North, East, West Yorkshire is part of the Groundwork federation
We help individuals and organisations learn more about their environmental impact and act more responsibly to reduce the use of natural resources and improve their health.Our Green Doctors help people use less energy in their home, save money on their bills and keep them warmer in winter. Meanwhile, our Environmental Business Services team provides training and advice to organisations on environmental business issues, including how to cut carbon to save money.
We encourage individuals to make the most of their local green spaces for exercise, relaxation and play, and promote local, healthy, home grown food.
We also work with primary schools to bring the curriculum to life with exciting environmental activities inside and outside the classroom, helping pupils gain a better understanding of the local and global environment.
Groundwork and The Green Doctors are pleased to be one of the Local Energy Advice Partnership (LEAP) partners. Offering local residents a completely FREE OF CHARGE service. LEAP can help you to save money and keep your home warm and cosy.
Home Plus is a service aimed at enabling and maintaining independent living though improving health at home, helping to prevent falls and cold related heath conditions.
A project to support those diagnosed with a life limiting condition
Groundwork are a member of the Renewables Network, looking to offer others the chance to enhance their CSR strategies by supporting a food growing project.
Does your business need to save money? Are you considering the benefits of the green agenda for your organisation?
Green for Go! offers a chance to get active, learn new skills and meet people, in a friendly and safe environment.
River stewardship volunteering opportunities in Leeds
Green Doctors help those most vulnerable in Yorkshire to stay warm and save money
We work with infant and junior schools to deliver growing and gardening sessions
Groundwork North, East & West Yorkshire is made up of:
Groundwork Leeds (Charity registration number 518154 | Company reg 02064992), Groundwork Wakefield (Charity registration number 519846 | Company reg 2202681), Groundwork North Yorkshire (Charity registration number 1094878 | Company reg 43312380) and Groundwork Hull (part of Groundwork Wakefield)
We provide training and create jobs, reduce energy and waste, re-connect people with nature and transform whole neighbourhoods.
Step by step we’ll go on changing places and changing lives until everywhere is vibrant and green, every community is strong enough to shape its own destiny and everyone can reach their potential.