About The Hive

The Hive is a business support programme for people wanting to start or grow co-operative or community enterprises. Find out how our mix of online resources, training and advice can help you build a better co-operative business.

You might run a co-op or social enterprise already and want to strengthen it, be at the early stages of starting-up your business, or considering converting your organisation to co-operative or community ownership. From renewables to retail, sports to social care, if you’re looking for business support, The Hive is for you.