Skip past Navigation

About Groundwork MSSTT

Staff team from Groundwork MSSTT

The community charity with a green heart

We're passionate about creating a future where everywhere is vibrant and green, every community is strong and able to shape its own destiny and where everyone can reach their potential.

Groundwork MSSTT helps to change places and change lives across parts of Greater Manchester and East Lancashire. We carry out projects in the following local authority areas: 

Greater Manchester: Manchester, Salford, Stockport, Tameside and Trafford

East Lancashire: Blackburn with Darwen, Burnley, Hyndburn, Pendle, Ribble Valley and Rossendale

What we do

We bring people and the environment together with practical local action. Tackling climate change by helping people out of fuel poverty. Bringing out the best in young people by helping them to improve their local area. Building stronger communities by improving green space. Getting people back into work by creating green jobs.

We aim to:

Create better, greener places Improve people's prospects Promote greener living and working

More about our organisation:

Our impact and targets

Each year we set ourselves demanding targets and measure our impact. Read our annual Impact Report.

Read more

Governance and Policies

Our charitable status, our board and details of our main environmental and quality policies that underpin our work on the ground.

Read more

Our base: Trafford Ecology Park

Trafford Ecology Park is a registered Site of Biological Importance, providing a wildlife oasis within one of Europe's oldest and largest industrial parks.

Read more


History of how Groundwork Manchester, Salford, Stockport, Tameside and Trafford (MSSTT) was established.

Read more