Improving the quality of life for people and communities


VAEF Services

VAEF runs a number of projects in the Epping Forest district and surrounding areas. A brief description of each project is shown below.

For more information about each project click on the project logo.

My Weigh Matters Logo        Free Weight loss service



Providing support and friendship to older people living on their own or in isolation



Providing a Handyman service to Epping Forest Council Tenants who are over 60 or disabled



Providing organisations with volunteers in Epping Forest



Providing organisations with volunteers in Harlow



Day Activities for People with Learning Disabilities



Providing gardeners and volunteers to maintain the gardens of people who cannot do so themselves free of charge


This is a chargeable service providing a Handy Person to complete odd jobs in your home at reasonable and competitive rates.

Benefits Advice

Providing benefit advice to housebound residents in Epping Forest

Time Bank

Do you want to do something rewarding and get to know people in the community where you live?