RRAVS’ vision is of a strong voluntary sector which is at the heart of a vibrant and caring Rochford District where people are able to fulfill their potential through voluntary and community action. The Rochford district includes the towns of Rayleigh, Hockley, Ashingdon, Great Wakering, Canewdon and Hullbridge.
RRAVS’ works to promote, support and represent the interests of all voluntary and community groups in the Rochford District. This is achieved through representation at strategic bodies, the promotion of volunteer opportunities, giving advice including advice about funding and training.
Community Response Hub – Helpline, Rochford district is blessed with fantastic community support and we know that many groups/neighbours are already stepping in where our residents ...Read more
The Southend, Castle Point and Rochford Dementia Community Support Team are working over the Easter Bank Holiday. Friday 10th & Monday 13th April 10am until 4pm. Please ...Read more
Southend, Castle Point and Rochford CCG’s Mental Health Commissioners have produced the attached south east Essex Directory of Services which provides up to date information on ...Read more
Essex County Council in collaboration with ECC Public Health and local Facebook group administrators has launched a new Facebook group “Essex Coronavirus Action” https://www.facebook.com/essexcoronavirusaction/ to help ...Read more
Important advice and guidance fom the NHS (poster download). If you think you have the coronavirus, please do not attend your GP practice, pharmacy or hospital. ...Read more
This song was made to thank our incredible NHS, tell everyone to STAY HOME, and hopefully help raise some cash for food banks in Essex who ...Read more
Children’s Commisioner’s Children’s Guide to Coronavirus Better Start Early Years Guide ...Read more
A new Essex Welfare Service is now available for those in Essex in need of urgent support during the coronavirus outbreak. It is also the place ...Read more
Car parks next to green spaces – The latest Government advice continues to recognise the importance of exercise for people’s physical and mental wellbeing, the Government ...Read more
RRAVS groups (My Weight Matters Rayleigh and Rochford, New Steps, Knit to Nurture and Computer Café) are now closed until further notice. RRAVS office is open ...Read more
If you are self Isolating or have a long term health condition, lonely and Isolated, house bound, in need of picking up shopping or in need ...Read more
Timebanking is volunteering with a twist! It’s a project which supports and encourages people to help each other and is a great way to be part ...Read more
Postponed until further notice – Rayleigh: The Royal British Legion, 2 London Hill, Rayleigh, Essex, SS6 7HP. Thursdays between 11:30am and 1:30pm Hockley: Hockley and Hawkwell ...Read more
Postponed until further notice My Weight Matters – Free 12 Week Weight Loss Programme Do you want to lose weight and get fitter? We are offering ...Read more