FranchisingWorks is an innovative social enterprise that tackles unemployment, redundancy and career transition by helping create new businesses and jobs through franchising. It provides independent advice and practical support to people interested in exploring franchising as a way into self employment.
The Programme is currently based in Greater Manchester and operates throughout the UK supporting people into franchise businesses. The majority of the people the programme has supported would not have started a business without the education, support and advice that the programme consistently delivers.
To date FranchisingWorks UK has supported:
- 3,000 + enquiries
- 1,500 + Attended our Find Out About Franchising Workshop/ Webinar
- 500 + Accessed our 1:1 Support Programme
- 100 + People Supported into starting business
- 50 + Supported with zero capital to invest
FranchisingWorks has access to sources of finance to help meet the start-up costs for successful candidates with insufficient financial resources of their own.
FranchisingWorks can support candidates with accessing funding from High Street Banks, Government Backed Financial Schemes as well as Community Development Funding Initiatives (CDFI’s). See our interview with BBC News for more information.
Please take some time to explore the Franchise Opportunities that support our programme, the services we offer and should you be interested in accessing our unique Franchise Start-up support service then do give us a call.
FranchisingWorks, 127 Portland Street, Manchester, M1 4PZ.
Supported by RBS Group, NESTA, AGMA and New Economy