Free Enterprise Support Available 

Start up grants launched for new entrepreneurs

Social Enterprise Works and the SevernNet Working Partnership are pleased to announce we are to be partnering with Unltd’s Do It For Real Programme.  We will be providing cash awards (£500) and support to those aged between 16 and 30 that have an idea to make a difference in the Avonmouth and Lawrence Weston area.

We are looking for  local residents with ideas for sustainable projects that will real create change in the community. You don’t have to have loads of experience to get involved, all you need is a drive to make a difference in your community and the willingness to work with us to make it happen. Together we will take your idea and create a sustainable model that will create real change in your community.

To find out more about Do it for Real and how to get involved visit our website.  


Social Enterprise Works is leading the development of an enterprise support service in Lawrence Weston and Avonmouth. The service is completely free and is part of a new project called ‘SevernNet Working’ which is a partnership between local organisations to strengthen the provision of employment and enterprise support in Avonmouth and Lawrence Weston.

The service is run out of the new enterprise and employment hubs based in Avonmouth and Lawrence Weston and aims to increase employment in the area through enabling entrepreneurs to start and grow businesses and community enterprises.

If you are an existing business or community enterprise, there is upto 12 hours of free business advise and support available from one of our experienced advisers, simply complete the following form and someone will be in touch to see how we can best help you: .


If your business or community enterprise is in need of support to grow and create a more sustainable future, don’t hesitate to get in touch and see how we can best support you.

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Best wishes

SevernNet Enterprise Team