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Your gateway to finding finance, advice and support for starting or growing your business in the Humber region.

Business Support Helpline: 0300 456 3565

Youth and Entrepreneurship

The Growth Hub provides entrepreneurs in the Humber region with the support they need to turn ideas into successful businesses. Helping you develop the skills to start a business, secure funding for your business, research & development and innovation projects.The Enterprise Allowance can provide money and support to help you start your own business if you’re getting certain benefits. We can signpost you to networking organisations such as For Entrepreneurs only who can help nature your talents, together with links to various business mentors. The Prince’s Trust have enterprise programs for young people starting out in business. The Growth Hub can give guidance on what business structure  you should adopt. Find help with developing you sales and marketing Strategies.  There is lots of helpful advice for recruiting and hiring staff and apprenticeships We also have a mine of information in our Knowledge Centre

Below you will find a selection of both Humber and national organisations that will help turn your entrepreneurial talents in to a business reality.

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There are 38 organisations within Youth and Entrepreneurship.

Name Summary Phone Email
Humber Local Enterprise Partnership FUNDING - for Business through Business loan fund and Growing the Humber 01482 485260
Angelgroups FUNDING - 100’s of Angel investors who are looking for investment opportunities
British Business Bank FUNDING - Our aim is to make finance markets work better for small businesses 0114 206 2131
Chamber Acorn Fund (Humber) Ltd FUNDING - provider for new and existing businesses via Start Up Loans 01482 324976
Connect Yorkshire FUNDING - helping Yorkshire companies gain the equity and debt funding they require. 01133 845846
FundingOptions FUNDING - We match your business with funding opportunities 0843 504 7842
GRANTfinder FUNDING - grants database and includes details in excess of 8,000 funding opportunities 0844 874 0739
Hull Youth Enterprise FUNDING - Youth Enterprise Bank offers grants of up to £1,000 01482 613 775
Innovate UK FUNDING - to find and drive the science and technology innovations 01793 442700
Kingston Capital Finance FUNDING - Access to an extensive range of specialist lenders 01482 422022
Spacehive FUNDING - Platform for community based projects
Start Up Loans FUNDING - A government funded scheme to provide advice, business loans to start-up businesses 0300 456 3565
UK Crowd Funding FUNDING - by the public and small investors. 0207 096 0299
Business Is Great Britain SUPPORT - Business Resources tools to help start new ventures, and grow your business. 0300 456 3565
North East Lincolnshire Council SUPPORT - Advice for local businesses and organisations looking to relocate to the area. 01472 326142
University of Hull SUPPORT - A range of business support to start-ups and established businesses (0)1482 346311
B5Direction SUPPORT - tailored support designed to realise true growth potential. 07764 365 291
Enterprise Nation SUPPORT - Resource for Business startups and established business
Enterprising Libraries - Hull City Council SUPPORT - Business Advisor's for start-up and growth and Intellectual property Services 01482 223344/616855
Enterprising Women SUPPORT - Help business women achieve the success they want, by empowering and supporting them 08000 121365
Experience Enterprise SUPPORT - local support for business start ups and existing SME's for North Lincolnshire 01472 312121
For Entrepreneurs Only SUPPORT - Helping Entrepreneurs in Hull & East Yorkshire to Create Wealth and Jobs.
HABS SUPPORT - Humber Apprenticeship Brokerage Service 01482 244 440
Mentors Me SUPPORT - Online gateway for any enterprises looking for mentoring services.
Nesta SUPPORT - Innovation charity with a mission to help people and organisations bring great ideas to life 02074 382500
PAGE Consulting Ltd SUPPORT – Business Coaching and Specialist in Transforming Business Performance 01430 440079
The Business Success Coach SUPPORT - 1-2-1 support for small businesses 07736106053
The Prince's Trust SUPPORT -  Training, Funding for 16 to 30 year-olds who are unemployed  01482 211368
UnLtd SUPPORT - for social enterprise and social entrepreneurs 0845 850 1122
Windsor Associates Ltd t/a Admin Centre SUPPORT - service to new businesses who are just starting out and don’t know how to go about setting up their business. 01724 898455
Grimsby Institute Group TRAINING - Further and Higher Education. innovative training and education solutions 0800 012 6656
HCUK Training TRAINING - local, regional and national work based learning provider 0300 330 2010
HETA TRAINING - Group Training Association serving the Engineering Industry in the Humber region. 01482 826635
Hull College TRAINING - Providing apprentiships and skills for the workforce (01482) 329943
National Apprenticeship Service TRAINING - Apprenticeship support sercvice 08000 150 600
North Lindsey College (Kingsway Consulting Ltd) TRAINING - delivering training development, funding and business support services  01724 294040
UKTraining TRAINING - delivere training in many financial and legislative subjects for over 30 years. 01704878988
The Bizniz NETWORKING - a community that helps like minded businesses grow their connections through networking. 01482 968118