Northumberland Small Business Service Growth and Resilience Support

Mar 19, 2024

The Northumberland Small Business Service (NSBS) is a fully-funded service that delivers a range of business support services to ambitious innovators, creative thinkers and small and micro businesses across Northumberland. The service has a particular focus on supporting businesses to unlock the barriers to growth.

The Growth and Resilience Support is available for small and micro businesses located in Northumberland. All business owners registering to the programme are able to access a dedicated Business Adviser who will work with you to help understand your business and build a plan for growth together.

The Growth and Resilience Support provides an enhanced package of support to your business to support in your business growth, including

  • One-to-one specialist adviser advice
  • Themed events workshops to support in business growth across various topics
  • Access to technical expertise support services to identify areas for resilience and business growth by supporting the development of your resilience /growth plans, introduction of new-to-firm technologies, products and services.
  • Signposting to appropriate access to finance support including the NSBS Grant Investment Fund
    *Rural Businesses as defined by the Rural England Prosperity Fund Map. Please use our eligibility checker below to check your eligibility

Find out more by visiting the Growth & Resilience Support page on the Northumberland Small Business Service website.

Or feel free to contact a member of the FADNE team to discuss more by emailing

The Northumberland Small Business Service, which is funded through UK Shared Prosperity Fund, Rural England Prosperity Fund and North of Tyne Combined Authority, is delivered by Advance Northumberland delivering on behalf of Northumberland County Council and runs until 31st March 2026.