Mentoring and advising a local council lead tasked with stimulating and supporting local community micro-enterprise.

Latter work has a specific focus on the cultural and systems changes needed to ensure that the use of community-led support and services becomes mainstream. The project has been highly successful, supporting over 100 community micro-enterprises which now have a place in a vibrant local directory.

The project runs alongside an active and successful Local Area Coordination programme which helps people in Thurrock to build their vision for a good life, stay strong and connected.