COVID-19 SUPPORT

If your business has been affected by the restrictions introduced to address the COVID-19 pandemic, make sure that you check out what support is available. Below are links to various government support schemes that may be of use to you.

Check them out but do also talk to us about what you could be doing to protect and develop your business during the current emergency, or how you could re-design your business to continue trading in spite of the restrictions.

BUSINESS SUPPORT

Restart to Growth
A service from Sheffield City Region Growth Hub providing dedicated support from a business consultant to help plan your way back to growth.
https://www.scrgrowthhub.co.uk/re-start-to-growth/  

D2N2 C19 help page
Various information from D2N2 Growth Hub covering grants, learning and advice for when you decide to restart your business
http://www.d2n2lep.org/Covid-19  

Support from Clowne Enterprise
Don’t forget to contact us if there are specific questions to which you need answers, or if you want to talk through decisions about what to do next. Our contact details are in the green box at the bottom of the page.

FINANCES

Business financial support finder
Step by step tool to see what support you may be eligible for
https://www.gov.uk/business-coronavirus-support-finder

Self Employment Income Support scheme
This is the grant of 80% of your monthly income, based on previous tax returns.
Make sure you have your Unique Taxpayer Reference and National Insurance Number to hand and go here to check if you are eligible:
https://www.gov.uk/guidance/claim-a-grant-through-the-self-employment-income-support-scheme

“Bounce Back Loan” scheme
Loans of up to £50k, 100% backed by the government, for businesses hit by C-19. Now open.
https://www.gov.uk/guidance/apply-for-a-coronavirus-bounce-back-loan

LEARNING

If you are not able to work at the moment this could give you the opportunity to build your skills to boost your business for the future.

Clowne Enterprise Self-Employment resources
If you want to be learning a bit more about running your own business while you are stuck at home, check out our own learning resources
https://clowne-enterprise.org.uk/learning-resources/

Online learning toolkit
Free courses on digital and other skills
https://theskillstoolkit.campaign.gov.uk/

Webinars from D2N2
The local Growth Hub is offering far more online training and workshops.
https://www.d2n2growthhub.co.uk/events/

GET IN TOUCH

If you want to know more about our services or are ready to take us up on them then get in touch. Just call us, drop us an email or head to our contact form.

Paul     07973 522772 or paul@clowne-enterprise.org.uk

Nigel    07989 251333 or nigel@clowne-enterprise.org.uk