Supporting Community Business 




CWCDA are a leading provider of Social Enterprise/Community business support in Coventry & Warwickshire. Each year around 300 people access our business advice services and 25 Social Enterprises start-up with our help.


We offer a range of assistance that can help community organisations at every stage of their development. Whether you are starting up or developing your organisation.


Out team of Qualified and experienced business advisers offer free business advice, training and support for start up and existing Social Enterprise/Community business.



Our services include

  • Thinking through your business idea

  • Business planning

  • Legal structures

  • Identifying & accessing finance

  • Developing business skills

  • Compliance

  • Marketing

  • Peer mentoring

  • Tendering & contracting

  • Financial controls

CWCDA Peer Mentoring Network

This new peer mentoring service will give you the opportunity to overcome business challenges through group and/or 1-1 support.

The service brings together leaders of social enterprises and community businesses to share their lived experience and support one another as a community.  

Open to all social and community enterprises in Coventry and Warwickshire.

Group Peer Action Learning Network

Monthly facilitated online action learning sets offering essential advice and practical solutions to business issues.

Join a proactive, positive and solution-focused group of likeminded peers to troubleshoot, share advice, resources and experience.


Each group member is given an opportunity to present their business challenge for feedback and support from the group. 


Build networks, connect with others and find constructive ways of responding to a challenge through mutually beneficial support. 


There will be a one hour information session on
Tuesday, 15th February at 4 p.m. 


Sign-up here to find our more without obligation:

If you have any questions please contact:  Andrew Wynne,

1-1 Peer Mentoring Support

You will be matched with a peer to support each other on a 1 to 1 basis and will therefore act as both mentor and mentee


From leadership and management, finance and fundraising, marketing, sales and income generation, access a dedicated peer mentor to help your organisation grow, and use your own experience to support others.


Sign up for 1 - 1 peer mentoring here:

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