Explore this section to access Government and guidance from the charity and social enterprise sector, as well as support for those who are self employed.

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Government Support

Our plan to rebuild: The UK Government’s COVID-19 recovery strategy 

Read the Government’s roadmap for how and when the UK will adjust its response to the COVID-19 crisis.

Recovery Loan Scheme launches 

A new government-backed loan scheme launches  (on 6 April) 2021 to provide additional finance to those businesses that need it.

Furlough Scheme

Business Support Tool

The Government has released a comprehensive tool to see what financial support businesses may be entitled to. If you're self-employed or a business owner and wondering what financial support you might be entitled to then the new tool can help. By filling out a simple online questionnaire you will then be directed to a list of all the financial support you may be eligible for. Try it now.

Startups and the Self Employed