Category Archives: EET

Employability, Education & Training

Chapter3 Enterprise CIC

178 Holmfield Road
Blackpool
FY2 9PU

Contact: Dianne Tew

Tel: 07799 711337

 

Email: dianne@chapter3.org.uk

Web: www.chapter3.org.uk

 

About Us

A not for profit organisation with a strong commitment to communities and society focused on helping create economic and social value through enterprise. We are a small but perfectly formed community interest company with many years of leadership and enterprise experience and great passion for what we do.

Our experiences, skills and wisdom being built-up through running businesses and working with hundreds of start-ups, in particular micro-businesses and the third sector.

We deliver practical workshops providing guidance and creative solutions that help business, non profits, communities and individuals, get unstuck and move forwards.

 


 

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Preston Domestic Violence Services

10-12 Oakham Court
Preston
PR1 3XP


Contact:
 Valerie Wise

Tel: 01772 201601


Email:
 enquiries@pdvs.org.uk

Web: www.pdvs.org.uk

 

ABOUT US

Preston Domestic Violence Services is the first organisation in Preston which exists solely to support adults and children experiencing (or having experienced) Domestic Violence.

 


 

 

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Newground CIC

193 Bolton Road
Blackburn
Lancashire
BB2 3GE


Contact:
Kasira Ahmed 

Tel: 01254 265163


Web:
 www.newground.co.uk

Email: kasira.ahmed@newground.co.uk 

 

ABOUT US

Newground CIC is an exciting social enterprise delivering professional services in a competitive marketplace. We deliver services in community support and training, employment, environment and health & safety compliance, flood resilience, landscape architecture and grounds maintenance.

Instead of our profits going to shareholders, they are donated to the charity Newground Together and distributed in the form of grants to environmental and community projects, so by choosing Newground, our customers are helping to drive positive social and environmental change.

Newground is accredited to ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 ensuring we deliver quality services in a safe and sustainable way. Newground CIC is the wholly owned subsidiary of the charity Newground Together, a member of the Together Housing Group, a leading provider of quality affordable and modern homes for rent across the North of England.

 


 

 

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Lancashire Women

21-23 Blackburn Road
Accrington
Lancashire
BB5 1HF


Contact:
Amber Wells

Tel: 0300 330 1354


Email:
TalkToUs@lancashirewomen.org

Web: lancashirewomen.org 

      

 

ABOUT US

Lancashire Women is a leading charity for women and girls in Lancashire with over 8500 women accessing their services over the past year and 31 active volunteers supporting delivery of their services. Their vision is where all women and girls in Lancashire are valued and treated as equals. Lancashire Women empower women and girls to be able to transform their lives by bringing them together to: find their voice, share experiences and understanding, develop their knowledge and skills and challenge stereotypes and misconceptions about them… so that they can have choices in becoming the individuals they want to be.

Through their network of female only centres, located across the county, they can help Lancashire Women:

  • Improve mental health and emotional wellbeing
  • Get advice on managing money, benefits and debt
  • Improve skills, knowledge and gain employment
  • Meet others and build friendships
  • Life safer, happier and more positive lives

“My life has turned around because of the support I’ve received. I feel that a light bulb has been turned on.”

To contact Lancashire Women call 0300 330 1354, email TalkToUs@lancashirewomen.org or visit www.lancashirewomen.org to find your nearest centre.

 

Selnet’s Enterprise in Society Awards:

In 2018, Lancashire Women were named Lancashire’s Social Enterprise of the Year, and Sarah Harrison was also awarded the title of Volunteer of the Year. Lancashire Women then won the Large Social Enterprise category in 2019!

 


 

 

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Certain Curtain Theatre

Unit 128 Oyston Mill
Strand Road
Preston
PR1 8UR


Contact:
 Claire Moore

Tel: 01772 731024  


Email: 
cctheatre@yahoo.com

Web: www.cctheatre.co.uk

 

ABOUT US

A not-for-profit professional touring theatre company – specialising in writing and producing original dynamic live theatre. Often exploring important social issues; domestic abuse, teenage pregnancy, gun crime. Established in 1989 the company tours across the UK taking live theatre to community spaces improving access to the arts and utilising theatre for the education of all.

 


 

 

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DanceSyndrome

Suite 2, Waterside
St James Court West
Accrington
BB5 1NA


Contact:
 Sarah Calderbank

Tel: 07597 942494


Email:
 info@dancesyndrome.co.uk

Web: www.dancesyndrome.co.uk

 

ABOUT US

DanceSyndrome is an inclusive arts charity that aims to inform and empower people through dance. Our trained dancers, both with and without learning disabilities, work alongside each other to offer community dance workshops for anyone who wants to improve their physical health and personal wellbeing. As well as offering community dance workshops across the North West, we also provide dance leadership training to empower people with and without learning disabilities to become Dance Leaders and to gain the knowledge, skills and ability to co-deliver inclusive dance sessions. DanceSyndrome also perform live at a variety of public and private events across the UK, including community showcases, festivals, fundraising events, national conferences, AGMs, universities, schools and even parties and weddings! DanceSyndrome opens eyes. A performance allows us to share with you how powerful dance can be and allows us to challenge perceptions and demonstrate ability rather than disability.

 


 

 

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Listening Tree CIC

3 Honeysuckle Close
Whittle-Le-Woods
Nr Chorley
PR6 7RF


Contact:
Sally Proctor

Tel: 01257 752192


Email:
 sally.proctor@listeningtree.org.uk

Web: www.listeningtree.org.uk

 

ABOUT US

Listening Tree CIC is a counselling consultancy & training service dedicated to improving emotional well-being & mental health in children & young people.

We provide support both directly & indirectly to children, young people, school staff & other professionals through training, supervision & consultancy.We have a particular interest in bereavement support as this is where a lot of our passion and expertise lies.

 


 

 

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Creativity Works Preston

33 Shepherd Street
Preston
PR1 3UE


Contact: 
Steve Egan

Tel: 07946 612666

 

Email: steve@creativityworkspreston.org.uk

Web: www.creativityworkspreston.org.uk

 

ABOUT US

The Creativity Works Preston Production Centre is based upon the Danish Production school model.

CWP offers an alternative form of education to people of all ages who need or prefer to learn in a different way to the traditional education system that is predominantly academically based to one that is project-oriented and provides individualistic tuition. The crux of the learning environment and pedagogy is learning through doing; practical work and the solving of tasks in a working community aimed a real production and marketing of goods and services. We offer bespoke training courses in Hair & Beauty, Food & Nutrition, Teaching & learning, Media and Music, Sport and maths & English.

We offer a pre 16 programme to referral agencies such as Schools, Lancashire County Council Missing Education team, Youth Offending team and any agency responsible for young people aged 14-16, with places available for up to 40 young people. We offer a post 16 Programme with places available for up to 50, students.

 

 


 

 

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Inter Madrassah Organisation

Unit 11, Business Development Centre
Eanam Wharf
Blackburn
BB1 5BL


Contact: 
Stephen Jones

Tel: 07973 860717

 

Email: stephen.jones@inter-madrassah.org

Web: www.inter-madrassah.org

 

 

ABOUT US

A grassroots charity based in the heart of Blackburn. We have been operating since 2006 and work with young and old people in supporting them on various health & wellbeing, education & employability and Sports & Development.

Our work got recognised in 2016 by her Majesty and we were awarded the prestigious Queens Award for Voluntary Services.

Our strength is in engaging with BAME, Assulym and Refugee community and we as an organisation are big in engaging and supporting all.

 

 


 

 

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Pukar Disability Resource Centre

3-5 Oakham Court
Preston
PR1 3XP


Contact: 
Younus Khan

Tel: 01772 822700

 

Email: younus.khan@pukar.org.uk

Web: www.pukar.org.uk

 

 

ABOUT US

Pukar is a registered voluntary organisation that has been supporting people for over 20 years. Supporting people with disabilities, carers, vulnerable adults, people seeking employment. We work with organisations to promote education, provide Information advice & guidance. We are placed in the heart of Preston. We are able to support people who’s first language is not english. We work to promote independance and wellbeing. Our approach is person centred.

 

 


 

 

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