Welcome to our new website. You may have previously known us as ‘Southend Information Point (SHIP)'. Don’t worry we have all the same information as the old site.

Southend is more than just the seaside! We have so much to offer.

Click ‘View all Services’ to find local events and activities.

How much do activities cost?

Prices are not the same for all events. Please contact the service to check the costs before going.

The Southend Advantage Card can be used to get money off selected local services.

What is the age to take part?

The age to take part is 0 to 25 years old.

Some activities and events are for certain ages.

Please check with the service first to avoid disappointment.

Special Educational Needs and Disabilities 

All activities aim to include those with additional needs and disabilities. But, we suggest you contact services direct if you have special requirements.

Find out about our SEND Local Offer