How can Firstport help you?

If you want to start a social enterprise in Scotland and need support to help you get there, you are in the right place.

Starting a business can be daunting, but our support offers you a one-stop-shop for all the help you need in your journey to start a social enterprise.

Are you looking to get your ideas started this year? Check out our support below and take that first step towards making a positive change in your community!  

Business support

Whether you are at wondering where to start or are ready to grow, our free, tailored business advice and support can help you. Through the Just Enterprise programme we offer one-to-one support, as well as group sessions, workshops, and webinars all designed to help you get off to the best possible start.


We have different types of funds depending if you are looking to start or grow your social enterprise. Each fund is designed to support social entrepreneurs at different stages of their journey. From £5,000 grants to get your enterprises up and running to £50,000 repayable grants to help boost your social enterprise growth!