The Volunteer Business Support Scheme is a Hertfordshire Growth Hub service delivered by the University of Hertfordshire.  The scheme has created a network of volunteers with a business background, who will be matched with businesses to provide peer-to-peer support and guidance.

You will need to register on the Hertfordshire Growth Hub website to see details of this programme.


The Mentor Scheme, in association with the Business Finance Taskforce, provides existing businesses trading for more than 12 months with up to 12 free mentoring sessions over 6 months.

Recovery Advice for Business, the Professional and Business Services Sector and Enterprise Nation, supported by the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy, have teamed up to offer small and medium sized businesses free advice to help them recover from the impact of Coronavirus. This offer will be available until 31st December 2020.

Professional bodies and trade associations are mobilising experts in their sector to offer free calls on topics from accounting to advertising, HR and legal affairs.