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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.

Teacher training days with a tree-mendous difference

Keeping ideas fresh as a teacher can be difficult but Groundwork is here to help you deliver exciting and engaging lessons for your pupils.

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No-weigh baking: berry cakes

Try your hand at these delicious cakes without getting the scales out.

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Peas, potatoes and popcorn: how Veg Fest won over St Joseph's Primary School pupils

Caleb, Isabelle, Maisie and Mairead and their teacher Hazel tell us how Veg Fest taught them and other St Joseph's pupils how to grow and cook fruit and veg at school and at home.

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How Veg Fest helped us: Scarlett's story

Claire, Scarlett and Scarlett's mum tell us how learning to grow, harvest and cook fruit and veg at school has helped them.

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Top five things to do when you're outdoors

Our project officer Katie gives you her top five things to do when you're outdoors.

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How to make sticky crowns

Learn how to make sticky crowns - a great souvenir of your day out.

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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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