Charity information


CHEXS is an award winning charity who work with local schools in Waltham Cross and the surrounding area to provide targeted support to children and young people with poor academic attainment due to low confidence and self-esteem leading to aspirations that tend to be low.
CHEXS provides support outside of the school curriculum, through outdoor team building projects, residential programmes, peer mentoring, working with natural materials and volunteers to increase skills and confidence.

Founded 2011

  • Mission statement

    To advance education for the public benefit by the provision of educational services, extra-curricular activities, extended services for the benefit of the families and communities of Cheshunt and the surrounding area and the provision of family support.

    Supporting Families and the Local Community

  • Aims

    CHEXS aims to:

    • Parents/carer’s employability and economic well being increased through raised attainment, self esteem, confidence and financial capability decreasing dependency
    • Better family life through improved communication, relationships and life skills for the whole family
    • A united community working together with a sense of belief and ownership tackling local issues and improving community relationships.
    • Children/young people raised self-esteem, confidence and aspirations whilst developing vital life skills through engagement in positive activities within the community
  • Overview

    Established: September 2011

    Registered Charity Number: 1153769

    Board members: 8

    Full time staff: 3

    Part time staff: 2

    Volunteers: 101

    Phone number: 07970498966

    Address: The Hub, 275 Holdbrook Court, Waltham Cross, Herts EN8 7SL

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