINE HAS BEEN PUT ON HOLD DUE TO THE CURRENT COVID-19 OUTBREAK Outreach and Engagement Workers x 2 (Chatty, Engaging Listeners) Do you enjoy, are experienced in, and are comfortable talking to people either individually or in groups?  Are you happy presenting in public to raise awareness of the work … Continue reading Vacancy: Healthwatch Outreach and Engagement Workers

Thurrock CVS hosts Christmas Meal to thank volunteers

Volunteers of Thurrock CVS projects and Thurrock Community hubs were gathered together for a festive lunch organised by TCVS staff.  The afternoon celebration was filled with festive treats to thank volunteers for their hard efforts and donated time throughout the year within the different projects of Thurrock CVS and Community hubs. Volunteers enjoyed tucking into … Continue reading Thurrock CVS hosts Christmas Meal to thank volunteers

Community arts and culture funding

Organisations and individuals that use arts and culture to help build strong, well-connected communities can now apply for grant funding. Thurrock CVS runs the Voluntary Sector Development Fund (VSDF), which is being used with council funding to support creative projects that use the arts in Thurrock, to: help build strong and well-connected communitiesshow the types … Continue reading Community arts and culture funding