Southend in Sight teams up with the Friends of Leigh Library Gardens to revamp Sensory Garden
As part of its Connecting Communities Commitment announced last week, London Southend Airport today announces its official charity partner, South East and Central Essex Mind (SECE Mind).
Helen Rollason Cancer Charity have recently launched their 2021 Summer Raffle with the chance to win fabulous prizes and a top prize of £250! It’s so simple to play and you will be helping to enable quality of life while living with cancer.
Local charity, Essex Dementia Care (EDC) has recently carried out a survey to find out what impact their services have on the wellbeing of their clients, particularly in light of COVID-related restrictions.
Southend in Sight secures funds for three years from National Lottery Community Fund
Against all the odds, A Vintage Day Out took place at Cressing Temple Barns in aid of Helen Rollason Cancer Charity, raising over £14,000 with money still coming in!
With restaurants and pubs opening up fully after lockdown we're all enjoying going out for a bite to eat and drink.
Hares About Town is a spectacular public art event in partnership with Wild in Art that will weave its way across Southend on Sea, the seafront, High Street through to Priory Park – The town will be filled with giant Hare sculptures! July 1st until 12th September 2021 – 10 whole weeks!
As a respected choir leader and founder of the Golden-Oldies ‘Sing&Smile’ Charity, Grenville Jones has added his voice to the call for clearer Government guidance on the future of amateur singing indoors.
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.
Southend-on-Sea Samaritans branch opened its doors and phone lines in 1963, supporting the community from Shoeburyness to Benfleet.
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