Sheffield City Region Growth Hub Launches

Published 28th April 2016 at 10:13am

On the 27th April the Sheffield City Region launched a new initiative that provides companies with the help and support needed to enable them to grow. The Sheffield City Region Growth Hub is a point of contact for businesses large and small. It covers all 9 local authorities within the Sheffield City Region.

It has been given a core funding budget of £4.82m and will act as a gateway to other services and support. The Growth Hub will provide a number of different services including assistance with exporting, advice for new start-ups & access to finance.

The SCR Growth Hub becomes part of 39 similar initiatives nationwide. The trial of the scheme helped over 300 businesses in the region. Support is provided by a group of advisers who are experienced in running and supporting businesses.

Assistance is available to all businesses, large or small, new or established.