Antrim & Newtownabbey Council help you Go for it!

Mayor John Scott  with Alistair Smith, Ledcom and Jennifer McWilliams, Antrim Enterprise Agency.
Mayor John Scott with Alistair Smith, Ledcom and Jennifer McWilliams, Antrim Enterprise Agency.

Would-be entrepreneurs can count on support from Antrim & Newtownabbey Council following the launch their latest programme of GoForIt.

The programme features a comprehensive package of advice, training and support for anyone thinking of starting their entrepreneurial journey in the borough. Delivered on the Council’s behalf by Antrim Enterprise Agency, in conjunction with LEDCOM, participants can avail of expert guidance and mentoring along with an accredited business advisor to help with tailored direction to develop their business plan.

The programme is open to anyone over the age of 16 living in the Borough and thinking about taking the first step into self-employment.

Everyone who meets the criteria will be met for a one to one appointment where advice on how to access grants and funding, along with one to one finance and business planning, will be provided. In addition, participants will be steered to best practice guides, tools and videos to help them get started.

Anyone interested in finding out more about the programme should call 0800 027 0639 for further information on what support is available from the Council.