The Association of Mental Health Providers (The Association) Support is available to charities and social enterprises working in the mental health sector in England to make the transition to new enterprises or to grow existing ones. Organisation services need to be at least 80% supporting people with Mental Health needs.
Individual packages of financial and business support are available for successful applicants. These could include any or all of the following:
- Grants of up to £30,000 to research or test out new ideas, to launch new enterprises or grow existing ones (grants are likely to be conditional on evidence of growing income streams, using methods such as MatchTrading).
- Joining a peer cohort to share enterprise journeys.
- Training and learning opportunities tailored to needs.
- Direct advice and support.