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Beach within Reach
Small local registered charity.
Providing all terrain beach wheelchairs for those with a mobility impairment.
Available for use on the beaches in Thanet during summer.
Phone for more information about year round use. ... [More]
British Red Cross & Land Rover UK - Reaching Out
British Red Cross & Land Rover UK are working together to support vulnerable people across Thanet to live safely & independently in their own home. Short term help inc housework, befriending & more to help re-build confidence. ... [More]
Citizens Advice Thanet - Drop In Sessions
We offer free, independent, confidential & impartial advice on a range of issues including debt management, benefits, housing, consumer problems. We are an independent local charity affiliated to the Citizens Advice network - the largest advice-giving network in the UK. We provide information & advice to everyone who needs it. We campaign to improve the policies & practices that affect people's lives. Our service is provided by unpaid volunteers & a small team of paid staff inc supervisors, project workers & a manager ... [More]
Activities, stimulation, music and fun for a person with mild dementia. It also provides the family/carer/significant other with a day's respite. Fun is the key component of the day. ... [More]
East Kent Mencap
East Kent Mencap supports adults, young people & their carers. We provide a range of services from support housing to community support, getting into training, work & signposting to information ... [More]
Free Organisational Health Check
Our health check is aimed at helping voluntary organisations and community groups (with a turnover of under Â£100k) get into shape to become stronger, more effective and sustainable, with support from your designated project worker. Help includes: Funding, Volunteers, Governance, Policies and more. ... [More]
Garden Gate Project
A community garden for all to attend and also volunteer to help out. Come along and help with gardening. Self run art group, making cards to raise funds to support project. Make things from Hazel, willow and sweet chestnut ... [More]
Help for Hoarders - De-Cluttering
Hoarding is now considered a stand alone mental health disorder. The help for hoarders website contains advice and guidance for families and people dealing with compulsive hoarding. Please contact Kent Coast Volunteering for their Thanet Community Support Referrals Service and ask for a 'Help for Hoarders Ice Breaker Form' to hand to your GP or to get details for trusted de-cluttering services and alternative support on 01843 609337. ... [More]
Margate Lifeboat Fundraising Committee
Fundraising activities and Lifeboat shop. New Branch members and volunteers welcome. ... [More]
Marie Curie Cancer Care
We help people with cancer & their families. We provide free practical nursing care at home & specialist care at hospices. We provide care for all terminal illnesses in Kent. Opportunities for volunteers. ... [More]
Networking Lunch for voluntary, community, public or charity sector
A networking event open to any organisations working within the voluntary, community, public or charity sector locally. An opportunity to share your services and work together to make Thanet a stronger community.
Each month we have a guest speaker, followed by the opportunity for everyone round the room to give a brief update on their group, charity, or service.
Networking Plus - We work with Academy FM Thanet to offer attendees the opportunity to record a 'Community Action' for broadcast on Academy fm in rotation with other charity messages live on 107.8fm. Join our mailing list today! ... [More]
Aspirations is a free service that can help you if you feel that your mental health is standing in your way. One to one support to move people closer to their goals including: managing mental well being, regaining confidence increasing social activities, preparing for work or volunteering, making new friends, updating skills such as IT, Maths & English.
We can help you:
feel more in control of your mental health
feel more confident in yourself
find work, volunteering, or education. ... [More]
Ramsgate Lifeboat Fundraisers
Come together to raise money and provide support for the station & the RNLI. Ring or email to find out more. ... [More]
Ramsgate Town Council
Town councillors are supported by a small team of dedicated staff and volunteers to: run the Ramsgate Visitor Information Centre; award small grants to charities and community groups locally, e.g. for events or purchase of equipment; also manage allotments and council-managed property within the town; produce an informative Town Magazine, and maintain an online directory of services, events,businesses and community groups ... [More]
Richmond Fellowship ( Thanet Community Service) Mental Health
individuals with mental health difficulties become more socially
included in their communities. Find out more on our website below. ... [More]
RNLI Education Volunteers
The RNLI saves lives at sea. But beyond the work we do on our lifeboats and beaches, we are an active part of the community. Our outreach work means we can help young people of all ages and abilities in schools and youth groups to learn about beach and sea safety. We educate children through free visits and talks from trained and experienced volunteers. We give them the knowledge and resources they need to stay safe and inspire them by sharing the lifesaving work of RNLI volunteers, past and present. We can also offer talks about the RNLI and it's history to groups of adults or young people. ... [More]
RSPCA - Isle of Thanet Branch
Care & prevention of cruelty to animals. We provide advice, micro-chipping, neutering, re-homing & rehabilitating of animals. Volunteers needed ... [More]
Sarah Thorne Theatre CIC
A community-based theatre production company, run with the help of volunteers. We present a wide range of productions throughout the year aimed at the local East Kent community and beyond, all at reasonable prices. Productions include fundraising, amateur dramatics, schoolchildren's shows, and a professional programme including a summer repertory and annual pantomime. You can become a friend of the Theatre for just 18 pounds a year, offering discounted rates for up to six tickets at productions throughout the year. Volunteering opportunities are also available, including in the Box Office. ... [More]
Thanet Community Development Trust
We are a Trust based in Ramsgate aiming to improve the lives of those within the Thanet District who are some way disadvantaged. We generally do this by providing free courses such as Emergency First Aid training, CSCS training, and UK Online. ... [More]
The Hornets Boxing Club
We are a community group catering for all ages and sexes. We teach skills, fitness, strength, confidence, discipline, team work and fun. Sessions are taken by highly motivated coaches with inside knowledge of what makes good boxers. We have ladies boxercise classes, male fitness classes, as well as boxtots (4 to 6 year olds) and a family boxing session so you can train with your mums, dads, aunts, uncles and children in 1 session. If you have an interest in boxing but aren't able to play, we would also love to hear from you as we have a variety of exciting volunteering opportunities on offer. ... [More]
Trinity Resource Centre
We provide friendship teas,afternoon excursions, armchair exercises, silver song clubs, line dancing and Zumba, a befriending service, an extensive information point and minibus service. Also run Dementia support cogs club. ... [More]
Volcare - Canterbury & Thanet
Flexible home based respite care for CARERS on a planned and occasional basis. Can be for one day, a weekend or one/two weeks. The service is fully funded by Social Services. Service includes cover for Thanet ... [More]
Your Time Social Group - Ramsgate
Social activity afternoon every Weds. We provide a variety of activities including arts & crafts, musical entertainment, chair-based exercise, raffles, quizzes and more. Refreshments provided (small admission fee to cover costs) Phone and computer help. ... [More]
Your Time Social Group - Westbrook
Social Morning for older people. Come along and meet new friends, have a chat, refreshments and take part in different activities every week such as cards, quizzes, chair exercises, games, dancing, singing, boccia and crafts. The group can also suggest ideas for activities. Phone and computer help. Affordable transport may be available. Monthly day trips out with TCTA, please ask. ... [More]
If you are unable to find what you are looking for, please feel free to call the Thanet Community Support Partnership on 01843 609337 and we will do our best to help you.