Welcome to the GMSEN Social Enterprise Directory

This directory is designed to help customers find social enterprises in Greater Manchester that they can buy from or trade with. It is also intended to help individuals, businesses and organisations find social enterprises they may wish to support according to their social impact.

Social Enterprises can be searched by either key word, or you can use the sector and borough filters. This directory is focused on Greater Manchester and is free to register and use. You may also wish to use Social Enterprise UK’s Buy Social Directory which includes social enterprises from outside Greater Manchester.

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Social mission Description of SE Products or services sold
Workplace Mental Health Limited Employment, training and education, Mental health and well-being Creating positive mental health cultures, Improving business performance by increasing awareness, good practice, confidence, accessibility, productivity and profitability.

We do this by bringing together people together in the workplace to understand what needs to change and put practical solutions in place to ensure mental health equality is achieved for the benefit of all.
Our offer to business, public services, schools and VCSE organisations is bespoke. It includes: Consultancy, Mental Health First Aid, Mental Health Audit, Mental Health Awareness training, Managing Mental health in the workplace, Mindfulness, Culture Change, Employee Engagement, Talking Therapies, Workplace Advocacy, Mental Health Ambassador training and more.
Wraparound Partnership Employment, training and education, Family, friends and relationships Listening, empowering and supporting all organisations working with children and young people with special educational needs and/or disabilities. Focus on whole family, whole system approach which is centered around the individual and their aspirations, and which encourages the support services around them to focus on positive outcomes. We offer families support with Education, Health and Social Care practical support such as applications for EHCP's advocacy at school/college meetings. Support to access respite care or personal budgets, advice on how to appeal against decisions. We deliver a Department of Education funded project called Independent Support to Trafford residents around, applications for EHCP and transfers from statements to EHCP's. Ensuring that the voice of the individual is at the centre of discussions. We support schools and colleges with SEN Training for staff, have delivered training to Health Professionals and social care teams, about the voice of the child and young person. We work with Special Needs Coordinators in educational settings to provide expert support to all things special needs, training, multi agency work, streamlining processes, dealing with parents, influencing the leadership.
Yellow Jigsaw Supporting social enterprise / voluntary action PR and campaigns services for charities and social enterprises PR services, campaign management and training for the not for profit sector
Young People's Service (YPS) Citizenship and community, Employment, training and education, Family, friends and relationships, Mental health and well-being Youth organisation Project work
ZalTa Arts, heritage, sport and faith, Citizenship and community, Employment, training and education, Family, friends and relationships, Income and financial inclusion, Physical health, Supporting social enterprise / voluntary action ZalTa is a social enterprise trading products and services in the fields of Arts, Education and Health. "ZalTa" is an acronym meaning "Green Butterfly", a symbol of the soul of the ancestors from one of the tribes in Eastern Europe. ZalTa's mission is to research, support and promote the traditions which different communities brought with them to Greater Manchester, that will... personal consultancy, workshops, lectures and classes, conferences, performances, Artwork, holistic health products