Education & Training

Access Media
A media production company operating in the central belt of Scotland offering video production services, photography, training and education projects.
Assist Social Capital
Assist Social Capital CIC (ASC) works with individuals and organisations anywhere to develop communities, using ‘social capital’ as a critical resource.
Breadshare CIC
Breadshare serves and involves the community, by making excellent nutritious bread using organic ingredients and distinctive local product,helping to create a more sustainable and health enhancing food system.
Community Enterprise
Community Enterprise delivers a range of business development training courses for community organisations and helps develop their financial capacity and assets.
Cre8te Opportunities Limited
Cre8te is a local enterprise agency offering free advice and support to people within Craigmillar and beyond, who wish to start up in business. Cre8te also owns and manages property and has units available to lease on a short or long-term basis.
Crossing Countries
Crossing Countries provides equal opportunities for disabled and non disabled people to volunteer abroad together.
Cyrenians – FareShare
Cyrenians FareShare, based in Leith, redistributes surplus food from manufacturers and supermarkets to community groups based on a membership system throughout Central and South East Scotland, reducing food insecurity and food waste.
Cyrenians – Food Production
From our Flavour and Haver Cook School, now a food production kitchen, we are responding to the COVID-19 crisis by offering free cooked meals delivered to vulnerable/elderly/ isolated people and families in the community. We also provide meals for NHS staff in Edinburgh as well as people in temporary accommodation.
Diverse Recruitment Scotland
We are a recruitment company helping organisations who are looking to recruit high quality staff from diverse backgrounds. Established by LINKnet Mentoring limited, DRC is the first and only recruitment consultancy in Scotland that specialises in helping minority ethnic job seekers into employment.
Edinburgh Community Food
Edinburgh Community Food delivers fruit to the work place and fruit and vegetables to the home and is an accredited REHIS centre for health and hygiene training. All of its profits go back into its community work in Edinburgh to encourage healthy eating and cooking on a budget in disadvantaged areas.
Edinburgh Old Town Development Trust
Edinburgh Old Town Development Trust (EOTDT) was set up by local residents to help the Old Town develop in a way that meets the needs of the people who live in it
EOTDT is a registered charity committed to the revitalisation of the Old Town through stimulating growth in community participation, the arts and enterprise.
Forth Sector Development
FSD is part of the wider Forth Sector group which provides supported employment placements, training and employability skills to people with long term and enduring mental health problems and others significantly disadvantaged in the workplace.
Geotourist
Geotourist’s multi award-winning GPS-guided travel app features expert-curated audio trails. Hailed as the “Future of Travel-Tech” and featured in multiple sector reports on Future Trends, including Visit Britain, WTM Insights and Euromonitor International.
Grace Chocolates made by Positive Changes (Scotland) CIC
Our chocolates are handmade by women who have touched the Scottish criminal justice system and are making positive changes in their lives. Through making and selling our chocolates the women receive support, work experience and the opportunity to raise their self- esteem helping lower barriers faced in finding fulfilling work.
Invisible Cities Ltd
Invisible Cities trains people who have experienced homelessness to become walking tour guides of the city, and promotes socially oriented walking tours.
Living Solutions (Scotland)
Living solutions is a dynamic social enterprise and recognised charity which offers tree surgery and forestry and countryside services across central Scotland.
Love Gorgie
Gorgie City Farm is a free-entry city farm. It serves as a unique outdoor resource offering hands on educational and learning opportunities for all our visitors and offers educational tours and workshops for organised groups.
MHScot Workplace Wellbeing CIC
MHScot Workplace Wellbeing CIC is a small disability-led Social Enterprise, based in Edinburgh, which supports the mental health and wellbeing of all Scotland’s workforce in the private, public and third sector.
Mind’s Well
We aim to reduce the number of people resorting to self-harming behaviours including drug and alcohol abuse, self-injury, misusing medication and other potentially harmful behaviours. We use a combination of: one to one support; talking therapies; psycho-educational opportunities and training around self-harm, mental health, and suicide prevention. We also offer wellbeing consultancy.
Pilotlight
Pilotlight is a unique, capacity building charity offering free tailored strategic planning support to charities and social enterprises that are tackling disadvantage in the UK.

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