Directory Category: Children



Supports and develops the growth of out of school child care. Saturday clubs. Able to provide advice on out of school provision for children aged 4-14 years.

01245 438572
01245 438 584

Aspirations is run by trustees, we give grants of up to £500 for a group or individual between the agers of 13 to 19 or up to 25 with additional needs. The purpose is to help young people to lead better lives, fulfil their potential and achieve their drea

01702 586231

Merged with Action for M.E. April 2018


Aims to alleviate the hardship and distress of children caused by the breakup of marriage and family preserving and protecting their mental and physical health by providing a centre where they can enjoy the company and love of their non-resident parent.

07963 301019

We are a newly formed community group who will deliver targeted services to young parents in the Southend area. The three main services will be parenting programme, money management and infant/child massage.

07877 856726

A not for profit media and education organisation

020 8133 0061

Blenheim is a centre for learning which encompasses a primary school, Surestart Children’s Centre and Community Café. Blenheim Children’s centre aims to serve all those within the west of Southend who have children under 5 years old, to help them achieve

01702 474684

Brainwave offers home-based therapy to children with Development Delay and disabilities such as Cerebral Palsy Downs Syndrome and Autism. After a 2 day initial assessment the therapy programme to suit the individual needs of each child. The therapists the

01376 505290

Brentwood Catholic Children’s Society provides counselling for children and young adults, up to the age of eighteen years regardless of their beliefs, together with their families, who could be experiencing emotional difficulties throughout Essex and East London.

Alternative contact – Libby Phillips – F/R Administrator

01268 784544

provides free six-day respite breaks for disadvantaged children from across the UK who would not otherwise have a break in that year. Children can be referred to CHICKS by any organisation or individual that works with the child in a professional capacity

01822 811020
01822 811021