Directory Category: Environment & Animals

Environment & Animals

A not for profit organization offering skills and workshops in the environmental and horticultural sector. Working with people of all ages and skill level and delivering education as well as a first hand volunteer experience with qualified coordinators.

We are a UK wide charity fighting hunger and food waste, by redistributing surplus food from the food industry to charities and community groups.

We run 2 programmes – Fareshare, which redistributes surplus food from higher up in the food chain – food with as long shelf life, before it reaches supermarkets. Membership fee.

Fareshare Go redistributes surplus food from Tesco and have trials starting with Waitrose, Asda and Aldi, redistributing food which is on its best before date or chilled food which can be frozen for 1 month or more. Free service

Checks are carried out to ensure charities are eligible for the food, have suitable storage and cooking facilities on site.

Additional contact – Li Brookman, Regional Manager, Deptford Trading Estate, Blackhorse Road, London SE8 5HY 07572 228081

A small constituted charity run by local residents looking at ways to address the challenges of climate change, peak oil and an economy fueling crisis and inequality by looking at practical, positive local solutions involving local people. We promote food

07411 457259

SWCG – The South Westcliff Community Group is an organisation of around 150 people who meet to take action to make our area a safer and better place to live in. CAWS – Conservation Association Westcliff Seaboard (CAWS) is a campaign group.  Holding small specialist group meetings on specific issues.
01702 338004
01702 220024

The rescue, rehabilitation and rehoming of animals brought into our care by local Inspectorate. Veterinary welfare assistance. Promoting kindness to animals and cruelty prevention.


07749 175023

All meetings and Shows are held at The Leigh Road Baptist Church Marguerite Drive Leigh on Sea Essex SS9 1NN

The AIMS are to further the study and conservation of the flora and fauna particularly in South Essex, and to create an awareness of the importance of local wildlife. The Society takes an active interest in local affairs relating to natural history. It h

01702 588115

The objectives of the Society are to promote the study, conservation, propagation and cultivation of cacti and other succulent plants. Membership of the Society is open to all. Meetings are held on the first Friday of the month except August: at The Victoria Suite, Saxon Hall, Aviation Way, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 6UN

01702 558070

Aim to educate, inform and inspire women and to learn about their environment. Research and aim to reduce the number of chemicals in our environment.