Turning stress into success – Employ Yourself course is here!

Second Enrolment Day! 19 May 3 – 5:15pm Confusion, anger, frustration, sadness, worry, cashflow stress? We are all feeling it,  especially since coronavirus descended on us all those weeks ago. And for many of us it started a long time before that. Many of us have been unemployed for a long time, unhappy in jobs, coping with illness, caring for others, making difficult decisions and not knowing where to go next. Whether you have been recently laid off, your business has suddenly stopped, or you have been struggling to find work for several years, one thing is for certain – […]

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Connecting Tulse Hill: Help our crowdfunding campaign

Connecting Tulse Hill Please support the crowdfunding campaign being led by High Trees, Tree Shepherd and Jubilee Primary School. Find out more here: https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/connecting-tulse-hill What are we trying to achieve? The global COVID-19 pandemic has created a very uncertain landscape for many Lambeth residents. The move to remote delivery of many key services has left certain individuals isolated and excluded during this time. Many individuals and families in Tulse Hill are particularly hard hit with 1 in 6 households without either wifi or digital devices to stay connected. The digital world we live in means that wifi access is no longer […]

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Coronavirus update

Update 9 June 2020 A note from our CEO Colin Crooks: Coronavirus Hello everyone, We hope you are all keeping as well and safe as possible. Here’s an update on our work at Tree Shepherd. Spaces GLOWS and THRIVE are currently still closed to visitors, shared use or hot-desk workers but we are continuing to allow access to all our office renters who have their own key and are communicating with them about our new plans at the moment. GLOWS will soon be undergoing a refurbishment in response to the challenges COVID presents, and we will be offering individual offices […]

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Church Street courses cancelled

Unfortunately a number of our upcoming Church Street courses have been cancelled. Please refer to our Events page to find out which courses are still running in our sites across London. If you have any concerns please email info@treeshepherd.org.uk or call 020 3948 3020.

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GLOWS free spring workshops now up!

The raft of GLOWS workshops, most of which are free, are now online! Check out our events page and email us at info@treeshepherd.org.uk or call 020 3948 3020 to book your place now. Photography, T-Shirt printing, mosaics, Excel and many more. Hurry and book your place while there’s still space!

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Church Street Westminster: Instagram + finance courses open!

Tree Shepherd has been working with the community in Church Street since January 2019, offering network events, courses and clinics to advise and work with existing traders and those aspiring to set up their own businesses. We are excited to launch our new courses, including Instagram, finance, cashflow, and the latest technologies which help you manage your finances. Please contact Rhona in the Tree Shepherd Team on info@treeshepherd.org or 0203 948 3023 to find out more or enrol. Instagram workshops Tuesday 18th February and Friday 21st February 2020, Community Space, Church Street Library, 67 Church Street, London NW8 8EU Our trainer […]

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Loughborough Junction: Sign up to our February Cashflow, Legal and Tax workshops

It’s not too late to sign up for our cashflow, legal and tax workshops at The Platform in Loughborough Junction, SW9 7AH. It’s open to everyone in Lambeth and our fantastic trainer can shed light on complex areas of cashflow, legalities and tax through some practical tasks. It’s one not to be missed! Get in touch with us on info@treeshepherd.org.uk or call 0203 948 3023 to book your place.      

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Success at Westminster Enterprise Course

Is it really possible to think up a brand new business idea and develop a business plan in one day? Well 33 WAES students proved that you can when they joined our CEO Colin Crooks MBE for an action-packed Enterprise Masterclass. The enthusiastic WAES students came from a wide range of study areas, learning skills from Graphic Design and Fashion to Hair & Beauty. Their challenge was to create a business plan for tackling an important social issue from scratch using Tree Shepherd’s 3M© concept Motivation         your vision and personal driver Market                your customers Mechanics          how you […]

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Glitzy Body Art

Glitzy Body Art was created by local mother of two Vikki Walters in the summer of 2018. With a love of glitter, quirky artwork and the desire to make people feel good, Vikki started the business which would work around her young family. The company’s “pop up glitter bar” is a professional body artist service, including glitter tattoos, festival glitter and creative hair styling. The company has introduced a new biodegradable glitter range, giving you all the “glitz” without the guilt. All staff are covered by public liability insurance. Vikki and her team can cater for private parties, corporate/school/charity events, […]

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Supported Self Employment Academy Course – Croydon

Our second Supported Self Employment Academy started in Croydon during November in association with Status Employment. Following the tremendous success of our first academy Croydon Council are supporting us to deliver a series of Academy’s over the coming months. The academy focuses on supporting people with disabilities to start, run and grow a business. The courses bring people together in a safe space where they can learn about business and share ideas and challenges. The first academy was a great success with several students setting up successful businesses. Yvonne Williams attended our first academy and set up Happy Feet while on […]

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