Action to Prevent Suicide

Action to Prevent Suicide believes that suicide is preventable and is working towards a world free from suicide.
They wish to prevent suicide by helping people recognise and support those at risk, whilst also raising awareness and breaking the stigma. This change is achieved  through training, advice, collaboration and guidance.

Sector Health & wellbeing

Company structure
Community Interest Company

ESSENCE member since
12/10/2020

How does being a member of ESSENCE benefit your organisation?
The opportunity to collaborate with the ESSENCE network

What does your organisation have to offer to other ESSENCE members?
Training and collaboration focused on suicide prevention.

CEDA

CEDA provides disability services to adults and young people surrounding social and learning opportunities. They are driven by their goal to enable disabled people to be seen as valuable and visable members of the community.

Sector Health & wellbeing

Company structure
Charity

ESSENCE member since
06/10/2020

How does being a member of ESSENCE benefit your organisation?
Connection with a new network of organisations who share similar values but have expertise in so many different areas.

What does your organisation have to offer to other ESSENCE members?
Disability Awareness, CSR opportunities, new networking opportunities.

Ride On Cycling For All

Through refurbished donated bikes we train volunteers in bike maintenance and provide good quality, affordable bikes to the community.

Our vision is for a cleaner, healthier more active Exeter.

Sector Health & Well-being

Company structure
Charitable incorporated organisation

ESSENCE member since
14/09/2020

How does being a member of ESSENCE benefit your organisation?
The ability to network and collaborate with likeminded organisations to improve the outcomes for people in Exeter and beyond.

What does your organisation have to offer to other ESSENCE members?
Share knowledge and experiences, work with others to support their goals through cycling related activities.

 

Tai Chi Nation

Tai Chi Nation provides energy and life enhancing Tai Chi and Qigong classes, workshops, DVDs and in-depth courses.

Happy confident people empowered to take care of their own well being through accessible yet undiminished health arts.

Sector Health & Well-being

Company structure
Community Interest Company

ESSENCE member since
13/07/2020

How does being a member of ESSENCE benefit your organisation?
Networking, support, training opportunities.

What does your organisation have to offer to other ESSENCE members?
Happy to offer Tai Chi and Qigong training to members, as well as my experiences over many years of working with social enterprises community groups and charities.

 

organicARTS

The educational charity involving you in creative farm based learning for a healthy future

Sector
n/a

Company structure
Charity and Company Limited by Guarantee

Essence member since
1/12/2019

How does being a member of Essence benefit your organisation?
To be part of a growing social enterprise movement, networking etc.

What does your organisation have to offer to other Essence members?
A venue for educational purposes, possible creative input

Website www.organicarts.org.uk

Emailchristine@organicarts.org.uk

 

Westbank Community Health & Care

Westbank aims to promote and improve the health and wellbeing of people in the local community, across Devon and beyond.

Improved health & wellbeing

Sector
Health & Care

Company structure
Charity and Company Limited by Guarantee

Essence member since
1/12/2019

How does being a member of Essence benefit your organisation?
Opportunity to network with other social purpose organisations

What does your organisation have to offer to other Essence members?
Mentoring opportunities

Website www.westbank.org.uk

Email Sally.Lawson@westbank.org.uk

 

The Nest SW CIC

Supporting women and girls.

We want to see a more connected world for our women and girls.

Sector
Health & Well-being

Company structure
Community Interest Company

Essence member since
22/7/2020

How does being a member of Essence benefit your organisation?
Building more collaborations / community strength

What does your organisation have to offer to other Essence members?
Collaboration

Website http://thenestsw.co.uk/

Email hazel.thenestsw@gmail.com

 

CoLab Exeter

Cross-sector multi-agency collaborative hub

We work to promote collaborative approaches and innovation in tackling complex social needs

Sector
Social support

Company structure
Registered charity & company limited by guarantee

Essence member since
1/12/2018

How does being a member of Essence benefit your organisation?
Networking, learning, collaboration, shared voice

What does your organisation have to offer to other Essence members?
n/a

Website www.colabexeter.org.uk

Email enquiries@colabexeter.org.uk

 

Places for Nature

Sector
Health & well-being

Company structure
Community Interest Company

Essence member since
13/03/2020

How does being a member of Essence benefit your organisation?
Support, networking and knowledge

What does your organisation have to offer to other Essence members?
I’d be happy to spread the word about the network and as my confidence builds, help out with events.

Website n/a

Email places4nature@gmail.com

 

Exuberant

Solutions for finding joy, enthusiasm and excitement in everyday life

Health and wellbeing

Sector
Health and wellbeing

Company structure
Not yet incorporated

Essence member since
1/12/2018

How does being a member of Essence benefit your organisation?
Camaraderie, Collaboration, Connections

What does your organisation have to offer to other Essence members?
Passion, Energy, Ideas, Resourcefulness, Drive

Website www.facebook.com/exuberantwellbeing.

Email kimprice@exuberant.com