We are leading the way in tackling social isolation and employment barriers in our community. Central to our work is a fundamental belief that everyone possesses unique talents and potential.
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Our Social Enterprises

Cafe Cornell work-based Training Academy, Saffron Walden .

Cafe Cornell is our flagship community cafe, offering great food in a vibrant, inclusive atmosphere.
Our dedicated team of staff and volunteers work alongside adults with barriers to employment, providing work-based training in a live hospitality environment.

Cornell Salon

Cornell Health & Beauty





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Make a real difference to someone's life by making a small donation to our outreach and inclusion work

Enabling Angels

We are a work-based training academy; therefore, any of our students can take time out if needed.

Some of our students will choose to make our ‘Enabling Angels’ which are then offered to the public for a donation.

All donation go towards funding our accredited ASDAN qualifications and Inclusion Programmes.

Suggested Donation £2.50

The last couple of years have been difficult for many businesses and individuals. To read our story, our outcomes, and our plans for the future, please click the link below.

Our Inclusion and Thrive Employability Programmes currently have a limited number of workshop spaces available!

Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday

(any two days a week, subject to availability)

Cornell Court, Small bridge Road, Saffron Walden CB11 3NS

The Enterprise East Group CIC offer support for people who have barriers or challenges to work.

Are you unemployed and thinking about starting or returning to work, would like to gain some new skills and work experience?

Why not join our Inclusion and Thrive programme!

Our programmes are particularly relevant for people with complex lives or additional support needs, who require support on their future employment journey. The workshops focus on hospitality and events and are designed to give you the opportunity to gain both transferable and specialist work skills, an accredited qualification, increase your confidence and explore your true potential that will support your journey to work. This programme also offers a chance to make new friends and have fun through exceptional learning experiences and community engagement.

We know that you may feel anxious, but please do not worry. We create an open, safe, and enjoyable learning environment.

We are ready when you are!

For more information and pictures of our workshops please take a look at our gallery or contact