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 @the_bread_maker: Something exciting is happening @the_bread_maker , building work started last week to extend our bakery creating more…3 hours ago
RT @the_bread_maker: Hotcross bun kinda day 😁 https://t.co/RPccodR1zT4 days 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