SNAP Charity provides vital support to local families with children who have any special need or disability. The helpline is more important than ever during the pandemic ensuring that families can speak to someone to receive assistance.
Havens Hospices has opened a new charity shop located near its newly built adult hospice Fair Havens to help raise money for its free palliative care.
London Southend Airport, 12 April 2021: London Southend Airport has donated £1000 to Little Heroes ASD Support Group to help transform their support hub ready to welcome families to the space.
Are you doing more walking during lockdown to keep yourself busy and improve your fitness? Why not do it in aid of Helen Rollason Cancer Charity and support local people living with cancer!
As Lockdown across England puts an even greater emphasis on the health and wellbeing of older people in isolation, the Goldies Charity is increasing its weekly online content to include gentle chair-exercise at home.
Council elves have been hard at work coordinating and wrapping gifts for the council’s annual Toy Drive to provide some Christmas joy for vulnerable children across Southend.
London Southend Airport, 10th December 2020: Over fifty ‘reindeer’ took to London Southend Airport’s runway yesterday braving cold temperatures to raise vital funds for local charities.
SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity has been spreading Christmas cheer this December by delivering festive hampers to local veterans.
Across the UK so many people will miss their traditional Carol Concert or Service. However Christmas music and those well-loved carols can be enjoyed in the comfort of your own home with a warm invitation from the Golden-Oldies Charity.
London Southend Airport, 3rd December 2020: As part of its Christmas plans, London Southend Airport has announced a unique opportunity to run or walk the length of the runway (dressed as a reindeer) whilst helping to raise funds for local charities.
Having temporarily closed our doors in November for the second lockdown, the Helen Rollason Cancer Charity Support Centres and Charity Shops have now reopened!
A sudden cardiac arrest can happen at any time to any person. Southend has a population of over 180,000 and 6.4m visitors every year, but very few defibrillators available 24/7.
We’re delighted that Cruse Bereavement Essex has been chosen to benefit from the Co-op Local Community Fund.
The UK’s largest dog welfare charity is backing an MP’s call for an all-year dog-friendly beach in Southend.
Older isolated people across England and Wales are singing on their sofas every week with the Golden-Oldies Charity.
Rock Choir, the largest contemporary choir in the world, announce that they will be releasing a Christmas single to support the Mental Health Foundation and help raise awareness of mental health.
Helen Rollason Cancer Charity have recently launched their 2020 Winter Raffle with the chance to win fabulous prizes and a top prize of £500! It’s so simple to play and you will be helping to enable quality of life while living with cancer.
Talk and Support volunteer meets lady he has helped during lockdown as she turns 100
Leading the way - families learn to love cycling together, thanks to the Bikeability Trust