PeoplePlus provide business start-up support for anyone currently unemployed and are claiming either, Universal Credit, JSA, ESA or Income Support. Support is provided through the NEA (New Enterprise Allowance) programme.


What we offer for Pre start-up?

1-2-1 support with a dedicated Business Advisor, support creating a Business Plan and Cashflow forecast, access to seminars and workshops, continued support for the first 12 months of trading and Financial Support of up to £1,274 is also available in this scheme for each business owner. Subject to JCP approval.


What we offer for existing businesses?

Full diagnostic of Business, 1-2-1 support with a dedicated Business Advisor, access to seminars and workshops and Support with creating a Growth and Development plan to help you reach your full potential.

The programme is funded by the Department of Work and Pensions and European Social Fund.

You can access support by requesting a referral through your Work Coach at the Job Centre Plus.


Covid 19 update on service provision:

We are currently delivering remotely via Microsoft Teams, email and phone.