Come along for a fun, learning, awareness and relaxation session on Saturday 15 July, 11am -2pm at The Beech.
Hosted by Swan and Priscillas Healthcare, there will be free limited ADHD screening tests available and you will be able to talk to health service professionals, charities and support services. We’ll have face painting for your children and a relaxation corner for some chill out time.
Come and join us.
Swan has commissioned Social Life to carry out some research on Craylands in order to better understand needs, issues and aspirations of residents living there.
The research will help Swan identify the types of community activities and services needed and wanted by residents on the estate. Social Life, which is a small social enterprise staffed with experienced researchers, will be conducting interviews and focus groups with residents as well as representatives of local community groups and service providers.
The research will start in mid-July.
Swan now has planning approval to complete the remaining phases of our regeneration of Craylands. However, we still need the local community’s input on the key elements of the project, including the community hub and green spaces. We are therefore holding an information day on Saturday 28 January 2017 from 11am until 2pm at the Beech Community Centre. Please come along and give us your views. More information about the event can be found on the poster.
On Saturday, Swan Housing Association, Landscape Architect (Outer Space), Neuk and local residents took part in a tree planting event on the Beechwood / Craylands estate.
Although most callers at your home will have genuine reason for doing so, there are criminals who will try and trick their way into your home. Read more
Join us on Saturday November 19th for a Family Tree Planting Event at Beechwood and Craylands. Read more
Supporting our local communities is paramount to Swan’s social purpose. On Monday evening (10 October), Swan Chief Executive Officer John Synnuck attended the Basildon, Billericay and Wickford Volunteer awards which were organised by Basildon Borough Council, to both present an award and to support one of our own shortlisted residents. Read more
More than 1000 residents came along to Swan’s four Summer Night Lights events held over two weekends in Essex and London!
These events, offering something for everyone, were the most successful resident events that Swan has ever held! Read more
The latest edition of the Beechwood Village and Craylands Newsletter is available for you now. Read more