South East Creatives [SECCADS]

South East CreativesSupporting Creative Businesses in Eastbourne

South East Creatives is a business development programme supporting growing creative practices working in Essex, East Sussex or Kent. Towner are pleased to be a partner.

The programme is for creative, cultural or digital businesses looking to cultivate their skills and broaden their professional network.

Businesses can opt for one of the following:

The Workshops and Mentoring sessions are delivered by SPACE and run from September 2019 to September 2020. Dates at Towner are 12 and 19 October 2019 and 20 and 21 March 2020.

What can successful applicants expect from the Workshop and Mentorship programme?

The emphasis is on developing creative business skills that ultimately lead to a more sustainable practice. Attendees receive a minimum of 12 hours support tailored to their individual needs through:

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How do creative businesses apply?

Request an eligibility form by emailing:

After your eligibility is confirmed, you will be directed to a regional coordinator who will discuss your needs further.

South East Creatives [SECCADS] is part-financed by the European Regional Development Fund Programme 2014 to 2020. The Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government is the managing authority for the European Regional Development Fund Programme, which is one of the funds established by the European Commission to help local areas stimulate their economic development by investing in projects which will support local businesses and create jobs.

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