What do they do?
Matching the skills & availability of local people with the requirements of local businesses. The right skills, when they're needed, for as long as they're needed. It's common sense!
How are they social?
Retains work skills in the UK economy for longer, fosters local economic activity and promotes social cohesion. Addresses the working needs of those less able to hold a 9-to-5 job - family carers, single parents and people over the age of 50.
|Phone:||+44 0207 419 5906|
|Industry:||Training and employment|
|Social benefit:||Community development, Elderly, Community development, Elderly,|
They are the UK network for Shared Lives schemes and micro-enterprises in social care.
Roots and Shoots provides vocational training for young people from the inner city, mainly from the London boroughs of Lambeth and Southwark.