From school to work and inbetween – education & employability

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    Emmaus Salford

    Emmaus Salford is a charity that supports homeless people by providing them with a home, work, training and an opportunity to progress. Our work is centred around a residential community, where people who have experienced homelessness come to make it their home for as long as they need it to Read more [...]

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    The Community Impact Initiative

    The Community Impact Initiative (The Cii) run housing renovation projects that enable disadvantaged/vulnerable groups to improve on health and wellbeing, learn new skills, gain qualifications and work towards employment through the renovation of empty and disused properties. The Cii purchase empty and/or disused properties and create a project around the Read more [...]

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    Grimethorpe Activity Zone (GAZ)

    GAZ is a small charity that works with children and young people aged 8 – 21 in the community of Grimethorpe, Barnsley, South Yorkshire.  Our aim is to provide free services and activities that help local children and young people overcome the effects of living in a deprived area and Read more [...]

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    WATERPROOFS & WELLIES

    We have a dream. We want to provide one million primary school aged children across the United Kingdom with the means to be able to get outdoors and explore all that the natural world has to offer. Who are we? The Waterproofs & Wellies Project is a charitable scheme championed Read more [...]

  • Bridge

    BRIDGE A first-hand Education BRIDGE IS AN EXCITING NEW APP FOR 7-18 YEAR OLDS THAT IS UPDATING CULTURAL EDUCATION! Bridge is community initiative helping student aged 7-18 learn about local and global cultures. We aim to build empathy between young people by sharing photos of every day life around the Read more [...]

  • Community Recycle Scheme for Schools

    The scheme is an exciting new initiative which supports education facilities throughout the UK by donating second-hand and end of line equipment to schools. It helps schools save money whilst also preventing these items going to landfill. Visit https://www.aandslandscape.co.uk/community-recycle-scheme/

  • Volunteer Tutor- English and maths

    About the Opportunity: Volunteering with Action Tutoring is a rewarding way to make a difference to the lives of young people living in your community. You will be directly supporting disadvantaged young people to build their confidence and help ensure they leave school with the grades needed to build a Read more [...]

  • The River Starts Here!

    ‘The River Starts Here!’ is improving some of the most polluted headwater streams (brooks) in the catchment of the River Trent. These rise the in towns of the former Derbyshire-Nottinghamshire coalfields.  Here they gather pollution from towns, industrial estates, former mines and trunk roads. They have often been put into Read more [...]

  • Oak Grove Family Support

    Oak Grove Family Support is a project run by Oak Grove Community Church to support families facing adversity in North Norwich, primarily the area of Catton Grove. We run the Kids Matter parenting programme to strengthen families and bring them into the local community. Kids Matter groups are for 4-8 Read more [...]

  • OASIS Community Gardens

    The Oasis Community Gardens is a project which has been developed on a 2 acre site in Worksop, Nottinghamshire by a group of volunteers.  The site now has over 30 areas including growing spaces, play areas, specialist planting beds and polytunnels, raised beds and a dome greenhouse.  It is now Read more [...]

  • Doorways

    Welcome to some thinkpieces on our new London Sustainable Schools Forum project: Doorways. It has been launched in a time of crisis when the ‘doorways’ in the places we live, work and shop have a whole new significance. There are eight Doorways (to sustainable schools resources) in our project. It doesn’t matter Read more [...]

  • Helping people to speak again

    We are a small but growing charity based in Leicester (East Midlands) that deals with the after effects of surgery for throat cancers & all the horrors of havin g no voice! 2020VoiceCancer.org was set up 5yrs ago by myself (Phil Johnson) after my surgeon pointed out all that was Read more [...]

  • Lifeafterhummus Community Benefit Society

    We are Lifeafterhummus Community Benefit Society, a grassroots BME-Led Society and a member of the Co-operatives UK. We are located at Somers Town Community Association. We applied to the Regents Place Community Fund to improve the health of local families and tackle health inequalities and improve social cohesion, reduce social Read more [...]

  • Forest School Leader Training 2020

    Greenbow is excited to announce Forest School Leader Trainings for 2020. Four separate trainings that will be run in the Greater London area within beautiful nature reserves and green spaces. Training dates and places: Ham Lands (Richmond)— 2nd-4th March 2020 Crouch End (Haringey) — 30th March – 1st April 2020 Read more [...]

  • The Canddo Project/US@bridge 47

    We are a community woodland project in pontypool, torfaen. The Canddo Project / US@bridge 47 Alongside creating a community woodland that is a proven benefit to mental health we want to utilise the wood as a green woodworking hub. Meaning isolated and suicide vulnerable people can meet at there own Read more [...]

  • Christchurch School Community Garden

    We love improving green space, project after project, here at Christchurch School Community Garden. We aim to create a beautiful space filled with colour and wildlife, one plant at a time. Since we started in October 2017, we have welcomed hundreds of visitors on our weekly Open Fridays and Weekend Read more [...]

  • Green Architecture Day

    28 March 10.30am – 5pm Sallis Benney Theatre, University of Brighton, 58-67 Grand Parade, Brighton BN2 0JY   Cost: £10-£38 (includes light vegetarian lunch and refreshments – please bring a cup)   ‘A wonderful, informative, annual event…’ Green Architecture Day presents a comprehensive programme led by designers, practitioners and professionals, Read more [...]

  • Scotswood Garden

    The garden works with nature to create a great place for people and wildlife to enjoy. The garden is about our community, whether in Scotswood and Benwell or the wider area, and we welcome people of all ages and backgrounds to get involved in our work. This can be as Read more [...]

  • TGI Oakford

    We currently run bi-weekly cooking and social activity sessions on Friday’s from 4.30pm until 6.30pm. These sessions involve cooking and eating a healthy meal from scratch as a group, learning new skills and techniques and enjoying everyone’s company. This is open to anyone who needs some additional help with cooking, Read more [...]

  • The Earth Star Project

    Mission statement-To create a holistic refuge specifically designated to immerse our local community and nature in union to establish a sustainability centre/hub. Through environmental remediation practices we aim to effectively restore ecological systems and remove biological pollutants from industrial waste and misuse. In distinction to this, our design allows for Read more [...]

  • Cotswold Riding Opportunities Project

    CROP is an all inclusive CIC set up to spread the therapeutic qualities of ponies and other animals to those that would not otherwise benefit. The company’s activities will provide benefit to our youth community and adults alike to access the benefits horses and ponies can provide. We are committed Read more [...]

  • Kennishead Community Hall

    kennishead community hall provides community space for people living in and out with the local area. We provide a wide range of activities that suits the needs for all , no matter of age or ability. Our aim is to help reduce isolation and loneliness .  A few of our Read more [...]

  • Sustainable Hackney Films for Action

    We screen a Film for Action every two or three months for the Hackney community, free of charge, to inspire, unite and motivate people into action. Screenings are followed by panel discussions and a Q&A session with representatives of local groups on the films’ topics, followed by green drinks networking. Read more [...]

  • Proud of Mersea

    Proud of Mersea was set up in 2018 with the aim of making Mersea Island in Essex the first litter free island in the UK. We have lobbied the local authority for more bins and recycle bins, we have signs all over the island reminding people to take their litter Read more [...]

  • Share Nurseries

    Share Nurseries, a social enterprise of Share Community, sells bedding, vegetable and herb plants throughout the year. Everything we sell is lovingly grown and nurtured by Share students as part of their horticulture training. As well as gardening skills, this gives our students a pathway into work-related activities and teaches Read more [...]

  • Pavilion in the Park (PiPs)

    The Alcohol Education Trust is a Dorset-based charity that works nationally helping 500,000 young people in 2,100 schools, youth and sports clubs make safer, healthier choices, improving their resilience and life chances each year. Until now we have operated out of a garden garage and in 2019, our 10th Birthday, Read more [...]

  • OneSharedEarth

    OneSharedEarth works with volunteers to provide answers to environmental questions supported by facts and research; information broken down so it is easily understood by the readers. We also organise events on environmental issues to get questions from people, especially children’s events with schools, libraries, etc. Our volunteers take on various Read more [...]

  • Exim Dance Company CIC

    Who we are: Formed in 2011, Exim Dance Company is an established vibrant, exciting and inclusive company creating professional Dance Theatre in the South West of England that tours nationally & internationally.  We have taken on our own Office Space and Dance Studio – Exim Dance Space in the deprived Read more [...]

  • Autism Expo

    We created the Autism Expo to inform as many families and carers as we can. Join us, talk to an expert and to find out more about Autism. Anna Kennedy Online are a charity dedicated to raising the awareness of autism. We created the AKO Autism Expo as we want to Read more [...]

  • @ the grange Blackpool

    The Grange Park estate in Blackpool is one of the largest and most deprived social housing estates in the country where statistics for poor health, low attainment, isolation, crime, unemployment, self harm etc are some of the highest in the country. The estate was built in 1948 and used to Read more [...]

  • Birmingham wheelchair basketball

    The aim of this project is to promote disability/ inclusion sport and awareness in Birmingham and The West Midlands. We have now been going for 2 years now and constantly run sessions, plan and organise events which support people with a disability to become more active and engaged in sport Read more [...]

  • Reaching for the Stars

    Scopes4SEN donates telescopes, and when available educational material to special educational needs schools, hospitals, retreat centres, trusts, and any organisation who supports, educates and inspires special educational need pupils and vulnerable people    We donate telescopes to special educational needs schools and hospitals. We believe all children should have the Read more [...]

  • Lamplighter’s Marsh

    This was a large docks railway sidings and landscaped rubbish tip that was abandoned about 30 years ago and had become overgrown with scrub.  After a long fight it was designated a Local Nature Reserve (LNR) in late 2017.  Working with Bristol City Council Parks department, we have opened it Read more [...]

  • Better Action for Families (BAFF)

    The organisation supports families in the local area of South Leeds to promote an inclusive service leading to a better quality of life.  This is run by a Board of Trustees with representatives of parent/carers, people with learning disabilities and representatives of supportive local statutory and voluntary services.  Each week Read more [...]

  • Children and Young people Holiday Scheme

    CFEF provides practical and emotional support to children and families from age 8-17 years old each year through our diverse range of services ( after-school-club, healthy-living and holiday-play-scheme) across Southwark. Our aims and objectives is to enable children to be raised safety, thrive within their family and community. We believe Read more [...]

  • Dear London Teacher

    Launching on Tuesday 11th June 2019, our latest ’33’ project entitled Dear London Teacher will highlight ​33 great opportunities ​for London Schools to prepare for London Climate Action Week* (1-8 June 2019). The project has the hashtag: ‘Love London. Love the World.’ This series of blogs aims to: Connect London’s Read more [...]

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