Our Social Enterprises
As part of our role in offering Employment and Training Services, we have a number of social enterprises that offer services to the Paisley and Renfrewshire community, while providing supported employment to young people.
Based in Hillington Park, The Experience is a large themed entertainment and events venue housing Scotland’s only electric Go-karting Arena. The venue also boasts The Academy Cafe and training kitchens, Laser Tag, large conference suite, sensory room, event and party spaces, and a host of fun, educational activities. Young people gain work experience across a number of areas from front-of-house customer service, cooking skills, events planning to maintaining the electric Go-karts.
Contact: Lynsey McLean
Phone: 0141 883 4005
Lothian Street, Hillington Park, Hillington, G52 4JR
A huge second hand furniture emporium – please come and have a browse! Also offers services such as painting, decorating, gardening and property clearance to both the general public and commercial companies.
Contact: Karen Gilligan
Phone: 0141 847 6626
The Guild-Commended Framer at Frameworks offers a first-class, reputable, impressive picture framing service to customers at a range of competitive prices. All frames are hand-made and suited to the customer’s individual requirements.
Contact: George Rae
Phone: 0141 847 6629
Vehicle mechanics business offering a complete range of services to drivers including MOTs, tyres and full valet service.
Contact: Ross Fordham
Phone: 0141 847 6600
Offers all aspects of horticultural work, from garden maintenance to hard and soft landscaping.
Contact: Stephen McMurray
Phone: 07918 707 063
MowerWorks carries out all aspects of repair and service to grass-cutting machinery. Our services are aimed at members of the public in and around Renfrewshire, including landscaping businesses and local authorities. Each job is individually assessed and priced.
Phone: 0141 847 6600
Offers the design and manufacture of promotional products, including t-shirts, mugs, mouse mats and bags. Undertakes large orders from companies and charities, as well as individuals requiring just one personalised product.
Contact: Sarah Falconer
Phone: 0141 847 6628