Govt response to Social Enterprise Summit says “peer-to-peer support” a key issue for social enterprise

The Office of the Third Sector has published an cross-departmental response to the recent Social Enterprise Summit. The report says that “peer-to-peer support and mentoring” is a key issue for SEs and that OTS and the Dept for Business Innovation & Skills (BIS) will build on existing work with Horsemouth, the informal mentoring website, to encourage more social entrepreneurs to engage in such support.

Beyond this, however, the report seems to offer only more of the same — pledges that government departments and agencies will work together “to ensure our promotion and support activities are inclusive of social enterprise…”

  1. Charles Rapson Reply

    Or as youn put it Alun, no money then!

    • Alun Severn Reply

      Well, that was my reading of it, I’m afraid…

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