July 14, 2016

Current Projects

We are currently involved in or running a number of projects throughout the Berwick upon Tweed area.

Projects that we currently manage and have an involvement in are:

Here for You – Employability Support, assisting with jobsearching activities, CV writing and more

Supporting Families – A programme to support families in the Berwick area overcome barriers and challenges

Community Grant Fund – Small funding opportunity for local communiyt organisations to develop new projects and activities.

Childcare – Employing a number of Sure Start staff to provide Outreach services and Sure Start Centres in North Northumberland

CoRE Legacy Fund – utilising funds from the Community Wind Turbine to provide funding opportunities for renewable energy initiatives in the North East

Coastal Communities Team – Developing and Progessing Berwick’s Economic Plan

Berwick Barracks – Supporting English Heritage, Woodhorn Trust and the KOSB to find a long term sustainable future for the site to improve tourist opportunities and the local economy.

Assisting Others – Assisting other people/local community groups in fundraising for projects i.e The Port Authority.

Neighbourhood Plan – The Trust plays a part in the Steering Group and the Housing Group looking at ways to provide more effective affordable housing and that the future housing mix meets the local need.