The Partnership Foundation
Havant Borough Council provides a Business Start-up Grant to eligible Havant businesses, to make a positive contribution towards the cost of creating a new small business.
A Start Up Loan is a personal loan that must be used for business purposes. The scheme is aimed to help individuals starting a new venture which is either still in the planning stages or has been trading for up to 12 months (although this may be extended to 24 months).
Business loan finance for start-ups
Digital Hampshire - Knowledge-sharing, debate & inspiration throughout Hampshire's digital community
Start Me Up 50
Helping young people overcome barriers and get their lives working
Artswork run various work-based learning initiatives to enable businesses to develop a skilled and effective workforce, grow new markets and assist in succession planning.
A unique new business start-up finance programme for entrepreneurs
Supporting even more young people into apprenticeships
The Federation of Small Businesses is the UK's largest campaigning pressure group promoting and protecting the interests of the self-employed and owners of small firms. Formed in 1974, it now has around 200,000 members across 33 regions and 188 branches.
Working with Senior Management Teams in the SME and Corporate Markets
The organisation ‘a space arts’ provides affordable studio space and professional development opportunities for emerging artistic talent. ‘a space arts’ provides start up opportunities for graduates in the visual arts and a range of creative industries.
The EEF representing manufacturing at the heart of government. The EEF is the route to services including membership, training, development, consultancy and representation.
The Start-up Support Network resources in the Hampshire Business Directory provide a useful resource to find the professional advice and support you need to succeed.
Itchen Sixth Form College - a vibrant college in Southampton, Hampshire. With approximately 1,450 students - 10% from our highly successful International School - Itchen is small enough to ensure that every student matters and feels valued; this leads to our students achieving successes, beyond the college's small size.
Sparsholt College Apprenticeship programmes can train all your staff, developing the academic and technical skills your business needs.