Category Archives: Events/ Opportunities

How to avoid a heart attack

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The Discovery Festival 2016

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SOUP Evening, Chelmsford Library | Wednesday 16 November

SOUP is a relatively new concept to these shores after beginning in the United States of America. So far SOUP events across Essex have raised more than £14,500 towards local grassroots projects seeking to make a real difference in their … Continue reading

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MacMillan Coffee Morning – 30 September 2016

There are lots of different MacMillan Coffee Mornings happening across Chelmsford City today, we have pulled together a list of ones you could visit. M&S Coffee Morning @ M&S Chelmsford High Street from 10am. Find out more here. Nationwide Building … Continue reading

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Opportunity for Chelmsford based charities

The Meadows Shopping Centre is offering an exciting opportunity for charities at this December. They are currently seeking a charity partner to work with them over the Christmas period with exclusive access to fundraising opportunities. Commenting on the search, Sue … Continue reading

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What matters to you and your family for your future health and care?

The Mid and South Essex Success Regime is supporting one of the largest ever transformation programmes in local health and care. This includes proposals to rearrange hospital services across sites at Basildon, Chelmsford and Southend. This is your chance to … Continue reading

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High Sheriff gives recognition to local people and charities

People who have made a major contribution to community safety and crime prevention in Essex were recognised and thanked at the High Sheriffs’ Awards ceremony held at Hylands House in Chelmsford.  More than 40 voluntary and community organisations were represented … Continue reading

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Book Now for the Mid Essex Showcase

Following the tremendous success of last year’s Mid Essex Showcasing Healthcare event at Broomfield Hospital, we are pleased to announce that this year’s event will be held on Thursday 15 September. For further details and booking, please download and complete … Continue reading

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Reducing Reoffending Workshop | 3 June 2016

Reoffending has a significant impact on the public – both on victims of crime directly and on public confidence and feelings of safety. It also has an impact on public sector services, drawing heavily on resources.  There is no single … Continue reading

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Hop on the bus and foster | Foster Care Fortnight 2016, 16 May to 29 May

Members of the public are being encouraged to find out more about fostering during Foster Care Fortnight 2016 which runs from 16 May to 29 May 2016. A special fostering bus will be touring all over Essex where members of … Continue reading

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Wilderness Foundation Communtity Allotment Open Day

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Supporting Carers in Essex – the present and the future, Friday 10th June 2016 from 9:30am to 1pm

This event, which takes place during the nationwide Carers Week at Chelmsford Central Baptist Church, is brought to you by Action for Family Carers, a Carers Trust Centre of Excellence and lead provider of Supporting Carers in Essex. Looking at … Continue reading

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Healthwatch Neurological Focus Groups

Heathwatch Essex want to shine a light on the experiences of people with a neurological condition including brain injury, epilepsy, Huntington’s Disease, motor neurone disease, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s, Progressive Supranuclear Palsy or stroke. They want to find out how diagnosis could … Continue reading

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Chelmsford and Maldon PREVENT conference

“PREVENT is part of the UK counter terrorism strategy preventing people from becoming involved in extremism, radicalisation or supporting terrorism. As with many safeguarding issues PREVENT sits within the counties high level priorities, royal assent was given to the new … Continue reading

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Essex County Council Direct Payment Consultation

Essex County Council is running a consultation looking at the contracts we have for services that help people to use their Direct Payments. These are services that help people with: – Writing their Care and Support Plan – Payroll for … Continue reading

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Devolution Event Cancelled

We regret to inform you that the Event on Devolution booked for the 4th April is postponed for the foreseeable future. This is because the Government have, subsequent to the Budget, issued an East Anglian Devolution Agreement attached which is … Continue reading

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Connect Well Providers Needed

Connect Well   New community focused direct referral project seeks local community providers for mutual attraction and connecting with local people! Connect Well, the new social prescribing project in Mid Essex has just been launched!  The project aims to raise … Continue reading

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‘Tackling Hidden Harms Together’ – County Conference in Colchester

The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner, Safer Essex and the Essex Community Voluntary Services network held their fourth joint conference at the Weston Homes Community Stadium on Tuesday 26th January 2016. The event brought together representatives from Essex … Continue reading

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Have you got what it takes to make a difference to Safeguarding in Essex?

If you are involved in your community, want to promote the welfare of children, young people or adults, and are happy to be the voice of service users in meetings, then this could be the opportunity for you! Both the … Continue reading

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It’s time to get Volunteering!

It’s time to get volunteering. I myself have recently joined the Chelmsford Volunteering team after deciding that I want to gain credible work experience, and skills through volunteering. If you are looking to gain skills, work experience, andadd to your … Continue reading

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