Our aims and objectives, impact on the ground and how we operate within a federation of charities.
The main themes of our work and some of our most important initiatives
What we can do for the wide range of people and organisations that we work with.
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For more information about our services please contact:
Jane StaleyExecutive Director
Tel: 01606 723160
Fax: 01606 723170
Groundwork Cheshire has been working with its local
authority partners since 1983 – delivering, in partnership, a
diverse range of programmes and projects. In 2009, the county
of Cheshire underwent local government reorganisation, and since
then Groundwork has been working closely with its two new unitary
authorities – Cheshire East and Cheshire West and Chester.
Local authorities are Groundwork’s most
important partners and we work closely with them to develop and
deliver programmes and projects that benefit the communities – be
they businesses, neighbourhoods or schools – that we collectively
The relationship works because Groundwork is
not tied up with some of the red tape that can often constrain the
public sector. We can find innovative, experimental and
creative solutions to problems, we can tap into funding streams
which are closed to the public sector, we can act as an independent
third party in more sensitive settings and we get things done.
Our extensive portfolio of work means that we have a vast
network of contacts across many sectors and across the entire
county. Our knowledge and experience is put to good use on
the Local Strategic Partnerships and the emerging sub-regional
Total Place - Tackling Child Poverty in Ellesmere Port
In partnership, delivering diversity of programmes