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 ====== Social Enterprise ====== ====== Social Enterprise ======
 +  * See also **[[Community Groups]]**
 +  * See also **[[Community Hubs]]**
 +  * See also **[[charities_trusts|Charities & Trusts]]**
   * [[https://​www.gsen.org.uk/​|Glasgow Social Enterprise Network]]   * [[https://​www.gsen.org.uk/​|Glasgow Social Enterprise Network]]
   * [[https://​www.bgateway.com/​local-offices/​glasgow/​local-support|Business Gateway Glasgow]]   * [[https://​www.bgateway.com/​local-offices/​glasgow/​local-support|Business Gateway Glasgow]]
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   * [[http://​www.theadvocacyproject.org.uk/​|The Advocacy Project]] - //The Advocacy Project is a human rights-based organisation that supports people in having their voices heard and to be empowered in decisions that affect   * [[http://​www.theadvocacyproject.org.uk/​|The Advocacy Project]] - //The Advocacy Project is a human rights-based organisation that supports people in having their voices heard and to be empowered in decisions that affect
 their lives.// their lives.//
 +  * [[http://​www.che.ac.uk/​|The Centre for Human Ecology]]// An independent academic institute, network, registered cooperative,​ and registered charity based in Glasgow// 
 +  * [[https://​www.infosource.org.uk/​|Community InfoSource]] - //​​Community InfoSource works with communities in Glasgow to put their ideas into action. ​Our organisation is human rights and equalities based and community led. 
 +​​We currently have two main projects:​​Challenging Violence Against Women and Women & Asylum Seeker Housing//
 ===== Social Projects ===== ===== Social Projects =====
 ==== Art & Culture ==== ==== Art & Culture ====
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   * [[https://​glasgowwoodrecycling.org.uk|Glasgow Wood Recycling]] - //Solutions to all your wood needs in one place. We make indoor, outdoor and bespoke furniture made-to-order or ready for sale in our brand new online store. We provide wood collection and recycling services at competitive prices, just get in touch. We are proud to be a social enterprise providing employment opportunities and exceptional reclaimed wood products to the local community and beyond.//   * [[https://​glasgowwoodrecycling.org.uk|Glasgow Wood Recycling]] - //Solutions to all your wood needs in one place. We make indoor, outdoor and bespoke furniture made-to-order or ready for sale in our brand new online store. We provide wood collection and recycling services at competitive prices, just get in touch. We are proud to be a social enterprise providing employment opportunities and exceptional reclaimed wood products to the local community and beyond.//
   * [[http://​www.sprucecarpets.org.uk/​|Spruce Carpets]] - //Spruce Carpets has been providing high-quality affordable flooring since 2005. We offer high quality end of roll/​surplus ​ carpets and vinyl as well as new carpets and vinyl. Doing this means we provide training and work experience opportunities for people who have found themselves excluded from the job market.//   * [[http://​www.sprucecarpets.org.uk/​|Spruce Carpets]] - //Spruce Carpets has been providing high-quality affordable flooring since 2005. We offer high quality end of roll/​surplus ​ carpets and vinyl as well as new carpets and vinyl. Doing this means we provide training and work experience opportunities for people who have found themselves excluded from the job market.//
 +  * [[https://​kabloom.co.uk/​|Kabloom]] -//Here at Kabloom we make fun and innovative products that also happen to be eco-friendly. Designed for interaction,​ inspired by our relationship with nature in the urban environment.//​
 ==== Event Management ==== ==== Event Management ====
   * [[http://​www.inhouse.scot/​|Inhouse Events]] - //Inhouse Events supports learning through events and training. Through creating entertaining and educational events, it aims to provide experiences for communities and practical training and opportunities for those who would like to work in the events industry. //   * [[http://​www.inhouse.scot/​|Inhouse Events]] - //Inhouse Events supports learning through events and training. Through creating entertaining and educational events, it aims to provide experiences for communities and practical training and opportunities for those who would like to work in the events industry. //
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   * [[http://​www.bridging-the-gap.org/​|Bridging the Gap]] - //A Gorbals-based charity established in 1998//   * [[http://​www.bridging-the-gap.org/​|Bridging the Gap]] - //A Gorbals-based charity established in 1998//
     * [[https://​www.facebook.com/​highrisebakers/​|High Rise Bakers]] ([[https://​twitter.com/​highrisebakers|Twitter]]) - // Community bakers creating delicious nutritious bread in a shared kitchen on the ground floor of a high rise flat. Part of [[http://​www.bridging-the-gap.org/​|Bridging the Gap]] //     * [[https://​www.facebook.com/​highrisebakers/​|High Rise Bakers]] ([[https://​twitter.com/​highrisebakers|Twitter]]) - // Community bakers creating delicious nutritious bread in a shared kitchen on the ground floor of a high rise flat. Part of [[http://​www.bridging-the-gap.org/​|Bridging the Gap]] //
 +  * [[http://​www.shettlestongrowing.org.uk/​|Shettleston Community Growing Project]] - //​Shettleston Community Growing Project (SCGP) was set up in 2009 by local people who wished to grow food for themselves and their families.//
 +  * [[http://​southseeds.org/​|South Seeds]] - //South Seeds is a community organisation based in the South Central area of Glasgow. We aim to work in partnership with residents and organisations within the local community to help improve the look and feel of the area. //
 +  * See also [[charities_trusts#​Foodbanks|Charities & Trusts: Foodbanks]]
 ==== Gifts & Crafts ==== ==== Gifts & Crafts ====
   * [[https://​www.janglingspace.org/​|Jangling Space]] - //Jangling Space is all about being collaborative,​ so it seeks to involve people as both thinkers and doers in all of its work.  It makes beautiful objects in order   * [[https://​www.janglingspace.org/​|Jangling Space]] - //Jangling Space is all about being collaborative,​ so it seeks to involve people as both thinkers and doers in all of its work.  It makes beautiful objects in order
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   * [[http://​southwestcommunitycycles.co.uk/​|Southwest Community Cycles]] - //From our Cycle Resource Centre we promote cycling and the provision of cycling services through: cycle rental; bike maintenance and repair; secure park and ride facilities; cycle tuition; commuter confidence building; play on pedals; led rides; and a mobile Dr. Bikes service, at a convenient location for those who do not currently have access to such equipment and services.//   * [[http://​southwestcommunitycycles.co.uk/​|Southwest Community Cycles]] - //From our Cycle Resource Centre we promote cycling and the provision of cycling services through: cycle rental; bike maintenance and repair; secure park and ride facilities; cycle tuition; commuter confidence building; play on pedals; led rides; and a mobile Dr. Bikes service, at a convenient location for those who do not currently have access to such equipment and services.//
 ==== Housing ==== ==== Housing ====
-  * [[http://​www.cassiltoun.org.uk/​|Cassiltoun ​Housing ​Association]] - //​Cassiltoun Housing Association is a community-based and tenant-led social landlord based in Castlemilk, Glasgow. It is passionate about providing value for money and delivering high quality services to its tenants. It has gone beyond the traditional landlord role and now delivers a range of projects for its tenants and the wider community.//​+  ​* See **[[Housing ​Associations]]**
   * [[https://​homesforgood.org.uk/​|Homes For Good]] - //Homes for Good (Scotland) CIC is an award-winning letting agency and the first in Scotland to be run as a social enterprise. It provides happy homes for tenants and safe investments for their landlords. Glasgow-based,​ it manages properties across 9 local authority areas in Scotland. The letting agency offers a full property management service for landlords, along with investment advice and guidance through the changing legal environment.//​   * [[https://​homesforgood.org.uk/​|Homes For Good]] - //Homes for Good (Scotland) CIC is an award-winning letting agency and the first in Scotland to be run as a social enterprise. It provides happy homes for tenants and safe investments for their landlords. Glasgow-based,​ it manages properties across 9 local authority areas in Scotland. The letting agency offers a full property management service for landlords, along with investment advice and guidance through the changing legal environment.//​
-  * [[https://​www.glenoaks.org.uk/​|Glen Oaks Housing Association]] - //Glen Oaks Housing Association provides landlord services and community representation in six communities in the South West of Glasgow: Arden, Darnley, Pollok, Old Darnley, Regents Park and Southpark Village. Since 1991 the Association has built up a strong reputation as an innovative community-controlled organisation which places customer service, financial viability and being an excellent employer at its heart. The Association is controlled by a voluntary board.// +
-  * [[http://​www.partickha.org.uk/​|Partick Housing Association]] - //Partick Housing Association is a leading, innovative, Scottish social housing provider, based in the West End of Glasgow. It was founded in 1975 by a community tenants’ association and local community group, the Partick Society, to tackle sub-standard housing in the area, saving tenements from demolition, and remodelling commercial and public buildings. This created more local housing and new businesses to sustain a diverse and cohesive community//​ +
-  * [[https://​www.qcha.org.uk/​|Queens Cross Housing Association]] - //Queens Cross Housing Association (QCHA) provides nearly 4,300 affordable rented homes in an area that stretches north from Glasgow city centre along +
-either side of the Forth and Clyde Canal. Its housing stock includes multistorey flats, deck access properties and tenements in four neighbourhoods:​ Woodside, Hamiltonhill/​Westercommon,​ Queens Cross and Dundasvale//​ +
-  * [[https://​southside-ha.org/​|Southside Housing Association]] ​+
 ==== Interpreting & Translation ==== ==== Interpreting & Translation ====
   * [[http://​www.voiceoverinterpreting.org.uk/​|Voiceover Interpreting Services: A Govan Community Project Company]] - //VoiceOver is a not for profit social enterprise founded by the Govan Community Project in 2011.//   * [[http://​www.voiceoverinterpreting.org.uk/​|Voiceover Interpreting Services: A Govan Community Project Company]] - //VoiceOver is a not for profit social enterprise founded by the Govan Community Project in 2011.//
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