Enterprise and self-employment

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Prince’s Trust

Support for starting a business

We’ve helped over 86,000 young people to start their own business – and you could be next. We work with 18 to 30-year-olds living in the UK to turn big ideas into a reality.

What’s involved in Enterprise?

Got a business in mind or want to explore an idea? From training and mentoring support to funding and resources, we're here to help you become the best entrepreneur you can be. Our free Enterprise programme takes place in a centre near you.

RIDO Business Hubs


You can call on our onsite advisors for help in developing your business free of charge, whenever you need it.

RiDO provides a comprehensive range of advice and support to businesses across Rotherham free of charge, helping to grow the local economy. We deliver these services from the Business Hubs, supporting all stages of business development from start-up advice to help you get your business idea off the ground to advice to help prepare your company for growth.

Start Your Own Business in Rotherham


If you are thinking about starting a business in Rotherham or would like to grow your existing business, you have come to the right place!

Start Your Own Business in Rotherham contains masses of free resources and the useful information that will help give your venture the best chance of success. It also highlights local organisations who offer friendly business advice and services that you need.

GOUNDWORK: Changing places/Changing lives


Social Enterprise Exchange is a new initiative providing a comprehensive programme of support to social enterprises across the Sheffield City Region to promote social entrepreneurship and contribute toward job creation, growth and social inclusion. Social Enterprise Exchange is delivered in collaboration with the Sheffield City Region Growth Hub by a community-based consortium.

Groundwork South Yorkshire is the Lead Delivery Partner in delivering the Accelerate Programme.

· Accelerate your social enterprise start-up with access to our programme of start-up Accelerate Workshops, bespoke support, 

  networking events and social enterprise start-up grants.

· Transform your existing social enterprise with the support of our specialist social enterprise advisers including business planning,

   marketing, access to finance, building-based development, masterclasses and grants for social enterprise growth.