SAVS Weekly Update – Week Ending 24th March 2017

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Highlight of the Week Lone Worker Training Friday, March 31, 2017 – 13:00 to 16:00 at SAVS-Southend Training provided by Jan Reed from REED Training and Consultancy On completion of this course, learners will; Have a better understanding of the responsibilities of employers, and the related legislation Understand personal safety responsibilities Explore the risk factors to consider during […]

Introducing Happiful

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Therapy Directory, an organisation that provide information on therapists in your local area, would like to introduce their new, free, online magazine, Happiful. Happiful is all about healthy ideas that change the world. The mission is to build a happier, healthier, more sustainable society. This month’s edition features interviews with Kiss FM DJ Pandora Christie and […]

Whole Soul Arts March Offer

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To celebrate International Women’s Day, as well as the launch of their new wholesoularts wellbeing clinic on Tuesdays at AK Hairdresser’s, White Colne, Colchester, Whole Soul Arts is offering  £10 off  all holistic and wholesoulart wellbeing sessions For March  on Tuesday Only. For more information, please call the number listed above or click here.

Chelmsford CVS E-Update #216: Essex, Funding, GP & Happiness

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Essex County Council Rethinking Day Opportunities Engagement Event Essex County Council currently supports individuals with social care needs to access a range of day services, many of which are very traditional models where people attend ‘day centres’. It has recently engaged with many of these individuals and as a result it is now looking at […]

BDVSA E-Bulletin – 14th March 2017

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Community Asset Fund – Sport England Whether it’s the park you run through, the hall you do classes in or the pitch you play on, welcoming and accessible spaces have a big impact on a person’s experience and likelihood of coming back. As part of this, Sport England have produced a guide and accompanying document […]

Lauristan Farm Community Share Offer Now Open!

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Following our meeting on Monday 20 March – ‘A History of Easton Lodge, The Countess and Her Gardens’ –  Spencer Christy from Lauriston Farm will give a short presentation: Lauriston Farm Community Share Offer Now Open! Situated right on the Blackwater Estuary,  just outside Goldhanger, Lauriston Farm’s 210 acres  are managed using Biodynamic techniques and […]

SAVS Weekly Update (Week ending 17th March 2017)

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Highlight of the Week – Free to Good Homes SPNDS Nurse Care have the following equipment available free to anyone who would like it and can collect it from their offices at 449 London Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex, SS0 9LG HP Laserjet M1005 MFP printer  Photo Samsung ML-2955DW printer  Photo Samsung Fax machine  Photo Small office […]

SAVS Weekly Update (Week ending 10th March 2017)

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Highlight of the Week Lone Worker Training 31st March 1:30pm-4pm, at SAVS Training will be provided by Jan Reed from REED training and consultancy. Upon completion of this course, learners will: Have a better understanding of the responsibilities of employers, and the related legislation. Understand personal safety responsibilities Explore the risk factors to consider during […]

SAVS Weekly Update (Week ending 3rd March)

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Highlight of the Week Southend Raft Race 25th June 2017 Thorpe Bay Rotary Club are organising the event, which is all about bringing some challenge, laughter & fun to our community. It will be a fantastic opportunity to have fun designing, building & crewing a raft; further enhanced by the chance of winning prizes and […]

BDVSA Newsletter – February 2017

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Funding Opportunities The Plunkett Foundation Supports people, predominantly in rural areas, to set up and run life-changing community cooperatives and enterprises that are owned and run democratically by large numbers of people in their community. Community co-operatives help people to tackle a range of issues, from isolation and loneliness to poverty, and come in many […]

SAVS Weekly Update (Week ending 24th February)

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Highlight of the Week Your Views Wanted People living in Castle Point, Rochford and Southend-on-Sea are being asked for their views on proposed changes to healthcare. The CCGs are reviewing the criteria for three treatments as follows: 1. Gynaecomastia (Enlargement of the Male Breast Tissue) 2. Spine Injections 3. Implantation of Toric Lenses for Corneal […]