|Social mission||Description of SE||Products or services sold|
|Groundwork Greater Manchester||Citizenship and community, Conservation of the natural environment, Employment, training and education, Housing and local facilities, Mental health and well-being, Supporting social enterprise / voluntary action||Groundwork is a not-for-profit organisation working to create a sustainable future for people, places...||- Community engagement - Landscape design & build - Training & coaching for employment - Early intervention to support health & wellbeing - Safe & sustainable business support|
|H.A.V.E Homes CIC||Citizenship and community, Employment, training and education, Family, friends and relationships, Housing and local facilities, Income and financial inclusion||H.A.V.E Homes CIC supports the refurbishment and redevelopment of neglected empty properties in some of the most deprived neighbourhoods in Manchester, transforming them into high-quality, sustainable and truly affordable homes. We work within communities to support people to feel secure in their home whilst investing in the area to improve places and spaces that matter to...||Socially-responsible property development services|
|Happy Smiles Training CIC||Citizenship and community, Employment, training and education, Mental health and well-being||We aim to create inclusive communities and promote positive role models for disabled people. We deliver awareness and inclusion training, led by disabled young adults, to schools, community groups, businesses and more.||We deliver training and community support services such as support groups for carers.|
|HMR Circle (Heywood, Middleton & Rochdale Circle)||Arts, heritage, sport and faith, Citizenship and community, Family, friends and relationships, Mental health and well-being, Physical health, Supporting social enterprise / voluntary action||We're an innovative membership group open to anyone 50+ helping people and communities to lead their lives the way they want in Rochdale, Bury & Oldham||We work on the reduction of social isolation amongst older people doing four key things: 1) Social - We organise 50-60 social events every month, all suggested by Members 2) Practical - We offer practical support with gardening, decorating, moving boxes, changing lightbulbs. All the jobs older people struggle to get someone out to come and do. 3) Befriending - We are working with Give&TakeCare based at Brunel University on a bespoke befriending programme that incorporates an element of timebanking. 4) Transport - We operate the HMR Circle Volunteer Drivers Service which takes people to hospital, doctors etc as well as social events|
|Home of Justice CIC||Employment, training and education, Housing and local facilities, Mental health and well-being||We are a national voluntary organisation based 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 specialise in general advice, refugee housing and support, welfare benefits and supporting in completion of any kind of forms.|
|HSR Psychology||Employment, training and education, Mental health and well-being||We are a social enterprise who provide children and young people with the skills they need to maximise their potential, and to be happy, safe and ready for life's challenges.||Educational and clinical psychology services|
|Hulme Community Garden Centre||Conservation of the natural environment, Employment, training and education, Family, friends and relationships, Mental health and well-being, Supporting social enterprise / voluntary action||
HCGC is a unique community-led project, established 20 years ago and underpinned by organic principles, promoting sustainability through best horticultural practice and a respect for the environment.
Our mission is to bring communities together through gardening.
As a not-for-profit organisation we offer home-produced plants for the local community. We are foremost a...
|Our garden centre, open to the public 7 days a week is the heart of our business and gets bigger and better every year. We grow as much of our stock as possible and never use or sell artificial fertilisers, chemicals or peat from peat bogs. Our seasonal stocks range from tiny alpines to tall trees, edible fruit plants to showy perennials, willowy grasses to key structural evergreens and deciduous shrubs. In our shop you will find cards, crafts and unique gifts made by local artists. We are a refill station for a wide range of ecological hygiene and household cleaning liquids (shampoo, washing up, toilet cleaner etc). We have our on-site Cafe Oooh La La, which can also offer catering for events. We also offer venue hire. We offer gardening consultations.|
|Idaraya Life CIC||Citizenship and community, Mental health and well-being, Physical health||An accessible Health Coaching service based in Wigan with the vision of alleviating Ill health caused by physical inactivity through health and wellbeing programmes.||Health coaching programmes, guided bike rides and walks, outdoor trips and activities, art for health activities and cycling school.|
|Invisible Manchester (Invisible Cities)||Arts, heritage, sport and faith, Citizenship and community, Employment, training and education||We train people who have been affected by homelessness to become walking tour guides of their city.||Our friendly walking tours of Manchester showcase some of the city's historical landmarks and explore the social projects that make the city what it is. Our experienced tour guides, all of whom have been affected by homelessness, simply live and breathe the city, and offer their own personal insight into the past, present and future.|
|Just Psychology CIC||Citizenship and community, Family, friends and relationships, Mental health and well-being||We provide services to address the psychological and mental health needs of children, adults and families, with particular emphasis on cultural diversity, cultural competence and social justice.||A range of clinical, legal and community services to improve the mental wellbeing of individuals and families: - Training and cultural consultancy - Family group conferences - Expert witness work - Therapy and counselling - Community work|
|Lancashire Mining Museum||Arts, heritage, sport and faith, Conservation of the natural environment, Mental health and well-being||
The Lancashire Mining Museum aims to be a thriving heritage destination which connects visitors and the local community to the unique industrial history of
the Lancashire coalfield, providing a place for people of all ages, backgrounds and abilities to experience and learn from the past, keeping the stories of coal
mining and associated industries alive in a friendly,...
|Visits to the museum, alongside a broad programme of events such as steam rallies, plant sales, bonfire night, music events and a Christmas market.|
|Leigh Spinners Mill||Arts, heritage, sport and faith, Employment, training and education, Supporting social enterprise / voluntary action||A community group (Leigh Building Preservation Trust) restoring Leigh Spinners Mill - a major listed building and the largest structure in the town of Leigh as a hub for community enterprise, heritage and well being||The Trust acts predominantly as a landlord but is increasingly moving into the delivery of services such as events and training and employment support|
|Levenshulme Old Library||Arts, heritage, sport and faith, Citizenship and community, Employment, training and education, Mental health and well-being||Levenshulme Old Library CIO is a registered charitable incorporated organisation set up in 2016 to carry forward our vision for a vibrant arts and culture centre, housed in the former Levenshulme library on Cromwell Grove.||Venue hire and meeting space|
|Libralato Ltd||Conservation of the natural environment, Employment, training and education||
Libralato Ltd is an innovation specialist in low cost, low carbon, low emission vehicle technologies, supported by European Green Cars Initiative and Innovate UK projects. Libralato is demonstrating how to break the road transport’s ‘addiction to oil’ without compromise to the customer.
Founded in 2008, Libralato Ltd. aims to revive the legacy of Rolls Royce in its deprived...
|The Libralato R6 eco-engine - an eco engine for the 21st century. The Libralato R6 eco-engine is a compelling new concept of engine architecture and thermodynamic cycle, an historic breakthrough in internal combustion engine design, solving the problems of the Wankel engine (poor combustion, overheating, seal wear) through its exchange of gases between three dynamic chambers, its highly efficient geometry and its non-contact labyrinth sealing. Predicted to be more efficient than a diesel engine (50%) using gasoline but half the size weight and cost, it enables plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) systems to fit into standard engine bays, reducing mineral fuel consumption by 70% and CO2 by 55% (well-to-wheel), breaking the car’s addiction to oil, cost competitively.|
|Life Leisure||Arts, heritage, sport and faith, Mental health and well-being, Physical health||We are a social enterprise and charitable trust specialising in leisure facility management, sport, health and wellbeing||We support people to live healthy lifestyles through operation of gyms, recreational facilities and swimming pools across Stockport. We provide doorstep sport and leisure opportunities for adults and young people in local communities. We manage a renowned exercise referral programme and provide club and coach development support and run a variety of programmes to increase participation in physical activity and reduce inactivity. We also run mass participation events such as the BIG 10km Run and Tough Tribe Obstacle Course Race.|
|Lingua Franca World Community CIC||Arts, heritage, sport and faith||We create opportunities for creative freelancers from minority backgrounds to share their skills and cultural knowledge and encourage creative collaboration between cultures.||- World Music and dance performances - Workshops and programming for venues, festivals and educational establishments|
|Made By Mortals||Arts, heritage, sport and faith, Citizenship and community, Mental health and well-being||People-powered musical theatre exploring the health and social challenges of our times. We specialise in participation and bringing people's experience to life using theatre, music, audio and film.||Theatre shows, podcasts, activity packs and workshops|
|Making Futures CIC||Arts, heritage, sport and faith, Employment, training and education||We work with individuals and groups to support them back into employment or self-employment through creative enterprises, making, designing and promoting self-esteem, confidence and wellbeing||- City & Guilds accredited training - Workshops and courses - Creative business mentoring - Community activities - Creative events|
|Manchester BME Network CIC||Arts, heritage, sport and faith, Citizenship and community, Employment, training and education, Mental health and well-being, Supporting social enterprise / voluntary action||A network of organisations supporting Manchester's Black and Ethnic Minority communities||We support the proactive engagement of BME communities across Manchester and beyond, to improve access, participation and consultation. We work with local community groups in projects and commissions. Recently this has included: - Ethnic food support with FareShare - Love our city project (Chai and chats) - BME Social Enterprise Hubs - BAME holistic mental health service for South Asians - Cultural Midwifery day for first year midwifery students at UoM We also provide e-bulletins, application funding support, and regular networking sessions, resuming again in person in 2021.|
|Manchester Credit Union||Income and financial inclusion||Manchester Credit Union (MCU) is a member owned financial co-operative which offers fair and affordable financial services to anyone living or working within the MCU common bond. MCU is owned and controlled by its members and exists solely to provide services for the benefit of its members and potential members.||Savings products, corporate membership accounts, affordable loans and free life savings insurance|