Directory Category: Environment & Animals

Environment & Animals

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: The Victoria Suite, Saxon Hall, Aviation Way, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 6

01702 558070

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.

Assists with and discusses the propagation of all sections of the pelargonium and geranium species. Annual shows raising funds for charities lively and enthusiastic society of gardeners.

01702 584329

To promote the responsible keeping of reptiles and amphibians. Meetings are held in Chelmsford.

07928 832892

Campaigns for the protection and conservation of wildlife throughout Essex. Voluntary work children’s activities.

01621 862960
01621 862990

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

To conserve and protect the park and ultimately to assist in its development for future local generations. For Park Rangers contact:01702 551072. A few occasional opportunities may arise to assist the regular staff – most are filled at short notice.

01702 559151
01702 559151

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

Rescues and rehabilitates sick or injured animals. Volunteers are always welcome but must be over 14 unless accompanied by an adult. Training is given. Visits are preferred in the afternoon.

01268 752923

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