The health of Thurrock’s residents is important, you can find useful information about weight loss groups, local initiatives, health checks, health projects, and more.

A partnership including those in health and care services and the voluntary sector alongside our communities, working together to improve how we support the population of Thurrock to live healthier.

Thurrock has 3 Community Health Champions working across the borough offering advice, encouragement and guidance about your general health and wellbeing.

The independent champion for people who use health and social care services. Our purpose is to understand the needs and experiences of people using health and social care services and to speak out on their behalf.

Find Your Active shines a light on all of the different ways and opportunities to get moving around Essex, Southend and Thurrock. Here’s you’ll find online activities and local fitness groups / opportunities in your area.

Want to give back to your community? Passionate about health? There are so many opportunities to get involved and volunteer with our health organisations, whether it’s as an office admin, attending events or wellbeing calls.

Here you can find all the information you need to become a ‘healthier you’ including how to refer yourself to ‘healthy lifestyles’, smoking cessation, weight loss, health checks and more.

Here you can find all the information your need about Covid-19, Vaccinations and how you can access them. You can also find FAQ’s, advice and community blogs.

There’s lots of services in Thurrock that can help support you with mental health difficulties, here you can find a list of available services and community groups.

Latest Health News

Health Advice over the industrial action period

If you need health advice over the industrial action period, please use: 111 online as the first port of call for health needs. ONLY use 999 if it is a life-threatening emergency Taking these simple steps helps to ensure care is available for everyone and urgent care reserved for those who need it most. For […]

Health and Wellbeing Survey for Young People

If you’re a young person in Thurrock, we’re asking you to complete a short survey regarding your general health and wellbeing. By completing this, you’ll be entered into a draw where you could win a voucher worth £50! Complete the survey here:Health and Wellbeing surveyEmail: admin@healthwatchthurrock.orgfor more information The post Health and Wellbeing Survey for Young […]

It’s Mental Health Awareness Week

This year’s focus is on anxiety. Anxiety is a normal emotion in us all, but sometimes it can get out of control and become a mental health problem. You can find local and national support here: https://strongertogetherthurrock.org.uk/ The post It’s Mental Health Awareness Week appeared first on Thurrock CVS.

Urgent medical help this bank holiday

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