Action Together offer support to groups of people (not individuals) who want to set up a not for profit social enterprise, specifically charities wanting to set up a social enterprise as a trading arm. Support includes advice on the most appropriate way to trade, accountancy support through their Community Accountancy service and, if appropirate, support to set up a company (usually a CIC). Once set up the enterprise can access further support to access funds and manage their business.
Types of support on offer:
Development, strategy & capacity building
Finance & funding (supporting access to)
Governance and legal structures
HR & staff/volunteer management