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Groundwork in action in the East

Read how Groundwork projects have improved people's prospects, created better places and encouraged greener living and working.

How to make an animal footprint tunnel

Our project officer Katie shows you how to make an animal footprint trap - use it to find out what animals and birds are in your garden.

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What do the Green Teamers get up to?

Find out what the Green Teamers get up to over the course of 14 weeks.

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From volunteer to employee, in just 14 weeks

When four unemployed individuals enrolled on a 14 week course with Groundwork, they didn’t expect to walk straight into a job at the end of it.

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How to get that job: employment tips

Watch this video for some tips on how to prepare for an interview - starring the Green Team.

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One course kicked started my career: Ian’s story

Ian volunteered on one of Groundwork’s employment courses to improve his employability and gain some experience, and he came away with a new career.

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Symon’s Story: Managing my emotions

Symon* has been attending youth club for a number of years, and has recently been receiving one-to-one counselling sessions with Groundwork’s trained youth support workers.

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How to be a wildlife detective

Our environmental education officer Carolyn shows you how to get 'really wild' at home and become a wildlife detective.

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How to build a den

Our environmental education officer Carolyn shows you how to get 'really wild' at home and build a den.

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Why I’m fundraising for a recovery garden: Kelly’s story

On 27 April, Kelly will be throwing herself out of a plane to raise money for a project at The ResoLUTiONs Hub in Luton. She tells us why.

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Grow fresh and get cooking for National Nutrition Month

Celebrate March being National Nutrition Month by growing fruit and vegetables and cooking nutritional meals with your fresh produce.

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One miracle visit saved my life: Howard’s story

Howard tells us his story of how a Herts Healthy Homes visit from one of our project officers, did more than just reduce his energy bills.

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Impact Report 2016-17: how Groundwork helps people and places

Read our Impact Report 2016 – 17, which features nine uplifting beneficiary stories that bring to life the changes our work makes to places and to people’s lives across the East of England.

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