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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AIM TO FLOURISH project

Case studies of Scottish social enterprises – showcasing social impact in 2018

RT @GCP_Edinburgh: Few people knew we are in the hotel business. Check out this bug hotel we made for @Edinburgh_CC @LesleyMcMillan1 No job…3 days ago
RT @ScotProcurement: Our #eCommerce team manages a range of online systems that are free and available for anyone to use at any time. #Scot3 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