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.
|Social mission||Description of SE||Products or services sold|
|Goddard Consultants||Employment, training and education, Mental health and well-being||Coaching||Coaching and training|
|Goddards||Employment, training and education, Mental health and well-being||Goddard’s was founded in 2007 to help individuals at risk of social exclusion to reach their potential through the delivery of workshops and coaching for individuals with long term health conditions. Most of this work has focussed on helping individuals to manage and improve their health conditions and to remove barriers to employment.||Coaching & Training|
|Greater Manchester TreeStation||Conservation of the natural environment||
Set up in 2008, Greater Manchester TreeStation was one of the first tree stations to be established in the UK, and the very first in the North West.
The TreeStation was born from the realisation that:
(a) treework arisings were often wasted due to lack of adequate recycling infrastructure or scale inefficiencies and
(b) the wide scale uptake of sustainable solutions like...
|Tree Surgery, Woodland Management, Timber, Firewood, Woodchip|
|HMPasties||Employment, training and education, Income and financial inclusion, Mental health and well-being||HMPasties employs people with criminal convictions in a Manchester based Bakery, we employ, train and peer mentor people on release from prison.||We sell baked products, primarily Cornish Style Pasties but will be developing a broader range as we open our new bakery, products will include Pies, Sausage Rolls, Pork Pies, breakfasts and a range of sandwiches.|
|Home of Justice Network CIC||Employment, training and education, Housing and local facilities, Mental health and well-being||The company runs Home of Justice Network, a national voluntary organisation in Greater Manchester with a particular emphasis on delivering free, impartial, independent, confidential, generalist advice, advocacy, training, employment, support, information, referral, housing, representation and education. The organisation opened for business in August 2013.||We specialized in immigration (All types of Entry Clearance Visas, Further Leave to Remain and ILR advice services|