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Changing places, changing lives - one green step at a time

Big global issues – the economy, the environment – have a big local impact. We work across the UK helping communities find practical solutions to the challenges they face.

Welcome to Groundwork West Midlands


  • Scott's Story

    Until recently, Scott was unemployed, struggling to repay his debts and finding it difficult to sleep. But thanks to help from our Building Better Opportunities Programme, he's now found work, sticking to a new budget, and finally getting a good night's rest.

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  • Elwyn's Story

    "When you get older, there’s a fear about who to speak to about things like bills."

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  • Danni's Story

    Danni became a walk leader at Groundwork West Midlands; running guided walks for community groups and parents with young children. The walking groups helped the participants to get more active and tackled isolation by bringing people together.

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  • Loneliness at Christmas

    ‘87% of older people want a traditional Christmas spent in company’ – just a small gesture can go a long way.

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  • Community Matters

    Groundwork West Midlands are proud to be partnering with 23 local partner agencies across the region that provide tailored support to improve the lives, living conditions and raise the aspirations of marginalised individuals across the Black Country.

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