Employment Support 01902 572397

Self-Employment Support 01902 572398


Access to Business is pleased to have the support of a number of Partners. These include:

  • SWEDA, West Bromwich
  • Wolverhampton Third Sector Partnership
  • Equality & Diversity Forum
  • Wolverhampton Learning Platform (WLP) Partnership
  • LAW Project Partnership (CAB)
  • Black Country Job Centres
  • Walsall Council

Access to Business is a member of the following networks:

  • National Enterprise Network
  • Social Enterprise West Midlands
  • Social Enterprise Mark
  • Black Country Chamber of Commerce
  • QCF (Qualification Credit Framework)

Access to Business are members of local Third Sector Partnerships including:

  • Wolverhampton Third Sector Partnership
  • Wolverhampton Learning Platform
  • Equality and Diversity Forum
  • Mental Health Employment Forum
  • LAW Project Partnership

Our Staff attend a number of meetings and forums in the city and wider Black Country contributing to the Enterprise and Employability agenda and ensuring third sector representation. These include:

  • Black Country LEP Social Enterprise Cabinet
  • Wolverhampton Employment and Skills Forum
  • Wolverhampton City Council Social Inclusion Board
  • Wolverhampton City Retailers Board
  • Wolverhampton Women's Forum
  • Wolverhampton City Council Social Enterprise Forum

In addition our Board members and the CEO sit on the following Boards:

  • Wolverhampton City Council Business champions Board
  • Wolverhampton City Council Crime Board
  • Central Youth Theatre Board


  • Wolverhampton City Council
  • The Big Lottery
  • European Regional Development Fund (ERDF)
  • DWP
  • Lloyds Foundation
  • Regional Growth Fund - Growing Places
  • RBS Group - Inspiring Women In Enterprise
  • Tinder Foundation
  • BC Housing