Social Business Wales

This site is suitable for those considering starting up or operating a social business. Social businesses include social enterprises, co-operatives, mutuals and employee owned businesses.


Social Business Wales provides intensive one-to-one support to social businesses across Wales which are looking to expand or create jobs.

Call the Business Wales Helpline on 03000 6 03000


Other sources of support for social businesses - there are a range of support providers which specialise in support to social businesses.

Find a list of support providers


Social Business Wales is funded by the European Regional Development Fund and Welsh Government. It is delivered by the Wales Co-operative Centre.

Visit the Wales Co-operative Centre website


Award-winning social businesses in Wales

Case studies

Examples of social businesses we have worked with across Wales to help grow, expand, diversify, collaborate and transform.

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Latest events
17 Jan 2019
Making Kanban Work
Stop starting, start finishing - how Kanban, implemented...
17 Jan 2019
What is appropriate antibiotic use? - Beef, Sheep & Dairy
Llanbedr Pont Steffan / Lampeter
Join us for a Farming Connect meeting open to all livestock...
17 Jan 2019
Sustainable Production Grant Events
Porthaethwy / Menai Bridge
Discover how to improve the economic...
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Latest updates from Social Business Wales

Latest updates from Business Wales