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Stanway Fiveways Community Page

This page contains useful advice as well as updates and information from the local community, included holiday clubs and events taking place in Stanway.  Please check back regularly.

Children's Mental Health week 6th - 12th February 2023




Health & Wellbeing

Colchester Borough Council is providing support for residents, businesses and communities, and more details can be found by visiting our website: https://www.colchester.gov.uk/supporting-colchester/

Here you will find helpful information and support on the following:

Supporting Colchester - Support for residents

  • Financial support
  • Employment support
  • Support for older residents
  • Mental health and emotional wellbeing support
  • Welcoming warm spaces
  • Support for businesses
  • Housing support
  • Help accessing food

Supporting Colchester - Support for Communities:

  • Support for Carers
  • Support for families with children
  • Staying well in winter
  • Community 360: My Social Prescription

You are also welcome to email the Communities team: communities@colchester.gov.uk, who will provide you with further information and/or forward your enquiry onto the relevant team.

Furthermore, the Essex Free School Uniform has been set up to alleviate the pressure on parents by assisting with the cost of school uniform - this support can be accessed by a request through the Foodbank (and other partners) or directly through their email: uniform@dnanetworks.org. Additionally, if you would like to donate uniform no longer needed, please get in touch with them.

Domestic abuse support






ACL Free Family Sessions

Winstree Road Project

I’m very pleased to tell you that the Winstree Road project now has its own page on the Essex Highways site. This catalogues the work that’s already taken place, with further information on the Healthy School Street vision for Essex. This can hopefully act as a first port of call for people interested in the project:

In addition public communications on Winstree Road are now live.

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