The Social Enterprise Support Team project  offers bespoke support to new and existing social enterprises. The project aims to increase the number of social enterprises in the target area, enable existing organisations to become more sustainable and expand their activities and to address the objectives in the PEAT Project Local Development Strategy and Call Specification and cross cutting themes by developing enterprises with the capacity to impact on the issues highlighted in these documents.

We will deliver assistance to organisations in the following area of work:

  • Legal structures and governance
  • Business planning
  • Financial planning
  • Strategic planning
  • Social Return on Investment
  • Human Resources
  • Policies and Procedures
  • Marketing and Market Research
  • Investment Readiness
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Contract Readiness
  • Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Building Organisational Capacity

The project is being delivered in Castleford, Ferrybridge & Airedale in a variety of community settings. We would be willing to assist initiatives in any of the other PEAT areas with advice should it be requested. Please visit CERT Facebook page for more details https://www.certconsultancy.co.uk/free-support-for-social-enterprises To arrange a meeting or find more details contact Neil King 001652 240554 neil@cert-ltd.co.uk