Thinking Diversity CIC

Thinking Diversity is a new small social enterprise, working in SW England and SE Wales. A specialist neurodiversity-empowerment hub run by and employing neurodivergent staff, offering services to West of England Works partners focussing on inclusive and accessible communications and processes: – Management Consultancy and Training to help develop neurodiversity-inclusive and accessible communications and practice and understand the barriers that …

Citizens Advice South Gloucestershire

The key aims of Citizens Advice are: • To provide the advice our people need for the problems they face • To improve the policies and practices that affect our people’s lives. We provide a holistic and client focused advice for all residents of our region in benefits, debt, housing, employment, consumer, family, discrimination and community care. This proposal is …

United Communities

We are a community based housing association managing over 1,800 homes in the wider Bristol area with a significant number of homes in Horfield, Lockleaze, Ashley and Fishponds. The vast majority of our homes are for general social housing residents but we also have a number of shared ownership homes. We want to make a positive impact on residents’ lives …

The Wheels Project Ltd

The Wheels Project is a small, high-impact charity working with around 130 young people annually from most deprived areas in the West of England. Wheels have over 30 years’ experience of working with young people who are already, or who are at risk of, becoming NEET. Aged 14-19, most are living in deprived areas, some are teenage parents, some are …

The West of England Sport Trust (Wesport)

The West of England Sport Trust (Wesport) was established as a sports charity in 2006. It champions active lives in local communities by creating inspirational and innovative opportunities for more people to experience the benefits of sport and physical activity. Wesport are also a Dame Kelly Holmes Trust strategic partner and deliver their programmes locally across the West of England. …

The Park

The Park is a thriving neighbourhood centre for use by the local and wider community for learning, sport, leisure and employment opportunities. The Park is a hub of tenant organisations and services working to improve the lives of the local community. They are also a South Bristol Anchor Hub who refer participants to other anchor partners when appropriate. The Park …

Studio Upstairs

Studio Upstairs is an arts and health charity with branches in Bristol and London. It provides positive, life changing interventions for adults with mental or emotional difficulties within an artistic, therapeutic community. Activities involve group sessions (limited to 15 members) and workshops within well-equipped art studio facilities. Studio Upstairs has 30 years of experience in supporting adults with complex needs …

Compass Project

Compass Project 2012 is a not-for-profit Community Interest Company limited by guarantee. It is an accredited Social Enterprise founded and operated entirely by people with a history of drug/alcohol dependency and offending backgrounds. We specialise in addressing behavioural issues and developing core work skills in people with histories of addiction and offending by providing rehabilitative work placements. It is the …

Brandon Trust

Brandon Trust is a charity supporting adults and children with learning disabilities and autism across the South of England. We believe that all people with learning disabilities should be able to live a life of freedom with fewer limitations and that employment is key a key component of this. We operate a number of social enterprises that provide basic employment …