Sector

SOCIAL ENTERPRISES

Resources for social enterprises - for people thinking about setting up a social enterprise to those more well established. Click here to find out more.

PUBLIC BODIES 

Social enterprises are well-placed to help local authorities and public bodies deliver current priorities for efficiency and value-for-money by: providing better public services; contributing to economic development; supporting community development and cohesion; and addressing social exclusion. Click here to find out more.

PRIVATE SECTOR 

We're here to help businesses connect with social enterprise, whether it’s to help them develop programmes to support the social enterprise sector or by advising them on how to get more social enterprises into their supply chains. Click here to find out more.

CHARITIES & VOLUNTARY SECTOR ORGANISATIONS

Faced with cuts to traditional funding streams lots of traditional charities are adopting the social enterprise approach. Many who have made the transition say social enterprise has opened up a huge range of possibilities for their organisation and enabled them to achieve sustainable growth and increased social impact. Click here to find out more.

PUBLIC SECTOR SPIN OUTS

We provide support to those 'spinning out' of the public sector to set up social enterprises and mutuals. The journey to becoming a social enterprise calls for a clear vision and dedication, but often a new set of skills and way of thinking. Click here to find out more.

HOUSING ASSOCIATIONS 

Housing associations can create real social value in communities when they contract social enterprises to deliver services or become social enterprises themselves. Click here to find out more.

INTERNATIONAL 

Around the world the social enterprise movement is growing. On every continent social enterprises are challenging the biggest social problems while creating jobs and sustainable growth. Click here to find out more.