South Sefton Development Trust

South Sefton Development Trust is an award-winning social enterprise offering innovative start-up advice for all businesses through a series of winning workshops, our unique Ignite programme and SFEDI-accredited professional business advice. For social enterprises up to three years old we offer a range of support to help you grow – from measuring social impact, to advice on tendering for contract work, or peer mentoring – alongside one-to-one advice.

SSDT offers a range of professional support to new start and existing businesses across Merseyside. New entrepreneurs will receive support that will turn your passion into pounds – taking you from initial idea to trading. The support will be offered through a mix of:

  • Workshops
  • Seminars
  • One-to-one advice from an accredited business advisor

On registration, eligible entrepreneurs who have been through our programme will be awarded a £250 start up revenue grant. If you’re an existing Merseyside social enterprise or commercial SME looking to expand or develop we can offer you tailored, professional one-to-one support with:

  • Procurement and tendering
  • Collaboration
  • Marketing
  • Social value in contracting
  • Perfect pitching – polish your presentation skills

Address: South Sefton Development Trust, The Investment Centre, 375 Stanley Road, Liverpool, L20 3EF

Telephone: 0151 934 2637

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