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Business Name Art and Energy
What We Do We are a collective of artists, technologists and academics approaching renewable energy and climate issues through creativity. Our projects help participants and audiences feel excited and connected with energy, help them learn new skills, spend time thinking about energy and sharing great ideas for their communities. Our Moths To A Flame project in partnership with Plymouth Energy Community includes moth watching and a poetry slam by Zoom, an augmented reality moth colouring sheet, illustrated childrens book and model moths to be decorated with UV paint. In November 2021 we will take the voice of the SouthWest to Glasgow for the UN climate conference COP26. We welcome everyone to get involved and add their whisper of climate hope... together we can create a roar for change!
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector other
Business Name Art Craft & Giggles CIC
Website Tbc
What We Do Art Craft & Giggles CIC’s passion is ‘Art as Therapy’. We play a vital role in the community by providing services & support for vulnerable people struggling with their mental health. We’ve been running art & craft groups for over 4 years now which have proved very successful. It was set up and is ran by people with lived experience of poor mental health, making it the perfect safe place where you can come to breathe & just be you for a few hours.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector wellbeing
Business Name Beach Schools South West
What We Do Beach Schools South West are a community interest company dedicated to outdoor learning for children wherever they are, but particularly by the sea. We are passionate about getting children outside and we work with schools and parents to take lessons out of the classroom and onto the shoreline.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector other
Business Name Big Sis CIC
What We Do We are supporting tween girls’ mental health through physical and emotional literacy campaigns and practical support programs, workshops and events. We are also equipping the girls' immediate support networks - parents, carers, teachers and schools - with resources and useful information around growing up.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector wellbeing
Business Name Bikespace cic
What We Do Bikespace is a not-for-profit social enterprise. We exist to improve our community and we have chosen to do this using the bicycle!
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector community
Business Name BlueScreen IT
What We Do BluescreenIT training provides professional IT & Cyber Security courses and certifications accessible via classroom, virtual and on premise. Covering all vendor leading qualifications instructor led or e-learning online.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector technology
Business Name Borrow Don't Buy
What We Do Borrow Don’t Buy is a Library of Things based in Plymouth. A Library of Things is a place where you can borrow items that you need to use, but might not need to own. We have a diverse inventory with items from camping equipment to power tools, DIY tools and craft equipment. The idea behind a Library of Things is to help our members save money, reduce clutter and reduce our carbon footprint while strengthening our community. Members are able to access equipment that might be too expensive otherwise. To counteract our throwaway culture we also run a bi-monthly free Repair Cafe, where we help our attendees improve the skills and confidence they need to fix their broken items. By sharing more items within our community we increase our resilience and wellbeing. Our mission is for everyone to have access to the stuff they need, without it costing the earth. We have loads of resources, knowledge, and skills in Plymouth, we just need to share them more. A Library of Things a place to bring people together and encourage everyone to share more.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector community
Business Name Breakwater Radio CIC
What We Do Please write a short description of your business and community activities.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector community
Business Name CAMP
What We Do CAMP (Contemporary Art Membership Plymouth) – is a member-led network for the creative and visual arts community in Devon and Cornwall, including artists, producers, curators and arts writers.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector other
Business Name Chloe Harriet Tingle Consulting
What We Do Using my experience, training, networks and resources from five years of setting up and running a successful not-for-profit social enterprise to support, empower and encourage other social entrepreneurs. With a particular focus on women empowerment and sustainability.
Organisational Structure sole-trader
Primary Sector other
Business Name City College Plymouth
What We Do General Further Education College
Organisational Structure other
Primary Sector other
Business Name Cliik Community Ltd
What We Do Cliik Community Limited is a charitable community benefit society based in North Stonehouse, a deprived, though architecturally rich, part of Plymouth. Its aim is to regenerate the area, through a mix of community led interventions, combining environmental, housing employment and quality of life initiatives. Cliik is a business, whose profits will be used to benefit the North Stonehouse community. Cliik aims to improve the lives of people through; > the creation of safe and enjoyable spaces for people to meet each other, to work, to socialise and to play; > the development of secure, sustainable housing for families and couples; > the building of opportunities for people to gain economic independence and financial security through support for employment, business and training > the provision of services that support and benefit the community to enjoy a healthy and stable lifestyle. Sign up to our mailing list; http://eepurl.com/hfXy2n
Organisational Structure community-benefit-society
Primary Sector community
Business Name Club Kombat
What We Do set up as a ltd company with a community purpose. We inject inclusivity & Diversity in fitness, while eliminating barriers for better health & well-being.
Organisational Structure sole-trader
Primary Sector wellbeing
Business Name Co-Cars
What We Do We believe that low carbon, on demand, affordable shared mobility should be available to everyone. Our network of low emission, shared cars stretches from Falmouth to Salisbury, making us the largest UK car club west of Bristol. Members can use any car in our network.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector environment
Business Name Co-cars ltd
What We Do On demand shared low emission hybrid and electric cars and on street electric bikes
Organisational Structure community-benefit-society
Primary Sector other
Business Name Community photographic Studios
What We Do Plymouth Community Studios is an accessible, unique photography studio and event space in Plympton, Plymouth. We provide affordable studio space with 2 studios equipped for large group photographs and a second studio for still life/product photography. We offer flexibility as well as expert technical and creative help with affordable prices.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector education
Business Name Cosmic Digital cic
What We Do Cosmic provide an innovative range of services and support to help people identify their Digital need and to progress with their ambitions. Cosmic is a social enterprise offering digital skills training and services to a wide range of organisations, communities and individuals.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector technology
Business Name Creative Connected Communities t/a Well Connected
What We Do Well Connected is based in the South West and uses community engagement to deliver innovative and engaging projects, which support and encourage positive lifestyle choices. Our vision is to inspire communities to achieve positive lifestyles with healthier smiles. Well Connected runs projects, which enable students in health-related disciplines to gain experience relevant to their area of study amongst patient groups who may not traditionally access health care services and who may be harder to reach.Through its projects, Well Connected also provides advice and support to marginalised patient groups (e.g. people from lower socio-economic groups, the elderly, individuals with learning difficulties) equipping them to better prevent ill health.
Organisational Structure charity
Primary Sector wellbeing
Business Name Creative Curiosities Ltd
What We Do we work with young people and families with SEND to Re-engage vulnerable individuals and groups within the community through a mixture of the Arts, therapeutic interventions , outdoor activities and personal tutoring/mentoring
Organisational Structure other
Primary Sector community
Business Name Creative_Art_as_Therapy
What We Do Please To create pieces of art made with and by the people who are restricted by diagnosis, disability, illness or lack confidence to engage in a creative process.write a short description of your business and community activities.
Organisational Structure sole-trader
Primary Sector healthcare
Business Name Devon & Plymouth Chamber of Commerce
What We Do As an accredited member of the British Chambers of Commerce network and a membership organisation with over 200 years’ experience in the Plymouth & Devon economy, the Chamber is an integral part of the regional community and fulfils an important role in connecting you to national business issues and Westminster.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector other
Business Name Devon and Cornwall Furniture Reuse Project Ltd
What We Do We provide free of charge furniture/help/advice to people in need who feel excluded from society
Organisational Structure charity
Primary Sector community
Business Name Diversity Business Incubator
What We Do catapulting Business Success in the BAME comunity in the region by mentoring, training , and raising awarnes of entrepreneurship.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector community
Business Name Drift
What We Do DRIFT was setup to offer people affordable access to professional advice to help them start a new business or get support with their socially minded organisation (this could be a charity, community group or social enterprise). 'Pay What It is Worth To You' is one way to access support. DRIFT also delivers business support contracts to local charities and social enterprises.
Organisational Structure sole-trader
Primary Sector education
Business Name Family Foraging Kitchen
What We Do The Family Foraging Kitchen is dedicated to tackling local food poverty, providing quality and affordable wild food education to the people of Cornwall. We offer a selection of foraging walks and cookery classes, each one exploring a different wild environment. We also run courses in heritage skills and traditional countryside crafts from our education centre.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector community
Business Name Farleys Food Co-op
What We Do Farleys Food Co-op is a grocery store run by its members. Our members are also our owners. Our vision is to see a Plymouth that has a food co-op or similar in every local community; providing access to fresh and mostly sustainable produce. Working towards a physically and mentally healthy society is our end goal.
Organisational Structure cooperative
Primary Sector community
Business Name Fisher Management
Organisational Structure other
Primary Sector other
Business Name Flameworks Creative Arts Facility
What We Do At Flameworks, we host a community of professional artists ranging from painters and illustrators to blacksmiths and sculptors and provide communal facilities and equipment that allow artists and recent graduates to continue their professional practice. We host an array of events, exhibitions and courses every year, including 4 quarterly Open Days, which allow members of the public to come in and have a go at some of the wonderful and unique activities we have to offer. Associate members can benefit from being able to hire specialist equipment such as forges, pottery wheels, kilns and lampworking torches.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector other
Business Name FLOCK SOUTH WEST
What We Do Flock South West is a new contemporary art production agency based in Plymouth, UK. Flock South West pools together the extensive collective experience of our directors and other associates working in the city to provide production support for small and large creative projects. We are also passionate helping to develop and deliver artist, curator and producer led projects.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector other
Business Name Food is Fun CIC
What We Do Food is Fun CIC is a not-for-profit social enterprise. Established in 2009, we deliver food-based educational support to people in Devon & Cornwall, promoting healthy eating and improving relationships with food for people of all ages. We believe everyone has the right to good food, regardless of their background and we aim to support as many people to achieve that.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector wellbeing
Business Name Food Plymouth
What We Do A ‘central connecting hub’ for all food-related matters in the City. Our multi-sector award winning partnership, founded in 2010, comprises a diverse mix of agencies, organisations, businesses, community groups and individual citizens, all working together to actively promote and lobby for healthy, sustainable and affordable food as a driver for positive change.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector other
Business Name Fotonow CIC
What We Do We are a Plymouth based media social enterprise, specialising in community focused photographic and film projects.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector education
Business Name Freelance Consultant - Social Enterprise Support
Website N/A
What We Do Have championed the social economy for 10 years, leading and supporting mission-led ventures to grow financially, be better employers, create opportunity, collaborate and to ultimately move us closer towards the future that we need to create. Full of energy, strategic-thinking and meticulous detail to turn ideas into action.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector other
Business Name Freemax Associates Ltd
What We Do Social Film Making - we make films that help you demonstrate and publicise the good you are doing for our society
Organisational Structure other
Primary Sector technology
Business Name Geraldine Lamb Dance School
What We Do We train young dancers in a safe, nurturing environment,. All our classes are open to all, they are age appropriate and carefully tailored to help each student be the best they can be. Our aim is to encourage a natural love of music and movement. Build our students confidence, and of course have a huge amount of fun. The Geraldine Lamb Dance School has been established since 1918. Our teaching faculty are professional dance teachers with many years experience both performing and Teaching. We are keen our students learn to give back to their community and we often take them to perform at community events and Care Homes. Over 50% of our profits are re invested into the school which provides costumes, Scholarships and help with tuition fees in case of finical hardship. that our students require to save them the cost of purchasing them. They then can reused helping with the environment. We also fund raise for charities most recently St. Lukes hospice. We are currently fund raising to help with the cost of sending a group of Senior students to New York for a weeks dance intensive. Ours Alumni perform in dance companies all over the world including the West End and Broadway . But we are as equally as proud of those that are now teachers, doctors, nurses and many other jobs that gives so much back to society.
Organisational Structure other
Primary Sector community
Business Name Goodbotics
What We Do We make robots to do great things in the world.
Organisational Structure unincorporated-association
Primary Sector technology
Business Name Hartstongue
What We Do Hartstongue is an online directory connecting Green-hearted Devonians with local businesses and societies.
Organisational Structure sole-trader
Primary Sector community
Business Name Healthy Therapy
What We Do Opening our new Therapy office in Drake Circus in Plymouth on August 16th where we will being helping people in the local community with Depression, Anxiety and Stress. with Stress, D
Organisational Structure sole-trader
Primary Sector healthcare
Business Name Hope in the heart
What We Do Community workshops, organisational training, networking, consultancy and events promoting and modelling compassionate connection through relational practice
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector wellbeing
Business Name I am ADHD (CIC)
What We Do Not yet formed but plan to provide support and raising awareness for women with ADHD online.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector healthcare
Business Name Iridescent Ideas CIC
What We Do Our purpose is to create a more socially enterprising, inclusive economy. We influence policy and strategy making and deliver business support for social enterprises and charities across the UK. We support new businesses to get established and existing ones to grow. We help find finance, develop business plans and evaluate impact. We help to build stronger and more resilient organisations.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector other
Business Name JCH Consultantancy
What We Do I work at helping change makers make the most of their passion. I believe that with the right space and support people can achieve amazing things. I work with the change makers and businesses who make a difference to help them make the most of their passion and impact to create a positive growth cycle. If you've an idea that you want to get started, or a problem that is keeping you stuck, then I can help you work through it and find the way forward for you. Partnership building and Communications specialist with a demonstrated history of working in the non-profit organization management industry. Skilled in People Management, Office management, Marketing, copy writing, Artistic practices, Action learning and facilitation.
Organisational Structure sole-trader
Primary Sector other
Business Name Kcp Keystone CIC
What We Do Early Years Nursery provider. Supporting early years children and families with complex needs.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector community
Business Name Life Strong Kids
What We Do Develop resources for children aged 5-10 to grow strong foundations for their emotional, relational and mental health.
Organisational Structure other
Primary Sector wellbeing
Business Name Livewell Southwest
What We Do Livewell Southwest is an independent, award winning social enterprise providing integrated health and social care services for people across Plymouth, South Hams and West Devon, as well as some specialist services for people living in parts of Devon and Cornwall. We are at the forefront of integrating health and social care, which means that we care for people in new ways that are more efficient, with health and social care professionals who would have previously worked in individual teams now working together. This helps us to deliver the right care for people, in the right place and at the right time.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector healthcare
Business Name Lynher River Barge CIC
What We Do Fully restored and back in commission, LYNHER provides water-based outdoor educational activities to the community of the Plymouth Waterways. The barge can be hired for private charters on the Rivers and Plymouth Sound for tourism, birthdays parties, corporate/team building etc... Any surplus is re-invested in education and training to benefit the community
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector community
Business Name Manico PR
What We Do Manico PR can find the right words to tell people about the great work you do, without resorting to jargon and clichés. We can help with social media, press releases, website copy - anything which involves telling people about you! At Manico PR, we like to help people who help others, so we’ve got a particular interest in arts and social enterprise organisations, but we’re also keen to hear from you if you make a positive impact on your community and want to spread the word!
Organisational Structure sole-trader
Primary Sector other
Business Name McCaren Architecture
What We Do Architectural practice, to become worker co-op in 2020.
Organisational Structure other
Primary Sector other
Business Name Memory Matters SW CIC
What We Do Memory Matters SW CIC is a Community Interest Company (CIC). We trade for public benefit rather than private gain and all of our projects and services are designed, developed and built on the needs of those affected by dementia. We are a team of dedicated individuals who share an ethos of compassion, kindness, fun and curiosity. The team is led by Co-Founders Kate and Laura, qualified nurses and social entrepreneurs. We are champions of Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (CST); a therapy proven to slow the progression of dementia and increase quality of life. We weave this into our services with the guidance of the very people we serve. Our aim is to work closely with individuals and relevant agencies and organisations in the South West to reach a time where every person who receives a diagnosis of dementia, has access to the correct support, which will help them to live well with their dementia. They also run Moments Café based in the heart of Plymouth City Centre. We offer a safe environment for people to meet, eat and socialise, and even hire spaces and ask advice on all things dementia.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector wellbeing
Business Name Millfields Trust
What We Do We provide a platform to enable SME’S to grow and develop, offering high quality affordable business space for rental on flexible terms. Our premises are designed to support emerging, small and medium sized enterprises across all sectors. Our business space is home to new, expanding and established organisation including the creative sector, third sector organisations and social enterprises.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector other
Business Name MyNeedToLIve
What We Do MyNeedToLive believes in the future. We believe with support, young people can develop the skills and resilience they need to face and shape that future. By sharing their stories with peers, on our digital platform, young people aged 16-24 can support each other's goals and aspirations, turning them into action.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector other
Business Name No Whey Plymouth
What We Do Providing great vegan food and drinks while we build strong communities and promote kindness
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector community
Business Name Nourishing Families CIC
What We Do We offer workshops and courses to support parents and children to build a lifelong healthy relationship with food. ort description of your business and community activities.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector wellbeing
Business Name Nudge Community Builders
What We Do We are a community business using creative community led ways to improve public spaces and buildings along Union Street in fun and unique ways. Creating a street the whole world loves, the lights are on! We lease and own 4 buildings - Union Corner, The Clipper, The Plot and Millennium. Have a look! #nudgenudgewinkwink
Organisational Structure community-benefit-society
Primary Sector community
Business Name Occasion Cards Ltd (T.A. Hip Hip Hooray)
What We Do Transitioning into a social enterprise offering training and employment for women in recovery. Currently a limited company but need to explore options as would like to apply for pilot funding to fun first two training programmes. At present 100% of income comes from selling printing (invitations) online.
Organisational Structure other
Primary Sector retail
Business Name Open Doors International Language School
What We Do We aim to empower people through the teaching of English and other vocational courses. We offer support to gain employment, access further and higher education and opportunities to actively participate in the local community.
Organisational Structure charity
Primary Sector education
Business Name Our Plymouth
What We Do Building a digital platform to inspire, empower and facilitate Social Action, Social Innovation and Social Health.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector technology
Business Name Pembroke Estate Management
What We Do Tenant led housing management organisation in Devonport, Plymouth.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector community
Business Name Period Health Matters
What We Do Health Education, Advocacy and Coaching for Women and Girls
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector healthcare
Business Name PFK Francis Clark
What We Do We’ve been helping businesses, entrepreneurs, families and individuals to achieve their goals for over 100 years. From accountancy to business advice and financial planning, our experts are dedicated to helping you succeed. Because your ambition becomes our ambition.
Organisational Structure other
Primary Sector other
Business Name Plymouth College of Art
What We Do Plymouth College of Art is a specialist, independent art college supporting a community of artists from the creative industries. With a heritage dating back 150 years, the college offers a unique environment that combines traditional techniques with up-to-the-minute thinking and cutting-edge digital facilities, such as the globally connected Fab Lab. We are home to a dynamic, cross-disciplinary community of makers and thinkers for whom making is as important as reading and writing, and where the purpose of learning is inseparable from that of living your life. We believe that high-quality education for life in contemporary arts practice is the creative catalyst for personal, professional and cultural transformation.
Organisational Structure other
Primary Sector other
Business Name Plymouth Culture
What We Do Sector support agency - Strategic development of arts and culture within the city of Plymouth.
Organisational Structure charity
Primary Sector other
Business Name Plymouth Dance CIC
What We Do Plymouth Dance connects, creates and celebrates dance
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector other
Business Name Plymouth Energy Community
What We Do We are a charity and a social enterprise, with a cooperative ethos. We empower our community to create a fair, affordable zero carbon energy system with local people at its heart.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector healthcare
Business Name Plymouth Hope
What We Do We specialise in providing well-being, sports and educational activities to the community. We will also be printing on clothing, mugs and any other items that other businesses or schools can enquire about at a reasonable cost.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector sports
Business Name Plymouth Marjon University
What We Do Marjon is the top university in England and the third in the UK for teaching quality, as ranked for two consecutive years by The Times' and Sunday Times' Good University Guides 2019 and 2020. We are also in the Top 10 in the UK for student experience in 2019 and 2020, and we entered the top 10 in the UK for social inclusion in 2020. Why are we ranked so highly? Because we put student success at the heart of everything we do
Organisational Structure other
Primary Sector other
Business Name Plymouth Music Collective CIC
What We Do Not For Profit Community Music Project. Provide affordable rehearsal and studio space, info, advice and development for young musicians in the city, career advice, live music promotion, event management.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector other
Business Name Plymouth Octopus Project (POP+)
What We Do Our purpose is to build strong grassroots organisations, charities and social enterprises by supporting them to work together and take a lead role in creating change.
Organisational Structure charity
Primary Sector community
Business Name Plymouth Play CIC and Scrapstore
What We Do We take stuff that destined for landfill and turn into into lovliness that others can buy for their own creative purposes. We run creative, playful workshops in house and at city wide events. We run make and mend sessions, we provide a place for volunteers.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector retail
Business Name Plymouth Quaker House
What We Do We provide safe, calm spaces for local groups to hold meetings, workshops and other sessions. We also are a working quaker meeting house.
Organisational Structure other
Primary Sector other
Business Name Pollenize Community Interest Company
What We Do Pollenize CIC is a social enterprise that brings together the power of community and technology to reverse pollinator decline.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector other
Business Name RAAY
What We Do RAAY is Royal Adelaide Art and Yoga in Stonehouse. Set in a quirky and historic old pub in Adelaide Street, we provide a holistic and personal yoga service to people in Plymouth, focusing on personal needs and practices. We also have an alternative and interesting art gallery on site where we run exhibitions, workshops and meetings. Get in touch with us to find out how we can work together
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector community
Business Name Real Ideas Organisation
What We Do We solve problems and create opportunity.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector other
Business Name Red Velvet Cinema
What We Do Red Velvet Cinema is a small community cinema for older people particularly those who are lonely and socially isolated. After screening a classic film there is plenty of time for tea & cake and talking about people's memories of the film, the actors and the time in which it was set. Those that come believe they are coming to watch a film but really it's about conversation and companionship. And discussing the films enables people to avoid talking about 'sensitive' subjects which can trigger unwelcome feelings, such as, families, health and belonging. Red Velvet Cinema has definitely brought people together and helped them to feel connected.
Organisational Structure unincorporated-association
Primary Sector wellbeing
Business Name Saomao
What We Do Saomao is a social enterprise creating unique pieces of jewellery, silk and cotton accessories. We use materials are organic, eco-friendly, sustainable, or recycled. Saomao does not put profits above people and we believe in giving back to society, to contributing to poverty alleviation and to improve the lives and conditions of people. Our design principles are of sustainability and style and the level of impact we make on nature, people and the planet.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector other
Business Name SarabConsulting
What We Do Freelance/pro bono start up support
Organisational Structure sole-trader
Primary Sector community
Business Name School for Social Entrepreneurs Dartington
What We Do For over ten years, we have worked with people all over the South West to help them develop skills and strengths they need to tackle society's big problems. We help support social entrepreneurs at all stages - from thinking about starting up right through to helping large organisations review and develop. We are one of a collection of national and international SSE teams working to help change lives and transform communities
Organisational Structure charity
Primary Sector education
Business Name Simply Counselling CIC
What We Do When you need to talk, we really want to understand you, what you need and appreciate what has led you to think about counselling. Once we know, our priority is to find you a counsellor, who we think you will be comfortable with, and you can work with them for as long as you need. Right counsellor, right amount of time. This is unique to Simply Counselling and the heart of what we do.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector wellbeing
Business Name skinnibuddha
What We Do affordable yoga classes and yoga therapy in Plymouth
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector healthcare
Business Name Sky Space
What We Do We're a specialist team development partner for collaborative partnerships, teams and organisations breaking new ground and navigating change in a complex world. A small team spread across Cornwall, Devon and Somerset with an exciting mix of professional experience. Each of us is trained in cutting edge relational and systemic organisational development practices. We deliver through a blend of consultancy, facilitation, coaching, experiential learning and training.
Organisational Structure sole-trader
Primary Sector other
Business Name Smile Together
What We Do Our mission at Smile Together is to tackle oral health poverty, creating healthier happier communities. Covering Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, we are one of the South West’s largest NHS referral and emergency dental care providers. Our West Country Dental Care team provide urgent and emergency dental treatments for people who don’t have their own dentist, run out-of-hours surgeries and apply expert skills to treat children and adults with a range of special care needs alongside oral surgery, children’s orthodontics and treatments under general anaesthetic in a hospital setting. Under our Brighter Dental brand we provide NHS care and competitively priced private dentistry from practices based in the heart of their communities, and we see children for free.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector healthcare
Business Name Snapdragons Plymouth CIC
What We Do Wide range of community projects based in Victoria Park, Plymouth. Waldorf Children's Centre, Forest School, Red Tent, Green Man Circle, Woodcraft Folk Branch, Community allotment/garden/orchard, specialist library, food coop, venue for workshops and more
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector community
Business Name Social Enterprise Mark CIC
What We Do Social Enterprise Mark CIC is an award-winning international social enterprise accreditation authority, which recognises and builds the capabilities of social enterprises as competitive, sustainable businesses, dedicated to maximising social impact.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector other
Business Name Soul Singers CIC
What We Do 'Singing for the Soul' Providing singing sessions for fun and to improve mental wellbeing. Our current groups are with Mums
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector wellbeing
Business Name Stiltskin Theatre Company
What We Do Stiltskin are a grassroots community arts organisation creating performance and projects for, with and by children and their families. They are based at The Soapbox Children's Theatre in Devonport Park, Plymouth.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector community
Business Name Street factory CIC
What We Do Street factory Works with the whole community & specialises in young people , Sharing a belief in their capabilities and the possibilities for their growth and development with them. Working hard in helping them develop not just as individuals, but also as a group and going further constantly reinforcing the belief that they, as a group, have a duty and responsibility to the community around them. Instilling a sense of pride in the young people and this is the foundation of our work,helping them to rise to the challenges their life puts in front of them and teaching them a new way to react to the difficulties they face. Freeing their minds and channeling their internal fight into something positive, using Hip hop culture ,and mentoring as a tool to empower them and build their aspirations, giving them Hope!
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector community
Business Name Take A Part CIC
What We Do Take A Part use creativity as a catalyst for community cohesion and placemaking.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector other
Business Name TECHNOVORE
What We Do CREATIVE TECHNOLOGY AGENCY DRIVEN BY SOCIAL GOOD Amazing service. Killer prices. Big heart. We Specialise in Finding Effective Solutions to a Wide Range of Problems. Using World Class Technologies, Common Sense and Formidable Project Management Skills. We are fortunate to work with some of the very best technology and digital wizards anywhere in the 7 Kingdoms and so no matter what you need, we can make it happen.
Organisational Structure other
Primary Sector technology
Business Name The Data Place Ltd
What We Do We help organisations with data management, data science, open data and service design with data
Organisational Structure other
Primary Sector technology
Business Name The Family Foraging Kitchen
What We Do The Family Foraging Kitchen is a social enterprise that educates people on wild edibles through foraging and local craftsmanship in the South West England
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector environment
Business Name The Innovation in Mental Health Project
What We Do We provide mental health services to parents and expectant parents who are struggling. We also support other psychologists and therapists to make a bigger impact on mental health.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector wellbeing
Business Name The Plymouth Athenaeum
What We Do The Plymouth Athenaeum is charitable society which promotes learning in science, technology, literature and art by running an annual perogramme of activities. We also have a theatre and have rooms available for hire.
Organisational Structure charity
Primary Sector community
Business Name The Plymouth Lighthouse Project CIC
What We Do We are a mutual aid recovery community supplying supported accommodation to addicts/alcoholics in early recovery.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector healthcare
Business Name The Tree Project CIC
Website n/a
What We Do We seek to provide equal opportunities to thrive through exploring how to put the five ways to wellbeing framework into practice by · Providing opportunities for people to explore connection · Inspiring an appetite to always learn · Finding ways to be physically active for all · Encouraging curiosity to notice ourselves and the world around us · Exploring ways to give to others
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector wellbeing
Business Name The Zebra Collective
What We Do Devon-based Worker Co-op promoting social justice through training, facilitation, community development, support, solution-focused practice & consultancy
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector other
Business Name THINQTANQ
What We Do THINQTANQ is the first and best coworking space in Plymouth. It is full of socially minded awesomeness, support and great coworkers. You should visit.
Organisational Structure other
Primary Sector community
Business Name Tobias Recruitment Group C.I.C.
What We Do We are a specialist recruitment agency with national reach focusing on the M&E, Engineering and Building Services industries. We supply permanent and contract personnel to a multitude of technical and engineering markets including; commercial gas engineers, air conditioning engineers, lift & escalator engineers, commercial/industrial electrical and mechanical engineers and more. Our goal in year one is to fully fund a day nursery for local residents to utilise. The aim of this is to allow young families or single parents the opportunity to access childcare where they may not have been able to in the past, enabling them to re-join the workforce, and in-turn contribute to the local economy.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector other
Business Name Trees of Hope Community Interest Company
What We Do Based in Devon but supporting a cluster of Shona Village in rural Zimbabwe, we Project Aims Raise awareness of how essential trees are to our safe future in a thriving ecosystem Design and implement practical sustainable solutions for tree planting, care & safeguarding Empower local communities (children, young people and adults) to create positive change for future generations ​ Promote the essential relationship between music, landscape and community
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector community
Business Name University of Plymouth
What We Do Plymouth University provides a second to none education in a huge range of subjects in the southwest.
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector education
Business Name Viewhear CIC
What We Do Community and Commercial Corporate Video services
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector technology
Business Name Well Image
What We Do We run photographic workshops to enhance wellbeing. They: encourage people to be more active because they have a focus to get out and about . connect people with nature wherever possible . connect people socially to negate the sense of isolation so many are feeling . empower people by teaching new digital skills . build confidence through engagement of creative projects
Organisational Structure community-interest-company-cic
Primary Sector wellbeing
Business Name Yoga Loft
What We Do Once renovations are complete we will host a variety of yoga and meditation classes both on membership and donation basis.
Organisational Structure other
Primary Sector healthcare
Business Name _SocialStarters
What We Do We run learning programmes for professionals to learn more about social enterprise and careers in social enterprise whilst at the same time providing mentors & consultants for social entrepreneurs to build more sustainable business models and make more impact.
Organisational Structure other
Primary Sector other

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