Social mission Description of SE Products or services sold
Manchester Equality Citizenship and community, Employment, training and education, Mental health and well-being Training Training
Mancunian Way Citizenship and community Mancunian Way was born out of the ashes of the 2011 riots to ensure the next generation of young people did not find themselves making the same mistakes as a small minority that went before.
We tackle the social issues that make the biggest impact and are seen are too difficult by many other organisations, whether this be engaging young people on th streets, to supporting...
Outreach youth engagement services on the streets in the evenings to engage hard to reach young people and supporting them to make positive informed choices that improve their own lives.
Mary Burns Publishing Arts, heritage, sport and faith, Citizenship and community, Conservation of the natural environment, Employment, training and education, Family, friends and relationships, Housing and local facilities, Income and financial inclusion, Mental health and well-being, Physical health, Supporting social enterprise / voluntary action Community media group We produce the community centred magazine/website Salford Star, provide training in all aspects of the media and produce magazines for other ethical organisations
Milk & Honey cafe Citizenship and community, Employment, training and education, Mental health and well-being Milk and Honey is a non-profit cafe run by volunteers and operated by St Peter's House, Chaplaincy to the Manchester Universities and RNCM. We serve beautiful breakfasts and lovely lunches 8am - 3pm Monday-Saturday, all freshly prepared by our chef and a team of volunteer helpers. We offer training, support and community to our volunteers and customers, alongside running a... Food, Drink, On-site catering, Events.
North Ridge Gift Company Arts, heritage, sport and faith, Employment, training and education NRGCo. is a cottage industry business run and managed by the pupils at North Ridge Specialist Support School. Pupils use a range of different training methods and processes to make and sell handmade gifts online. Gifts include, pottery, candles, wax melts, decorative plaques, cards and wreaths.
North West Turkish Academy Arts, heritage, sport and faith, Citizenship and community, Employment, training and education, Family, friends and relationships, Mental health and well-being We are part of a charity called North West Turkish Community Association. Providing Turkish language lessons in Manchester for children aged 4-15 and adults. Celebrating cultural occasions, promoting Turkish language, culture and the arts. Social hub for the Turkish-British community in Manchester Providing Turkish language lessons in Manchester for children aged 4-15 and adults.
Northmoor Community Laundrette Citizenship and community, Housing and local facilities Northmoor Laundrette is managed by Northmoor Community Association, a local independent charity that also runs Northmoor Community Centre where a wide variety of activities and courses are available, as well as providing a meeting venue for Community Groups. The Laundrette provides much need service to the area at competitive prices and is also an outreach point for the... Laundrette + Internet + cafe
Now Then Manchester Magazine Arts, heritage, sport and faith, Citizenship and community, Mental health and well-being, Supporting social enterprise / voluntary action Now Then is produced by the social enterprise Opus Independents Ltd. The Manchester edition currently publishes a new issue each month online, having produced 12 print issues between 2012 and 2014. We aim to cultivate choice, voice and responsibility by providing a platform for independent art, trade, music, writing and local news. We support Manchester's economy by only... We sell marketing packages which currently includes campaigns via our online platforms (website, social media). The aim is to produce print magazines again in the future, which are funded by selling marketing packages that also include advertising space in order to fund the print magazine. As across the rest of our platforms, when selling advertising / marketing packages we only work with independent traders, community groups, charities and local government.
Open Kitchen MCR Citizenship and community, Conservation of the natural environment, Income and financial inclusion, Physical health Open Kitchen MCR provide Greater Manchester’s most sustainable catering option. Our social enterprise works with a huge range of food businesses to intercept perfectly edible food that will otherwise go to waste. We offer a wide range of catering options from simple sandwich platters, to hot food, to canapes and more formal dining, all using beautiful ingredients that will... A wide range of outside catering services, from simple sandwich platters for day-to-day meetings, hot food options perfect for community events, and more formal and bespoke options including canapes and banquets. Delivery service provided. Also offering a range of environmentally friendly disposable and reusable serving options.
People's Voice Media Citizenship and community, Employment, training and education, Family, friends and relationships, Income and financial inclusion, Mental health and well-being People’s Voice Media is a charity and Social Enterprise based in Salford, Greater Manchester that works across the UK and Europe. PVM was founded in 1995 and we specialise in gathering the voices and stories of people in order to challenge perceptions about people's lives and support people to describe their own realty and give insight from real people, in order to better... We capture the authentic story of people's lived experience using our 3 main Community Reporter approaches. Community Reporting for Storytelling: provides opportunities and support for people to use digital tools to get their voices heard and to tell their own stories, in their own ways. Community Reporting for Co-Production: sees our Trainers collaboratively produce with Community Reporters a piece of media that creates a dialogue of different views on a topic that can then be used to create a conversation on the way services are provided. Community Reporting for Insight: uses digital tools to gather user voice and grassroots perspectives to ascertain key trends and inform research findings and service redesign. We aggregate the stories collected through our curation approach to present back the Insight to the service or business. We also run “Conversation of Change events " which uses the stories collected to support change in practice or policy with all key stakeholders Participants become members of the Institute of Community Reporters and continue to tell their story on the communityreporter.net web site
PIE: Pursuing Individual Excellence Employment, training and education PIE aims to connect young people from disadvantaged backgrounds with local businesses, and help develop communication skills, work experience and cultural capital experiences. Hopefully by providing these 'missing slices' we will help young people to imagine and reach their full potential. Educational services including workshops, projects and enabling connections between schools and businesses.
Plastic Shed Limited Citizenship and community, Conservation of the natural environment, Mental health and well-being Plastic Shed bring people together in Stockport to turn plastic waste into new, useful things. From wallets made from waste plastic packaging to planters made from old vinyl banners - Plastic Shed are exploring the possibilities of this abundant waste material, sharing their learnings and finding ways for local people, from all walks of life, to get involved with tackling this... We run creative, hands-on workshops in plastic recycling and up-cycling for businesses, schools and festivals showing people how to turn their plastic waste into quality, durable and beautiful new things such as wallets, clutch bags, planters, jewellery, notebooks, lamps - the list goes on! Our skilled and creative facilitators can show you how to safely shred, melt, fuse and mold plastic waste into a unique piece that you can use again and again.
Positive Moves cic Citizenship and community, Employment, training and education, Mental health and well-being, Physical health We work with disadvantaged groups to improve health and well being Community transport, mental health, older peoples work, working with SEN advocacy and support
PossAbilities Citizenship and community, Employment, training and education, Family, friends and relationships, Mental health and well-being, Physical health PossAbilities is a Social Enterprise co-owned by staff and the people we support. We deliver innovative, integrated and personalised services to vulnerable adults and young children enabling them to live the life they choose. We deliver a range of social care services, including supported living, day services, respite, shared lives, supported lodgings, outreach and employment
Project.INC Arts, heritage, sport and faith, Citizenship and community, Employment, training and education, Mental health and well-being Alternative and Inclusive learning for 11-19 potential NEETs Education. Currently Access to Art
Pure Innovations Citizenship and community, Employment, training and education, Mental health and well-being Support disabled and disadvantaged people to lead meaningful purposeful lives Social enterprise & community cafes, services for employment volunteering and training skills
Radcliffe Market Hall Community Benefit Society Arts, heritage, sport and faith, Citizenship and community, Conservation of the natural environment, Employment, training and education, Family, friends and relationships, Housing and local facilities Market operation, community and performance space, delivery of social benefits to the inhabitants of Radcliffe and those using the market Space, trading opportunities, food and drinks, ethical products, performance events
Raising Relationships CIC Mental health and well-being A CIC set up to provide psychological interventions to families who are at risk of having their children taken into local authority care. We aim to promote healthy and safe family relationships with a range of specialist services. Psychological interventions including parent empowerment groups (safe carer groups, to reduce the risk of sexual and physical harm), interventions for parents based on non-violent resistance principles (NVR), psychologically informed parenting time plans (e.g. contact centre interventions), interventions to reduce the risk of parental alienation. We will also provide psychological consultation and training, and increase awareness in the community.
Reason Digital Supporting social enterprise / voluntary action Digital agency specialising in social tech. Websites, apps, marketing, social media & digital strategy
Recycling Lives (Social Enterprises) Ltd Conservation of the natural environment, Employment, training and education, Mental health and well-being, Supporting social enterprise / voluntary action We provide employment, training, and accommodation to support homeless individuals and ex-offenders back into Independent Living. We also operate Food Distribution Centre for Lancashire and Cumbria providing food to over 150 Charitable organisations Waste Management, Skip Hire, Scrap Metal Processing, Recruitment Services

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