Community Groups

Breathe Easy - Clacton Support Group

New British Lung Foundation group starts on Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Telephone: 03000 030 555

Website: www.blf.org.uk

Langham Community Shop

Langham Community Shop are a volunteer-staffed Community Shop that has served the village of Langham since 2004, with opening hours on 364 days each year.

Telephone: 01206 272431

Website: www.langhamcommunityshop.org.uk

Email: communityshoplangham@gmail.com

United in Kind

People across Essex working together to reconnect with our neighbours and communities to help overcome loneliness. Hundreds of community, charity and voluntary groups supporting people who feel lonely or isolated.

Website: www.unitedinkind.org

Email: provide.unitedinkind@nhs.net

Clacton Camera Club

The club welcomes anyone who has an interest in photography, whatever their skill level or medium they use, film or digital. It meets on a Friday evening combining competitions with guest speakers, members’ workshops, fun events and demonstrations.

Website: www.clactoncameraclub.co.uk

Community 360

Community 360 is an independent charity formed in 1968. It is committed to a vision to build thriving local communities

Website: www.community360.org.uk

My Social Prescription

Launched in 2013, My Social Prescription is a community based scheme led by Community360 across Colchester and Tendring.  It serves to connect community members to voluntary and community services and volunteers to improve their health and wellbeing.

Website: www.community360.org.uk

Tendring District Ramblers

The group tries to cater for most walking abilities by offering regular weekly walks.

Telephone: 01255 677368

Website: www.ramblers.org.uk

Langham Community Centre

The current Langham Community Centre was opened in June 1988 and has been serving local village residents and other commercial hirers ever since.

Telephone: 07741 284132

Website: htwww.langhamcommunitycentre.org.uk

Email: LanghamCC@gmail.com

Colchester Community Zones

Book a collection of unwanted household items such as furniture and electrical items. Report a street problem including, graffiti, fly-tipping and dog fouling. Find out how you can get involved in your local community.

Website: www.colchester.gov.uk

Futures in Mind

Futures in Mind is a service designed for people from across Essex who are looking for support with recovery from mental health problems and/or substance and alcohol misuse. We have peer support groups and befriending services available across the area.

Telephone: 01376 316126

Website: www.futuresinmind.org.uk

Email: fim.enquiries@futuresinmind.org.uk

Coastal Community Centre

Various groups and activities, support groups, parenting courses, toddler groups.

Telephone: 01255 420707

Facebook: @CoastalCommunityCentre

Website: www.yell.com

Hartbeeps Basildon & Tendring

Award winning Hartbeeps is a fun and interactive music class which transports children through a magical, make-believe journey. It offers highly interactive classes for sitting babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers. Expect music, drama, creative play, dance and movement all set to a fantastic soundtrack of remixed nursery rhymes, funky, original kids’ songs and lullabies.

Telephone: 07905 290203

Website: www.hartbeeps.com

Email: alex@hartbeeps.com

Run and Brunch

Personal trainer Sarah Bockhard started Run and Brunch running club in Clacton because she wanted to get people of all ages, shapes and sizes to give walking, jogging and running a go without feeling pressured into being fast or into wearing the latest running gear.

Website: sarahbockhart.com