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

 

Nutriri

Nutriri helps people accept, like, love their body; quit disordered eating to make nurturing self care choices. We work in schools, workplaces, communities and one to one, both digitally and in-person. We’ve created membership services, online courses and group mentoring to help end body stigma and disordered eating. Increasing peoples access to spaces and activities that nurture (it’s what our name means).

To re-create a culture that accepts all bodies as worthy of care. An end to body stigma and disordered eating. A provision of weekly groups to be the compassionate alternative to slimming clubs. GP referral to us instead of them.

Sector
Wellbeing

Company structure
Limited by shares with full asset/mission lock

Essence member since
1/12/2018

How does being a member of Essence benefit your organisation?
Being part of a likeminded group of people, creating ways to make social change and making it pay for itself.

What does your organisation have to offer to other Essence members?
I am happy to share how we set up our digital space easily. Also how we set up as a social enterprise limited by shares. Of course anyone looking to find food and body ease for themselves, how to raise body kind kids or how to be the friend that supports a weight neutral conversation, can access what we do.  Always keen to find mutually beneficial collaborations too.

Website https://www.nutriri.org

Email Sales & Operations: helen@nutriri.org; Events & Summits summitteam@nutriri.org

 

Chime Social Enterprise

NHS & Commercial Hearing Care Provider    

The best possible free at the point of delivery NHS hearing care

Sector
Healthcare          

Company structure
CIC limited by guarantee    

Essence member since
 1/12/2018 

How does being a member of Essence benefit your organisation?
Networking opportunities and the furtherance of Social Enterprise in the City

What does your organisation have to offer to other Essence members?
Current Chair