EAST OF ENGLAND

Groundwork is working across the East of England to create stronger, healthier communities, responsible business and greater prospects for local people.

Local Projects

Kick the Dust: Future Proof Parks

Kick the Dust: Future Proof Parks

Groundwork has partnered with Fields in Trust and National Youth Agency to deliver 'Future Proof Parks', a National Lottery Heritage Fund programme - part of the £10m 'Kick the Dust' initiative - that aims to get more young people interested and involved in preserving their local park and greenspace heritage.

Veg Cities

Veg Cities

Veg Cities has launched in Luton and is helping families, individuals and schools to grow their own fresh fruit and vegetables.

Carbon Charter

Carbon Charter

The Carbon Charter is an award recognising carbon reduction measures in small and medium businesses.

Veg Fest

Veg Fest

Veg Fest is the inter-school growing competition that promotes healthy eating by giving students the experience of growing their own fruit and vegetables in their school grounds.

EDGE employment support

EDGE employment support

We are helping to boost employment prospects in Cambridgeshire & Peterborough through EDGE: Sharper Skills for Enterprise, based in Huntingdon.

Green Team

Green Team

An employment & skills project in the East of England where participants learn landscaping and horticulture skills and put them to use on a real community project.

Keep it Clear

Keep it Clear

We're supporting Anglian Water's Keep It Clear campaign to help reduce the misery, cost, bad smells and potential flooding and pollution caused by avoidable blockages.

Team Building Days

Team Building Days

Commission us for an original, action-packed day, and make a positive impact on the area in which your company works.

Wellies in the Woods

Wellies in the Woods

Outdoor discovery courses where parents and children learn together and improve their health and well-being.

Yellow Fish

Yellow Fish

We're working with residents to reduce surface water pollution and improve their health of their local rivers.

Get Outdoors, Get Active

Get Outdoors, Get Active

Horticultural therapy courses to improve mental & physical health and well-being through outdoor improvement projects and gardening.

Youth centres

Youth centres

Groundwork runs a number of youth centres offering support and free activities for young people.

Green Skills

Green Skills

The short employment & skills course, including practical work on a real community project.

Really Wild Play

Really Wild Play

Free wild play sessions where parents and children explore the outdoors together.

Employment support (Building Better Opportunities)

Employment support (Building Better Opportunities)

Building better opportunities for job seekers in Hertfordshire (part of the ‘Building Better Opportunities’ programme which is funded by the European Social Fund and The National Lottery Community Fund.)