Forward Enterprise Support

Tailored business support to help you become self-employed, start up or develop your own business.

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Who we help

We can help you if you live in England and are:

  • An ex-offender; or
  • In recovery from addiction; or
  • Unemployed or not in education, employment or training; or
  • Facing other challenges or barriers to starting your own business

How we help

You’ll be assigned an Enterprise Coach and where appropriate, a Business Mentor who will guide you through every step of your journey. Our service is primarily delivered through face-to-face contact but we are able to support you remotely as well.

Support includes:

  • Information, advice and guidance for starting up during and post-Covid; developing the right mind set; how to develop your business; business planning; applying for funding; and getting ready to launch; and tax issues
  • Help applying for funding
  • Access to our partners for networking and additional business support
  • Access to our workshops and masterclasses, in conjunction with our corporate partners including Deloitte
  • Funding via our Forward Enterprise Micro-Grant (subject to availability of funds)
  • Structured informal and accredited Enterprise Training
  • Access to our bank of online resources including business plan templates, pre-recorded sessions,  vlogs, inspirational webinars and much more

If there’s something else you would like our help with but aren’t sure whether it’s covered, just drop us a line and we’ll let you know whether we can help.

https://www.forwardtrust.org.uk/service/enterprise-support/

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phone

Herefordshire

01432 261758

Shropshire

01743 250526

Telford & Wrekin

01952 567589

or email us direct

[email protected]