Social Firms Scotland is the national support body for Social Firms in Scotland. A Social Firm is a specific type of Social Enterprise where the social mission is to create employment, and meaningful work (incl training and volunteering opportunities) for people who face significant barriers to employment – in particular, people with a disability (including mental ill health and learning disabilities) a substance abuse issue, a prison record, a homelessness issue and young people.

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Public Procurement: 12 years of Reform – has it made a difference? 

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2 fully funded Community Learning Exchanges

– CCI Scotland

– Grassmarket Community Project

RT @GCP_Edinburgh: We create a supportive environment where people learn skills, be part of a team & achieve their goals. For some this is…14 hours ago
RT @LintelTrust: Great quality furniture, brilliant #reuse of waste wood and a #socialenterprise offering wonderful employability opportuni…14 hours ago

The Bread maker is an artisan bakery and coffee house, offering premium quality products, using the best ingredients and the highest manufacturing standards while functioning as a social firm allowing adults with learning disabilities to fully participate in a thriving and growing concern