Different charities -Same end goal
Since forming in 2011, Little Sprouts have made a real contribution to children and adults in Stockton’s most deprived communities. We have built strong partnerships to help achieve our ambitions with various stakeholders across the VCSE and local communities. We work closely with our partners to ensure that cooking is used to bring communities together, share skills, reduce isolation, and break down many social barriers whilst to provide a benefit to everyone's health and well-being in the borough.
"Alone we can do so little;
together we can do so much."
Please take time to visit our partners' sites and view their remarkable work.
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The strategic infrastructure organisation for Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise organisations based or operating within the Borough of Stockton-on-Tees.
Youth Direction provides a range of services to young people across the Borough.
Vocational Training and Employment Support. STEPS. The STEPS Service provides support for vocational training and employment opportunities to adults with a disability who live in the borough of Stockton-on-Tees
Tees Active is a leading charitable trust, dedicated to raising the physical and mental wellbeing of communities in Stockton-on-Tees. We are passionate about the power of physical activity and believe that everyone should have equal opportunities to enjoy the abundance of health benefits associated with leading an active and healthy lifestyle.
New Walk are a community interest company – specifically designed for social enterprises to use business skills to work for the public good. There are more than 10,000 of us throughout the UK. New Walk CIC is a not-for-profit registered provider of social housing for vulnerable people in Teesside.
Onsite Building Trust was established in 2013. The organisation is a registered Charity and Company Limited by Guarantee
Its aim, (where practically and financially possible) is to fill the management gap left by local authorities who can no longer financially support buildings/facilities.
The Charity currently lease’ seven buildings from Stockton Borough Council
Eastern Ravens Trust is a registered charity and company limited by guarantee based in Stockton-on-Tees.
The organisation has distinct aims and objectives aimed at supporting the informal education of children and young people experiencing social exclusion and/or disadvantage alongside supporting local volunteers.
Groundwork is a federation of charities mobilising practical community action on poverty and the environment across the UK.
We’re passionate about creating a future where every neighbourhood is vibrant and green, every community is strong and able to shape its own destiny and no-one is held back by their background or circumstances.
A Way Out is an outreach and prevention charity which aims to engage, empower and equip vulnerable and excluded women, families and young people to live lives free from harm, abuse and exploitation and to reduce life limiting choices and behaviour.
North East Ladies Day was established in 1983 (then named North East Ladies Luncheon) to bring ladies across the North-East region closer together. Attendees of North East Ladies Day events raise substantial funds for well deserving charities.
At Shaw Trust we believe everyone has the right to live a decent and dignified life and an opportunity for rewarding work. We are a social purpose organisation challenging inequality and breaking down barriers to enable social mobility.
Shaw Trust was founded on these principles more than 30 years ago, and for our 2,500 employees and 1,000 volunteers across the UK, they remain true.
Tees Valley Community Foundation provides the link between those who want to give back or establish a legacy with those who are passionate about making a difference to the community.
The Northstar Foundation was set up to support entrepreneurship and social enterprise in the North East of England and Cumbria.
The aim of the Foundation is to help charitable and voluntary organisations improve their operational and financial sustainability.
At Vision25, we offer a meaningful option for young people living with a disability, aged 17 plus. Group sizes are kept small and our normal staffing ratio is one member of staff to three young adults. We are open Monday - Saturday, 50 weeks of the year. The day starts at 9 am and ends at 3:30 pm (Sat. 10am-2pm). Our programme of activities is fun, interesting and motivational.
Cultivate Tees Valley (CTV) is an environmental organisation that works in partnership to build a better world by growing food security for those living across the Tees Valley and transforming unused urban and rural land into spaces where food is grown. Initiatives focus on combating isolation and improving mental health by connecting people through food and environmental initiatives, focusing on recruiting and equipping teams of volunteers, alongside training and education programmes.
Engagement Team PCSO
Stockton Borough Council
Food Power Network
HMP Kirklevington Prison
The Crown Kirklevington
The Waiting Room
Durham Lane Primary
Tracuk – drug and alcohol support