Social Enterprise Leader awarded OBE in New Year’s Day Honours list

We are delighted that Claudia Sykes, CEO of Social Enterprise Kent and All Seasons Community Care, two prominent Kent-based social enterprises, has been awarded an OBE for services to the social enterprise and health and social care sector.  Claudia is honoured among an incredible list of over 1000 people, the majority for outstanding work in their communities. In what has …

Claudia Sykes has been listed in the annual WISE 100 Awards

We are incredibly proud that our CEO, Claudia Sykes has been listed in the annual WISE 100 Awards (Women in Social Enterprise). The award recognises women of inspiration: brilliant women leading the UK’s social enterprises in their battle to survive and thrive during the Covid-19 pandemic. As a social enterprise, we deliver a range of different programmes to support our …

Kickstart Programme

Have you heard of the new Kickstart programme, aimed to help people aged 16-24 into work? Kickstart gives 6-month paid job placements for young people currently on Universal Credit and at risk of long-term unemployment. The job placements should support the participants to develop the skills and experience they need to find work after completing the scheme. Would you like to …

Ageless Thanet Programme Extended until December 2021

Social Enterprise Kent is delighted to announce that the Ageless Thanet programme has been awarded an extension  from the National Lottery Community Fund to continue working with local older people to alleviate loneliness and social isolation. The project is part of a national programme called Ageing Better, designed to improve the lives of people over 50, by reducing loneliness and …