To receive support through the programme, social enterprises must complete an expression of interest form and registration form, and meet the eligibility requirements, which as a minimum include:
Assistance is available to complete all relevant forms and assess eligibility.
The Humber SEA can work with the following types of social enterprise:
The Humber SEA can work with any or all relevant stakeholders in the organisation, for example directors, trustees, senior managers and staff (depending on organisational type & status). However, your social enterprise must be registered onto the Humber SEA in the first instance by a senior representative of your organisation; that is, a Director, Trustee or Chief Executive/Managing Director.
Eligible social enterprises will receive a minimum of 12 hours of support through the programme, focused on exploring growth opportunities and removing barriers to growth. In practice, this may include:
The support is flexible and will adapt to the individual organisation’s needs, however if you are looking to achieve one or more of the following impacts on your organisation then The Humber SEA is likely for you:
To learn more about the programme and discover if the available support can help your social enterprise achieve its plans for growth, please contact:
Delivery Officer – Humber Social Enterprise Accelerator Pilot
Goodwin Community Hub, 63 – 71 Anlaby Road, Hull, HU3 2LL
Mobile: 07377 387116
We’ve already helped a number of businesses on their way to success and want to make it as simple as possible for you to access support too. If you’re interested in attending a bespoke one-to-one session, taking part in one of our workshops or finding out whether you’re eligible for a business grant, just follow our three simple steps:
Theprogramme offers support for businesses through three schemes. Browse this website for more information about each.
95% of SMEs in the Humber region may be eligible to access support. If you’re a business with under 250 full-time equivalent employees you should fit the bill.
Simply complete an Expression of Interest and we’ll check your eligibility for you. One of our advisors will then be in touch to find out how we can help.Enquire Now
As a minimum, your business must:
If eligible, SMEs will be able to apply for all aspects of theprogramme.Enquire Now
Finance for Growth, ICT for Growth and the Business Growth Scheme are supported by the 2014 to 2020 European Regional Development Fund Programme. These schemes are delivered by Humber Business Growth Hub and Hull City Council, in partnership with East Riding of Yorkshire Council, North Lincolnshire Council, North East Lincolnshire Council and e-factor Group Ltd.