WHM Work Connections has supported the development of Countryside Enterprises – a ‘Community Interest Company’ which is owned and run by people with disabilities. There is opportunity to develop/work within small community social enterprises to provide goods and services to the local and wider community.

WHM Work Connections has supported the development of Countryside Enterprises – a ‘Community Interest Company’ which is owned and run by people with disabilities. There is opportunity to develop/work within small community social enterprises to provide goods and services to the local and wider community.

WHM Work Connections provides all staffing support required, facilities and has appointed an Enterprise Coordinator- Pippa to oversee the development of the company and to research/write grant applications. Being part of our community enterprises helps you to explore the following opportunities…

  • To produce goods and provide services for the local community
  • Opportunity to practice work skills and gain true work experience
  • Opportunity to work as part of a team or individually
  • Opportunity to earn a wage, or receive a share of the profits of any money made
  • Develop a sense of responsibility and control over how any money made is used
  • Opportunity to develop your own business ideas and set up your own business
  • Opportunity to work in a safe supported environment

Some enterprises currently up and running...

The aim for each enterprise is for them to become self-sufficient and for those involved to earn a shared profit

Enterprises & shop open to the public every day

Many of our enterprises such as contract gardening and car washing are run as services available for the public. The information in this section is aimed at the public, click below to find out more

 

Interested in any of the above enterprise services?

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