FREE Support

Currently we are offering support under the following programmes.

Click on the links below to access more information:

Business Support for Co-ops

Formerly known as The Hive, the programme helps build better co-operative businesses by offering up to six days expert support to those wanting to start, develop or convert to a co-op. This programme is supported by a partnership between Co-operatives UK and The Co-operative Bank. Anyone in NI can apply for support to start a new co-op, convert a business to a co-op or grow your own co-op.

Belfast City Council Support Programme

Any co-operative located in Belfast can avail of this programme and expert mentoring . To apply application is now online at the link above.

Cultivating Community Farming 2022-2024

Now closed.