Growing the social enterprise sector - West Midlands

Free coaching and expert business advice for pre-start and existing social enterprises in the West Midlands.

Who it’s for

You can apply as:

  • a group of 2 or more who wants to set up a social enterprise
  • a voluntary and community groups
  • an existing business trying to convert to a social enterprise
  • public sector employees who want externalise their service

You must be based in the rurally isolated areas of Warwickshire, Shropshire, Herefordshire, Worcestershire and Staffordshire or the disadvantaged urban areas of Coventry, Birmingham, the Black Country and Stoke.

Existing social enterprises may be eligible for support if they are small and medium size enterprises and haven’t received more than of €200,000 of aid in the past 3 years.


Coventry and Warwickshire Co-operative Development Agency Limited (CWCDA)

Find out more on the CWCDA website
Published 20 March 2017