SUPPORT FOR BUSINESSES

InvestSK is here to help businesses quickly find the support they need to cope with the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

 

Get in touch with our business support team via email: business@investsk.co.uk.

Businesses can access free expert advice to help them bounce back from coronavirus (COVID-19)

The Recovery Advice for Business scheme, supported by the government and hosted on the Enterprise Nation website, will give small firms access to free, one-to-one advice with an expert adviser to help them through the coronavirus pandemic and to prepare for long-term recovery. The platform is now live.

 

Advice offered will include bespoke, specialist assistance from accountancy, legal, and advertising to marketing, recruitment and digital to help businesses adapt to difficult circumstances and to bounce back as the UK economy recovers.

 

Click here to head to the Enterprise Nation website where you’ll be able to access support and advice and help your business recover from the impact of the pandemic.

 

Further support for enterprises is also available locally from a number of other resources:

 

If your business is in or around the Deepings, you might like to contact the Deepings Business Support Group. This great initiative has been established by a number of local bodies and is geared towards urgent support for small and micro businesses particularly, find out more.

 

Alternatively, InvestSK is also aware of other local organisations who have been advertising free support for larger companies:

 

WLP is a firm of experienced business consultants and advisers who have made their first consultation free of charge. Please contact enquiry@w-l-p.co.uk .

 

If your business has a turnover >£1million and more than 6 full time staff, you might like to access the Business Rapid Response Mentoring Programme, offered by the Growth Company. Further details are available from iain.crighton@growthco.uk

 

It should be noted that in offering this advice, InvestSK does not warrant or guarantee any level of service, terms or conditions of any of the above schemes.

Resources by public bodies, organisations and charities that may be useful to employers and employees

Public bodies, organisations and charities have produced additional resources to help both employers and employees manage through coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis.

 

Click here to find out more.

Business Lincolnshire

The Business Lincolnshire Growth Hub provides direct support to businesses across Lincolnshire to help cope with the effects of the coronavirus outbreak.

Business Lincolnshire offers:

  • The latest news, guidance and support for businesses affected by the coronavirus outbreak
  • Funding available to help businesses cope with the effects of the pandemic
  • Support from a dedicated team of business advisers
  • Regular updates via the Business Lincolnshire bulletin

Visit: www.businesslincolnshire.com

Or call 01522 782189 and select option 3 to talk to one of their specialist business advisers.

Business support for providers to South Kesteven District Council

If you provide goods or services to South Kesteven District Council on a regular basis, then the Council will consider making changes to your contract to support cash flow.  Please contact them via accoutancy@southkesteven.gov.uk in the first instance, where they will send out a template to help understand your costs.

Business Representative Organisations and Trade Associations are providing coronavirus related support for specific sectors

The government is working closely with Business Representative Organisations and Trade Associations to support the national response to coronavirus.

 

Click here to find sector specific information and a list of organisations you can speak with to get advice. Many of these organisations are also happy to respond to non-member queries related to coronavirus. The websites also include sector-specific guidance and Q&A. This list does not cover all trade associations and business representatives.

Mental health support for businesses

The Mental Health Foundation has released a PDF outlining mental health issues in the workplace and how to support employees effected by mental health issues, click to find out more.

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