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Community Hub and Social Enterprise

Re-Instate / Community Hub and Social Enterprise

Re-Instates New Community Hub

Re-Instates new Community Hub operates a number of commercial services for the benefit of people who use our services.

Basils’ (named after Basil Huett, the Founder of Re-Instate) is Re-Instates refreshment space offering drinks and snacks to groups and people who use our facilities.

Basil’s is run by people who use our services. We offer work placements that include the opportunity to study for accredited qualifications in Safer Food Handling and Customer Service.

Basil’s is now officially open for business!

Room Hire

We now offer local groups the opportunity to hire our space and facilities. Our space can be hired at £20 per hour plus VAT weekdays, £25 per hour plus VAT evenings (after 6pm) and £35 per hour plus VAT weekendsWe can also provide drinks and snacks at an additional charge.

Call Tel:0208  3201212 or 01322 438155  for more info or email us

Members of the Basil’s Team, Zoe, Niz and Michaela.

Re-Instates Social Enterprise is based at the Community Hub and can often be a first step towards people achieving work goals. Engaging with the Social Enterprise gives people a sense of purpose, as well as a practical work experience in a wide variety of commercial practices. The development of work and social skills help to build confidence, and are a stepping-stone towards competitive employment. The work experience supports skills development, including:

 Customer service
 Health & Safety management
 Operations and work-flow
 Fulfilment and collation
 Admin and office skills
 Quality Control
 Team working

Whilst engaging with the Social Enterprise hub, people will be able to access appropriate courses to support employability in preparation for open employment.

Business Services

Re-Instate offers a range of Business services to organisations. We keen to develop projects in a wide range of areas to support our people to gain work skills and experience. Work, could include:

A recent order for The Guardian

 Managing the logistics and collation of Goody-bags
 Admin support
 Packing and labelling
 Managing mail-shots

Re-Instate are looking to innovate and set-up new ventures to support people to reach their work goals.

Re-Instate provide cost-effective solutions to a range of business problems, and as a Social Enterprise supporting people experiencing mental ill-health, we can make your money go further. Over 20% of SMEs in the UK are Social Enterprises.

What Re-Instate could do for you? Please give us a call on 01322 438155 |

Volunteering and Work Experience

Re-Instate welcomes volunteers. We have roles available in our Community Hub, Social Enterprise and Employment Service. Recent placements include nursing students wishing to gain experience in mental health or learning disabilities and young people on work experience. Re-Instate holds accreditation for working with young people on work experience aged 16-18. For further information please contact Beth Rice or Simon Hart.

Tel:0208 3201212

Project Sunflower

Funded by The Lloyds Foundation and Re-Instate, Project Sunflower is our project for people with learning disabilities who want to develop employment skills, independence, volunteer, gain work experience and accredited qualifications. Referrals can be made directly to Zoe Sinclaire, Project Sunflower Co-ordinator.

Tel:01322 438 155 |