Social businesses are full of passion, but can often work in isolation. Jean Jarvis thinks there’s huge potential in becoming more connected, particularly with social landlords. She describes how matching her social enterprise Fuse Enterprise CIC with a social housing provider has brought even greater potential for empowerment to communities.
For many social housing providers, it’s becoming increasingly apparent that working in their neighbourhoods to empower communities through enterprise is a model that not only builds more sustainable tenancies but also improves social cohesion.
Encouraging and supporting people to improve their life prospects brings so many rewards for individuals, their immediate families and for the wider communities in which they live.Read More