Our community for women aged 18 to 30 is fun, flexible and tailored to you.

Be part of our community of young women having adventures, gaining skills and making memories to last a lifetime.

Whether you want to travel the world, build your CV, support girls or simply have fun with new friends, you can do it with Girlguiding.

There are loads of ways to get involved. Some of our opportunities are through volunteering with local Girlguiding units, others you can do on your own.

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    Latest News

    Pines Management Team – Volunteers Needed!

    19 April 2022

      'The Pines' is a Guide Camp Site covering 1.5 acres of grass with mature trees in the south of Brentwood. We are looking for a team of people to manage

    Talking To Children About War

    18 April 2022

    With news of the war in Ukraine dominating headlines, social media platforms and conversations across the country, many children will have been exposed to

    Good News Story!

    31 March 2022

      One young lady from 1st Upshire Brownie lost her daddy in his sleep one night, quite unexpectedly when she was 5. For her Gold Award, she decided to

    Platinum Champions Award

    22 March 2022

                The Royal Voluntary Service (RVS) has launched the Platinum Champions Awards for Volunteers to celebrate

    Nominate Someone For An Award!

    06 March 2022

    There are a lot of Leaders and young members around the County deserving recognition for all that they offer to Guiding. Think about those in your Unit or District,

    GGEW Members Facebook Group

    22 February 2022

    All leaders in Essex West, no matter what section or role, can join our GGEW member's Facebook group to share ideas, give advice and find out what's happening across