Social Enterprise Advice and Support
Social Enterprise Acumen CIC provides support to existing and start-up social enterprises and inspires individuals and organisations across the UK and overseas.
- practical resources
- inspirational talks
Whether you are an experienced social entrepreneur, an enthusiastic start-up, or simply have a fantastic idea for the next great social enterprise, we would love to see you at our Social Entrepreneurs Network. This is a free event for social entrepreneurs to share and celebrate their achievements, success and progress. An opportunity to learn from fellow entrepreneurs enthusiasm, innovation and advice for both start up and existing social enterprises.
Social Enterprise Acumen CIC is able to provide support and access to investment opportunities. We are a Big Potential Provider, contact us for more information or check your eligibility.
Develop your skills and build a career to make the world a better place for the things you care about!
Social Enterprise Acumen is starting a training course in Durham and Gateshead one morning each week over 6 weeks. Book a place on individual workshops or start the journey with your idea for a social enterprise and develop your plans over the 6 weeks. By week 6 you’ll be the star of the show with all the information you need to start up and run your social enterprise. Our support doesn’t stop there. If you book all 6 sessions you’ll get 4 hours free individual coaching with our experienced and knowledgeable consultants who will tailor their support to fit you and your businesses individual needs.
Durham SEA Stars, as part of the DurhamWorks Programme is for unemployed 16-24 year olds in Durham. Every Friday is Fun Friday where you can enjoy an afternoon of working with social enterprises to develop your creative thinking and problem solving techniques through fun activities and team building exercises. You will get the opportunity to connect with like minded people, while working through ways in which you can create positive results in your local community … followed by pizza.
Book in for a 40 minute session with Kate Welch to discuss your social enterprise.
Be part of a movement challenging the way in which we buy our goods and services. Social Enterprise Acumen CIC takes a lad role in the organisation of the North East Social Enterprise Festival hosted by social enterprise Sage, Gateshead