Northamptonshire Co-operative Development Agency (NCDA) has been promoting and supporting co-operatives in the County since 1981. These range from chemical manufactures to theatre groups, from electrical contractors to child care nurseries. NCDA services are now delivered by Enterprise Solutions Northamptonshire (ESN). The NCDA provide information, advice, counseling and training, assistance with sourcing relevant finances premises. NCDA is part of a network of business enterprise agencies that can help you get business idea off the ground. It is funding by Local Government and therefore a free service to residents of Northamptonshire. The Agency is your first port of call if you are thinking about starting up in business, whether you are thinking about being a sole trader, a partnership, company or a co-operative.