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If you are interested in joining any of these groups simply register with us by making a self-referral and make a note of the group you want to join in the reason for referral. Find out more by calling 0300 7708090.

Groups in Northeast Essex (Colchester and Tendring Districts)

These groups are delivered by our partner Essex Carers Support.


United Reformed Church.
Tiptree CO5 0HP

First Tuesday of the month – 1:30pm – 3pm


Long Meadows Community Centre.
Harwich CO12 4US

First Tuesday of the month – 1:30pm – 3pm

St Osyth

Village Hall.
Clacton on Sea CO16 8PE

First Thursday of the month – 1:30pm – 3pm


Homelands Free Church.
Walton on the Naze CO14 8SJ

Second Thursday of the month 1:30pm – 3pm

West Mersea

Women’s Institute Hall.
Colchester CO5 8RB

Third Tuesday of the month 1:30pm – 3pm


Greenstead Community Centre,
Colchester CO4 3QE

Third Wednesday of the month 10:30am – 12noon.

West Essex Walking Group

We are looking for a volunteer to help run this group and would welcome suggestions of meeting points in West Essex

Male Carers


Second Thursday of the month 10am – 11am

Groups in West Essex (Epping, Harlow and Uttlesford Districts)

These groups are delivered by Action for Family Carers.

Action for family carers


Great Parndon Community Centre,
Abercrombie Way, Harlow CM18 6YJ

Second Tuesday of the month 10.30am – 12.30pm

Saffron Walden

 Fairycroft House, 37 Audley Rd,
Saffron Walden CB11 3HD

Last Tuesday of every month 2pm -4pm


Zinc Arts Centre, Great Stony,
High St, Chipping Ongar CM5 0AD

Second Wednesday of the month 1.30pm – 3.30pm

Buckhurst Hill

St James United Reformed Church,
Palmerston Rd, Buckhurst Hill IG9 5NG

Last Thursday of the month – 2pm until 3.30pm

Dunmow (for carers of those with Mental Health issues)

St Marys Church Hall, Church St,
Dunmow CM6 2AD

Second Friday of month 11.30am – 1.30pm

Epping Walking Group

Generally meet for cup of tea and a walk at
Café at Jaques Pavilion at Stoneyards Hill

No set time.

Action for Family Carers

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