Welcome

RRAVS is updating this website regularly to provide the latest Coronavirus Covid-19 outbreak information for the Rochford district.  For support including foodbank access or if you are feeling isolated please call the Community Support Hub – 01268 77 99 99.

rravs logo imageRRAVS’ vision is of a strong voluntary sector which is at the heart of a vibrant and caring Rochford District where people are able to fulfil their potential through voluntary and community action. The Rochford district includes the towns and villages of Rayleigh, Hockley, Ashingdon, Great Wakering, Canewdon, Hawkwell, Rochford, Barling, Fambridge, Paglesham, Rawreth, Sutton, Foulness 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 provision of the grants and funding that is available, promoting group activities and events to the wider community, providing subsidised or free training to upskill staff and volunteers, publishing volunteer opportunities and supporting volunteer recruitment and representing the views of the voluntary sector with strategic bodies and local government. We are  also developing our RRAVS Community Directory which provides useful contact information for a wide range of local services provided by our member groups and the wider community.

community hub image


Latest news

EWHMS image

EWMHS New Instagram Page

The Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health Service (EWMHS) has created ...
active essex logo image

Essex ActivAte Summer Programme

Join us for an informative webinar – Tuesday 27th April, ...
parents first logo image

Supporting parents’ mental health through peer support

If you are providing peer support before or after birth ...
NHS Logo image

Stay well this Easter

Know the best place to get medical help in mid ...
active essex logo image

Activelife – 4 year Impact Report

Today marks an exciting day for Activelife, the launch of ...
Rochford District Council logo image

Council plan tribute to those lost to Covid

It has now been one year since the World Health ...
Better Divorce logo image

The Better Divorce Course

The Better Divorce Course is funded by Essex County Council, ...
Rochford District Council logo image

£10,000 of funding available to voluntary sector groups

Rochford District Council will be offering £10,000 of funding to ...
Essex Youth Service logo image

Essex Youth Service online Volunteer Celebration

On Wednesday 12th May 7pm Essex Youth Service will be ...
Stop the Hate thumbnail image

Essex Strategic Hate Crime Prevention Partnership

As a partnership, we have identified that we are lacking ...

RRAVS Partnership supporting the mass vaccination for COVID-19

RRAVS have been working in partnership with Rochford Rotary Club, ...
NAVCA Budget image

NAVCA Budget 2021 Summary

NAVCA Budget 2021 Summary NAVCA have rounded up the Budget ...
Environment Agency image

National Waste Crime Survey

The Environment Agency is conducting a National Waste Crime Survey ...
funding thumb image

RRAVS Funding Update & Covid-19 Information

This page includes the most recent RRAVS Funding Update, if ...
rethink logo image

COVID-19 vaccinations among people with severe mental illness

The Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) has placed ...
Rochford District Council logo image

Rochford District Council’s Asset Delivery Programme.

Plans for Rochford District Council’s regeneration programme are coming together.  Before ...
active essex logo image

Live Longer Better: ‘COVID-19 Resilience and Recovery

The first National Live Longer Better Event was held mid-January ...
community directory image

RRAVS Community Directory

The RRAVS Community Directory gives information about the services and ...

New Funding Opportunities

Details of new funding opportunities which may be of interest ...
Volunteer Essex thumbnail image

Vaccination Volunteering Get Involved

With the roll out of Covid19 vaccinations and vaccination clinics ...
LGBT helpline image

LGBT+ Hate Crime Helpline 020 7704 2040 – Monday to Friday 10:00am – 4:00pm

LGBT+ Hate Crime Helpline 020 7704 2040 HateCrime@galop.org.uk Monday to ...
DDCMS logo image

Covid-19 vaccine communication pack

A communication pack has been produced to support you in ...
active essex logo image

The Pulse – Active Essex News

The latest edition of The Pulse form Active Essex is ...
Care Cars image

Care Cars service

If you are unable to use public transport the Care ...

How useful was this information? This helps us improve our services.

click to rate

We are sorry that this post was not useful for you!

Let us improve this post!

Tell us how we can improve this post?

FacebooktwitterlinkedinmailFacebooktwitterlinkedinmail

Your experience on this site will be improved by allowing cookies - find out more, read our Privacy Policy or Accept

Follow us on Social Media