If you have not come across the Cinnamon Network yet in your community or church ministry do take a look at their website https://www.cinnamonnetwork.co.uk/
The Cinnamon Network delivers training, advice and small grants to help churches start social action projects in their communities.
They also offer regular free webinars that you can sign up to. The upcoming webinar is on building partnerships with local agencies, other churches ad local authorities next Thursday, 5th November at 11 am. More information, including how to book can be found on https://www.cinnamonnetwork.co.uk/better-together/
There is also a wonderful story of how the Cinnamon Network has helped a church in Erdington, a built-up community in Birmingham with significant levels of unemployment, to set up a Job Club through local partnership working: