North East and Yorkshire

Changing Places Changing Lives

Featured Projects

A selection of Groundwork projects in the North East and Yorkshire

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.

Green Doctor

Green Doctor

What is the energy price cap increase and how does it affect me? With energy bills will go up by £693 for an average household what is Groundwork's response?

Personal Stories

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

Amanda's Story

Amanda's Story

From fashion design to landscape architecture a choice to move to a greener job

Dan's Story

Dan's Story

"This experience absolutely helped me get my apprenticeship. It was the experience that I didn’t have before coming that helped secure me this job. This apprenticeship is my ideal job"

Matty's Story

Matty's Story

"I have secured a job working as an archaeologist in Milton Keynes. I start next month. I feel like this position was a good stepping stone into my new job"

Latest updates

Moving on to Greener Pastures

Moving on to Greener Pastures

The Chief Executive of the North East’s leading environmental regeneration charity is leaving after 30 years with the organisation.

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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 |