Girlguiding Essex West is part of Girlguiding the leading charity for girls and young women in the UK.
Girlguiding can only happen with the services of our incredible volunteers. They are not paid for what they do – they give their time because they are passionate about enriching the lives of girls.

Volunteers give their time in many different ways:

Volunteer roles can involve:

Leaders, Occasional Helpers, Treasurers, Administrators etc. All these roles are essential in order for us to offer amazing opportunities to girls and young women. If you would like to join us, we can offer the necessary training at times and venues to suit you.

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Latest News

Coronavirus Guidance

26 July 2020

        Keep up to date with the latest Covid-19 guidance from Girlguiding:

Brownies – Poppy’s Promise

19 December 2019

Poppy made her promise as a Rainbow in 4th Stanford-le-Hope Rainbow Unit in the conventional method 3 years ago – however, last week, with the restrictions of the

Adventures at Home Festival

28 May 2020

Girlguiding Adventures at Home Festival – Saturday 23rd May Lots of girls (and adults) across the County joined Girlguiding for their Adventures at Home

Uniforms 4 Uniforms

28 May 2020

Girls and Leaders from around the County wore their uniforms to join the 8pm Clap for the NHS on Thursday 23rd April (St. George’s Day) #ClapforCarers

Adventures at Home

28 May 2020

Activities and adventures to keep yourself occupied during this difficult time - fun for kids, adults, everyone! Being an adventurer is a state of mind – it’s

Adventures at Home Festival

28 May 2020

If you missed the on-line festival on 23rd may, or just want to see any of it again. It’s all here on the Girlguiding YouTube Channel 

Adventures at Home Badge

28 May 2020

Our #AdventuresAtHome badge is here! Celebrate taking part in at-home activities, online guiding meetings and the first virtual Girlguiding festival with our fun badge