Category Archives: EET

Employability, Education & Training

Veterans in Communities

12 Bury RoadVIC
Haslingden
Rossendale
BB4 5PL

Contact: Liz Hamilton

Tel: 01706 833180

 

Email: lizhamilton@veteransincommunities.org

Web: www.veteransincommunities.org

 

ABOUT US

Veterans in Communities (VIC) supports serving and ex-services personnel and their families, and members of the emergency services who have experienced difficulties in transitioning back into the community. We offer a range of services including outdoor activities, support to access specialised services, outdoor activities, hands-on projects to benefit the community, SInging Group and Art Group.

Everything we do is focused on assisting our members to improve confidence, wellbeing in all its forms, achieving goals and being part of their local community.

Our building in Haslingden has rooms available as office space, therapy space, arts and crafts, and a large conference room with flexibility in its layout.

 


 

 

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Divine Days Community Arts CIC

Divine Days Logo

Contact: Katie Whitehead

Tel: 07896 137 236


Email: katie@divinedays.co.uk

Webwww.divinedays.co.uk


ABOUT US

Divine Days Community Arts CIC is set up to make the Arts accessible to all – we run various creative workshops including Music, Dance, Creative Art and Relaxation.

We have 3 Creative Dance groups for adults with additional needs and we perform in schools delivering interactive workshops to raise awareness and promote inclusion and acceptance. We also offer Creative Workshops for schools to explore themes around Health and Wellbeing and self expression.

Our Award Winning Creative Dance Groups are available for bookings whether as part of your training to raise awareness of additional needs or as part of your celebration event.

We offer a Sensory programme which we deliver in Dementia Care Homes and community settings.

We run Creative workshops for adults living with long term health conditions

 


 

 

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Strawberry Fields Training CIC

South Placestrawberry fields training cic logo
1 Meeting House Lane
Lancaster
LA1 1TQ


Contact: 
Paul Ireland

Tel: 01524 874246


Email:
 paul@strawberryfieldstraining.org.uk 

Web: www.strawberryfieldstraining.org.uk


ABOUT US

At SFT we provide alternative education, training, aftercare and resettlement support to those engaged in the criminal justice system, alcohol & drug recovery services, and to vulnerable adults or young people struggling to cope in mainstream environments.

 


 

 

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The Football League (Community) Ltd

t/a The Football League Trust
Edward VII Quay
Navigation Way
Preston
PR2 2Y

Contact: Jules Ollerton

Tel: (01772) 325960


Email:
jollerton{at}fltrust.co.uk

Web: www.fltrust.co.uk


ABOUT US

The Football League Trust is a national charity that uses the power of football to change people’s lives.

The FLT unites the inspirational work delivered across England and Wales by the dedicated network of community trusts associated to the 72 Football League clubs. Last year we engaged with over 1.5million people using the power of football to improve health, inspire education, reduce crime, increase participation and tackle many difficult social issues like drug abuse and homelessness. The Trust tackles society’s greater goals by inspiring people through powerful projects built upon a foundation of our four key themes;- sport, education, inclusion and health.

Each of the 72 Football League Clubs (Championship, League 1, League 2) has its own community trust. The charities have a combined annual turnover of over £44 million, and 2,500 members of staff, including teachers, coaches and professional health workers. Based in the heart of their communities ours trusts use the magnetism their club badge to connect with people,

 


 

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Community Solutions North West

Elmfield HallCommunity Solutions North West Logo
Gatty Park
Accrington
Lancashire
BB5 4AA


Contact:
 Deborah Clark

Tel: 01254 460080


Email:
 info@csnw.co.uk

Web: www.csnw.co.uk

 

ABOUT US

Community Solutions North West is a community resource, which involves local people to meet local need. We aim to improve the health, economic status, emotional and spiritual well-being of those with whom we interact. An innovative social enterprise, we specialise in engagement and support. Through the holistic provision of bespoke solutions, we are committed to offering hope and opportunity across Lancashire. With a Solutions Focused Asset Based Approach (endorsed by UCLAN Evaluation – June 2014) our services and programmes recognise strengths and resilience rather than focusing on need. Services include Food Bank, sporting projects, Family Solutions, training, employability and a range of personal and group support solutions.

MISSION: To empower local people to meet local needs within the communities of Lancashire and beyond; promoting inter-dependence, confidence and self-esteem.

Our excellent facilities in Burnley and Accrington are available for conferencing, training events and corporate functions.

 


 

 

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West Lancs Ark CIC

Ecumenical Centrewest lancs ark
Northway
Skelmersdale
WN8 6LU

Contact: Janice Monaghan

Tel: 07826 656387


Email:
westlancsark@hotmail.co.uk


About Us

We work with all members of our community and have an open door policy.  We help people with a wide variety of issues, inclusing debt, housing, employment, substance mis-use, training and education. We have computers available for job search and making benefit claims. We will assist with preparing CV’s, application forms. We also do referal to the Food Banks.

 


 

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UR Potential

Project Officeurpotential
296 Central Drive
Blackpool
FY1 5JW

Contact: Deborah Terras

Tel: 01253 344398


Email:
info[at]urpotential.co.uk

Web: www.urpotential.co.uk


About Us

We are an accredited centre for ASDAN, ABC, NOCN and AQA and provide accredited training and opportunities for the community including employability awards, youth-work qualifications, peer mentoring. We have conducted Child Poverty research for Blackpool Council and developed a new Youth Volunteering Project ,Fylde Coast Be Involved. FCBI provides supported volunteering opportunities for 14 – 25 year olds in the Fylde Coast area.

 


 

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Shared Future CIC

28 Cromwell Groveshared future cic
Manchester
M19 3GB

Contact: Jez Hall

Tel: (07963) 706106


Email:
info(at)sharedfuturecic.org.uk

Website: www.sharedfuturecic.org.uk


About Us

A community interest company based in the North West of England.

Consultancy, research and development services to the public sector and social economy.

We specialise in three main themes; social enterprise, community engagement and public participation.

Through our extensive associate network Shared Future can support:

Social enterprise

  • Asset development and building management
  • Community planning and engagement
  • Citizen Juries Participatory Budgeting
  • Youth and community empowerment
  • Ethical business and social responsibility
  • Organisational change and strategy
  • Social Impact reports

 


 

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Shabby 2 Chic

The Upcycle Warehouseshabby
15A Preston Old Road
Blackpool
Lancashire
FY3 9PR

Contact: Sandra Johnson

Tel: 01253 465948


Email:
sandra[at]shabby2chic.co.uk

Web: www.shabby2chic.co.uk


About Us

REDROSE 2011 Best Voluntary Project
REDROSE RESOURCE Champion 2012
Selnet Enterprise in Society Awards 2012 – Excellence in Training
Selnet Enterprise in Society Awards 2012 – Young Social Entrepreneur

Up cycling Furniture and Antique Restoration. Putting the life and soul back into unwanted furniture which were heading for our Landfills.

Shabby 2 Chic workshops supports disadvantaged people in building their confidence and further their independence and skills.

Our Training Accredited Craft Workshops enables our learners the fundamental basics of restoring and recreating a piece of furniture for their own use.  

Teaching individuals how to save our environment by using environmental friendly paints and recycled materials!
 
Encouraging innovative creative ideas that builds each individuals self esteem and confidence, and finally to succeed working within the community off their own merit.

We are proud and honoured to work with our Community.

 


 

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Lancashire Equalities Organisation Ltd

Education & Community Zonelancashire-equalities-organisation-ltd
37 Brown Street
Accrington
BB5 ORS


Contact:
Zed Ali

Tel: 01254 304082


Email:
 z@lancashireequalities.org.uk

Web: www.lancashireequalities.org.uk

 

About Us

Lancashire Equalities Organisation was set up over three years ago to help multi disadvantaged communities access mainstream services and support provision. The team are experienced and have the expertise to assist individuals and groups to overcome health inequalities and combat exclusion, discrimination and injustice.

Lancashire Equalities Organisation Ltd is strategically positioned within ONE Lancashire to act as a conduit for engagement with service providers and advocate for Social inclusion in Lancashire.

Our aims are:

  • To support the health and wellbeing of BME communities of Lancashire
  • To support the integration, empowerment and civic engagement of BME communities
  • To tackle exclusion, discrimination and injustice

 


 

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