North East and Yorkshire

Changing Places Changing Lives

Featured Projects

A selection of Groundwork projects in the North East and Yorkshire

Tyne Estuary Partnership

Tyne Estuary Partnership

Working in partnership with the Environment Agency to develop the 'Tyne Estuary Partnership' identifying sustainable environmental & economic improvements to benefit the river's surrounding businesses & communities over the next 10 years.

Kickstart

Kickstart

Groundwork’s Kickstart scheme will provide hundreds of young people with their first jobs in community and environmental work, helping them to develop the skills they need to be at the forefront of a new green economy.

Jarrow Hall

Jarrow Hall

Discover the Anglo-Saxon world in Jarrow, Tyne & Wear. Explore Bede museum, reconstructed Anglo-Saxon dwellings & farm. This unique venue offers a range of events & hands-on activities for all the family. Also available for weddings, corporate & private hire.

Personal Stories

Stories from local people across the North East & Yorkshire who have achieved amazing things with support along the way from Groundwork.

Tesco Community Grants

Tesco Community Grants

Groundwork has been helping Tesco provide rapid support to local community organisations impacted by the Covid-19 crisis through its Community Grant programme. 4,000 grants of £500 are being provided to organisations who are supporting vulnerable groups.

Noushin

Noushin

ESF Community Grants. " I have seen the transition and how each participant became more confident, overcame barriers and progressed by getting the dream job, work experience or access to higher education."

Stuart

Stuart

Dedicated to changing the lives of individuals & families in local communities we are proud to be working in partnership to deliver Hopeful Families programme, empowering at-risk families through mentoring & activities promoting social inclusion & helping out of work individuals build confidence to overcome challenges finding employment.

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Kickstarting Careers

Kickstarting Careers

Groundwork North East & Yorkshire are aiming to support 1000 young people aged 16 to 24 who are currently claiming Universal Credit to access the Kickstart scheme

Join the Youth Action Group – Future Proof Parks

Join the Youth Action Group – Future Proof Parks

Play a vital role in amplifying the youth voice in our Future Proof Parks programme, which supports park volunteering and gives young people the chance to have their say on how green spaces are run.

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North East and Yorkshire

Groundwork are an organisation that embraces transformation. We positively change places and people's lives, in partnership where we can. As a Northern group we turnover circa £20m employing over 450 staff. Here you can see the impact that we have made. What’s clear is that we have to create many more practical solutions in the years ahead.

Contact Details
T: Groundwork NE Tel 01388 662 666 | Groundwork South and North Tyneside 0191 4281144 | Groundwork Yorkshire 0300 3033 292 |
E: north.east@groundwork.org.uk | enquiries@groundwork-stan.org.uk| leeds@groundwork.org.uk |