Southend & Westcliff Jewish Community Centre

1 Cobham Road, Westcliff on Sea, Essex, SS0 8EG Call 01702 334 655 Send an email

Based in Westcliff on Sea, Essex, Southend & Westcliff Jewish Community Centre is for any member of the Jewish community. Now open!  

Opening Hours

9.15am - 3.30pm Monday, Wednesday and Thursday

Services Available

The centre offers a wide range of activities, clubs and outings for anyone who enjoys company and fun. There are crafts, card games, discussions and more. There is also the opportunity to enjoy a kosher lunch and tea.

The centre is supported by an active local fundraising committee, The Southend & District Aid Society.

We offer hot meals on site. For those members who require transport, this is co-ordinated by Jewish Care using community transport resources such as Dial-a-Ride, volunteer drivers and private hire.    

All of Jewish Care's resources use kosher ingredients and recipes, and our staff are fully trained in preparing food in a kosher way. Please enquire for further details.

Community Services available to members:

Southend & Westcliff Jewish Community Centre’s online social groups and activities

This is the place to catch up with your friends from Southend & Westcliff Jewish Community Centre in our social events such as chatty cafe, tea parties, chaps that chat and more.

Online Events and Speakers

From online speaker events to quizzes and cooking, we've got a variety of online events. You can see the full programme of activities at 

Meals on Wheels

To access Meals on Wheels for Southend & Westcliff Jewish Community Centre please contact Laura Johnson on 01702 334655 (option 1).

Linda who is a befriender now keeps in touch with older members of the community on the iPad and phone now.


If you or someone you know is feeling lonely or isolated and needs our services, we are still open and here for you and them.  Find out more information about requesting a Befriender here.

Support with Technology

Do you or someone you know need a helping hand when it comes to technology? Please contact our Jewish Care Direct Helpline on 0208 922 2222 or email for more information.

Jewish Care Direct Helpline

Please contact our Jewish Care Direct Helpline on 0208 922 2222 or email for more information with a member of our confidential Helpline.

Social Work and Community Support Service

Supports individuals, families, carers and communities by enabling people to make a meaningful difference to their lives, with dignity and choice. Find out more here