Greater Manchester

Groundwork is working across Greater Manchester to create stronger, healthier communities, responsible businesses and greater prospects for local people.

Featured projects

Here are a selection of Groundwork Greater Manchester projects which are currently taking place.

Kickstart Scheme

Kickstart Scheme

The Kickstart Scheme will help 60 young people kickstart a career in the environmental sector.

Local Action, Global Impact

Local Action, Global Impact

As the UK prepares to lead COP26 in Glasgow this November, we are shining a light on community climate action in Greater Manchester & across the UK.

Food Wave

Food Wave

The Food Wave project aims at increasing Manchester residents' knowledge, awareness, and engagement on sustainable patterns of food consumption and production.

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Every Job should be a Green Job by 2038

Every Job should be a Green Job by 2038

As the UK prepares to lead the United Nations Climate Change Conference, COP 26, Groundwork aim to lead the employment pathway into the green economy

Groundwork’s Eco-Street at Manchester Flower Show

Groundwork’s Eco-Street at Manchester Flower Show

Groundwork will be exhibiting the 'Eco-Street' - an installation which demonstrates how nature can be used to tackle social and environmental challenges at The Manchester Flower Show from 29th May - 6th June.

Personal stories

Here are some stories from local people in Greater Manchester that have achieved amazing things with support along the way from Groundwork

Julie

Julie

Julie spent 4 years of her life indoors suffering with depression but gardening at The Hub turned this around for her.

Chris

Chris

Battling with drugs and struggling to cope with his emotions, Chris’ outlook was bleak until an opportunity arose that he couldn’t pass up.

Lilly & Rebecca

Lilly & Rebecca

Lilly and Mum Rebecca were keen to learn more tips on outdoor play and meet new local people in their home town of Bolton.

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Greater Manchester
Contact Details

Groundwork Greater Manchester, Trafford Ecology Park, Lake Road, Trafford Park, Manchester, M17 1TU
T: 0161 220 1000
E: greatermanchester@groundwork.org.uk
Charity registration number: 1124508
Company registration number: 6543150