About us

Welcome to The Engine Room

We’re a bunch of Cornish social partners gearing up to support our amazing Social Enterprise sector.

Drop us a line so we know who you are and what amazing work you do…let us know what support you need and why?

Keep in touch so we can tell you about our exciting plans
and what you can do to be a part of them…

Business support for SMEs and Social Enterprises in Cornwall

The Engine Room is a business support and development programme for social enterprises and small and medium sized enterprises in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. The programme aims to provide tailored support for businesses, enabling growth, the development of new business and new products and services. The programme is open to start-ups as well as established businesses.
Funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) Convergence Programme, the service is based across four hubs in Redruth, Truro, St Austell and Liskeard and is delivered locally by CN4C, Cornwall College, Cornwall School for Social Entrepreneurs, and the Real Ideas Organisation (RIO).

The programme works with and alongside the Social Enterprise Focus allowing a complete wrap around support for all social entrepreneurs and enterprises.

What our clients can expect

Our support will be tailored according to the type of business and what stage they are at.

Engine Room Programmes

Depending on need, the nature of the business, and their location, each client will have the opportunity to access a range of additional programmes such as accelerator training, specialist activities and networking events.

For further details and to register interest, please send an email to: info@theengineroom.org.uk


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