Here are just a few ideas of some local groups in the area. There are many more so please ask if you need some ideas.

ActivityLocation/ Website
Quakers – song, rhyme, dance, music, puppet groupLeigh and Westcliff – various days
Music dreams – song, rhyme, dance, musicRochford – FB page – Monday and Thursday
Little steps – – Mondays
Dingle dangle – Tuesday
Library song and rhyme group Various locations on various days, sessions are free – google the area you want to attend for the days.
Elim Church – toddler groupGlendale gardens leigh on sea – Tuesday and Thursday morning
St Andrews Church Westcliff – Toddler groupWednesday 9.30am-11am or 1pm-3pm
Bright Sparks Toddler Group –Leigh Baptist church Wednesday 0-2 years 10.30am-12 noon 0-4 years 1.30pm-3pm
Gymnastics for Dancers39 Webster Way Rayleigh Wednesday 10-10.45am FB page for details
Parent and toddler music and dance classWestern dance studio Hadleigh Thursday 10-11am
Sealife centre – SouthendOpen 7 days a week, can pay on the door or annual passes are available www.sealife
Hadleigh farmAnnual passes available or pay on the day
Soft play centresVarious in the South east Essex area – search for ages Annual passes available at most or just pay on the day Rayleigh mega centre has a great sensory room in their soft play area
Swallow aquatics – aquatic animals. Rabbit, reptiles etcRayleigh – open 7 days a week
Hadleigh Sensory roomHadleigh – you can hire out the room for private session They have a café and a outdoor play area as well.
Trails: Gruffalo Peter rabbit Wind in the willows Stick man  All open 7 days a week  
WoodsBelfairs woods has a play area inside the woods as well as a park outside. There is a café with a bouncy castle, the children can see horse and go on pony rides.