Welcome to Acorn
Acorn Enterprises has been established for over twenty three years. As a registered charity and the trading arm of the Jersey Employment Trust, our aim is to provide employment, employment training, work experience and voluntary work for people with a disability and long term health condition. There are three areas to the business at Acorn; A horticultural nursery, bicycle sales and repairs, and the Woodshack recycled timber.
Our mission statement
"To empower & facilitate people with a disability and long term health condition in Jersey. To maximise their potential to gain and maintain open employment through individual training, education and support"
The nursery and sale of reconditioned bicycles is well established at Acorn. Our newest exciting development is the establishment of the Acorn Woodshack. A social enterprise, recycling waste timber within the island, for reuse and recycling into furniture products.